Sports betting professionals will have the chance to take a look into the future trends that will shape the sports betting industry when the popular Matchbook Traders Conference is held in London on November 1st.
Rapidly growing online betting exchange Matchbook, which over the last two years has significantly revamped its product and attracted major new investment, is hosting the second edition of the Conference, at 155 Bishopsgate, close to Liverpool Street station in London. Well over 600 industry professionals are likely to be attending, including some of the most influential figures in the sports betting and matched betting industry.
The range of attendees is likely to amount to a who’s who of sports betting, with everyone from academics to professional gamblers and sports betting traders and executives invited as the sports betting and trading worlds get together to share insight and talk shop.
With just a few weeks to go until the event, the final details of guest speakers have yet to be confirmed, but we know about two of the event’s nine sessions.
From 11am in the event’s main hall, an expert NFL panel will assemble to offer their NFL-related analysis and insight. Already confirmed to be in attendance are pro gamblers Neil Channing and Nick Goff, broadcaster Michael Carlson and EGR Intel’s news editor, Brad Allen.
Following the expert NFL panel, conference attendees will enjoy an audience with legendary gambler Harry Findlay, known for his breathtaking gambling exploits and advocacy of betting exchanges. Findlay will be discussing his new book, ‘Gambling for Life’ as well as sharing some betting anecdotes and his thoughts on the state of the sports betting industry.
Talking about the upcoming event with SBC News, Matchbook’s brand manager, Danielle Desroches, said that the second edition of the Matchbook Traders Conference promised to offer a wide range of voices from the world of sports betting and hinted that there would be more news of interesting speakers to come:
“We’re really excited to bring the Matchbook Traders Conference back to London this year. Drawing on the success from our first event, we’re bringing together some of the sharpest minds in the betting world – bit by bit we’re announcing our diverse range of speakers on our website.”