[EVENT] Who is going to win the 2022 World Cup? – 15 November
Who is going to win the 2022 World Cup?
Expert predictions and promoting a fair game
Tuesday, 15 November, 18.00-19.15 CET
European Parliament, Brussels
The kickoff of the World Cup is fast approaching and public attention is now turning to this unique sporting event that captures the imagination of football fans across the world.
Yet the outcome of the tournament is far from certain. As the competition approaches and anticipation builds, football fans are asking: which team will be the tournament’s surprise package? Who will be the top goalscorer? And, most importantly, which team is going to win?
To make sense of it all, the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) and the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) invite you to join us for an event on Tuesday, 15 November (18.00 – 19.15 CET) in the European Parliament, Brussels. There we will hear from some of Europe’s leading sports data analysts and bookmakers about who they think will win the tournament and take stock of what is being done to promote a fair game.
- When: Tuesday 15 November 2022, 18.00-19.15 CET (followed by a networking reception).
- Where: European Parliament, Rue Wiertz 60, Brussels.
- Register: by clicking here.
- Khalid Ali, CEO, International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA).
18.05-18.10: Opening remarks
- MEP Tomasz Frankowski, Co-Chair of the Sports Group, European Parliament.
18.10-18.25: What are the educational best practices to prevent match-fixing?
- Adrien Julian, Head of Corporate Affairs – France, Kindred Group.
Moderated by Jean-François Reymond, Education Ambassador, IBIA.
18.25-19.10: Who is going to win the 2022 World Cup? Explaining and analysing the predictions
- Jason Murphy, Football Trading Manager, UK & Ireland Division, Flutter.
- Duncan Alexander, Co-Editor-in-Chief, The Analyst, Opta.
Moderated by Tina Thakor-Rankin, Co-Founder, All-In Diversity Project.
19.10-19.15: Closing Remarks
- MEP Marc Tarabella, Co-Chair of the Sports Group, European Parliament.
19.15: Networking Reception
The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) is the Brussels-based trade association representing the leading online gambling operators established, licensed, and regulated within the EU, including bet365, Betsson Group, Entain, Flutter, Kindred Group, and William Hill. EGBA works together with national and EU authorities and other stakeholders towards a well-regulated and well-channelled online gambling market which provides a high level of consumer protection and takes account of the realities of the internet and online consumer demand. EGBA member companies meet the highest regulatory standards and, in 2020, had 234 online gambling licenses to provide their services to 29 million customers across 19 different European countries. Currently, EGBA members account for 36% of Europe’s online gambling gross gaming revenue (GGR).
The International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) is the leading global voice on integrity for the licensed betting industry. Its members share a common goal of combating betting corruption to protect the integrity of sport and of their businesses. Established in 2005 and formerly known as ESSA (Sports Betting Integrity), IBIA is a not for profit association whose members include many of the world’s largest regulated betting operators, active across six continents. IBIA members undergo a rigorous due diligence process and must adhere to our code of conduct committing them to responsible betting practices.