Sports activities Integrity Summit introduced to happen in Brasilia

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  • GovRisk and lead associate Genius Sports activities, will collectively host the 2nd Sports activities Integrity Summit in Brasilia, on 11th Could 2023, that may convey collectively international consultants, policymakers, regulators, legislation enforcement and representatives of the sports activities, authorized, and betting industries.
  • Constructing on the success of the 2019 anti-corruption summit, this occasion will present a discussion board to foster nearer cooperation between the private and non-private sectors. Key stakeholders will focus on international finest practices on sports activities betting regulation and share ground-breaking know-how to extra successfully safeguard Brazilian sports activities in opposition to threats of betting-related corruption.
  • Excessive-profile worldwide and native delegates embrace representatives from organisations such because the Ministry of Finance, Brazilian Olympic Committee, Courtroom of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the Lawyer Common’s Workplace, United Nations Workplace on Medication (UNODC) and Crime, Interpol, ABRADIE, Genius Sports activities, Rei do Pitaco, Entain, Liga Nacional de Basquét (LNB), Athletico Paranaense, Sao Paulo Soccer Membership, BNLData and authorized representatives from Bichara & Motta, FYMSA legislation corporations, with extra companions to be introduced within the coming days.
  • To view the complete agenda and register your attendance, please click on here.

On Thursday, 11th Could The Worldwide Governance and Threat Institute (“GovRisk”) and lead associate Genius Sports activities will host Brazil’s 2nd Sports activities Integrity Summit in Brasilia. This summit follows the gathering of representatives from the Ministry of Finance, Particular Sports activities Secretariat, Public Prosecutors Workplace and Federal Police in Brasilia in October 2019. At that summit, it was agreed {that a} Sports activities Integrity Affiliation can be useful to the trade and ABRADIE has just lately launched.   Since that inaugural occasion, public scrutiny on sports activities and betting in Brazil has intensified, with match-fixing reaching endemic ranges and Brazilian soccer triggering essentially the most integrity alerts of any sport on this planet.

With the regulation of sports activities betting anticipated imminently by the Brazilian Ministry of Finance, the summit will debate the potential impacts of sports activities betting regulation in Brazil by way of taxation, licensing necessities and methods to detect, forestall and examine suspicious betting exercise.  Worldwide consultants from regulated markets such because the UK, Italy, USA and Australia will share their insights on finest practices gained from legalisation and regulation in these mature markets.

The summit will leverage essentially the most superior technical options accessible and focus on the evolution of regulatory fashions to determine and map present prison traits to assist encourage collaboration between policymakers, regulators, and the complete vary of sports activities stakeholders to guard Brazilian sports activities from match-fixing.  

Lead associate Genius Sports activities will exhibit how advances in huge information monitoring know-how, AI and specialist intelligence programs allow suspicious betting to be quickly recognized to assist forestall, detect and examine match-fixing, and bolster native and worldwide legislation enforcement efforts.

Dominic Le Moignan, Govt Director at GovRisk, mentioned: “This summit is each well timed and enormously vital, following each a rise in match fixing makes an attempt in some Brazilian soccer leagues and different high sports activities, alongside ongoing efforts to control sports activities betting in Brazil. The summit is a novel alternative for Brazil to attract classes from the successes and errors of different earlier regulated markets and to design an ecosystem that each helps sports activities groups and gamers in opposition to prison exercise and protects the integrity of Brazilian sport now and for future generations.

Mark Locke, CEO of Genius Sports activities, mentioned: “In legalised sports activities betting markets, efficient regulation supplies higher transparency, cooperation and knowledge sharing – all very important pillars to defending the integrity of sport. Though match-fixing makes an attempt are presently prevalent throughout Brazil, regulators have a as soon as in a lifetime alternative to create a number one regulatory framework that tackles this problem head on. We look ahead to working alongside different key stakeholders and sharing our in depth expertise in sports activities integrity, information and regulation to guard and improve the way forward for Brazilian sport.

Occasion Data:

Thursday, 11 Could 2023 8:15 AM – 5:30 PM EDT


Auditorium Minister Mozart Victor Russomano, SUPERIOR LABOR TRIBUNAL, Brasilia, BRASÍLIA DF, 70070-600, Brazil.

Attendance is freed from cost. Nevertheless, please word that the Summit Steering Committee has discretion over allocating tickets, as locations are restricted by the dimensions of the auditorium. A ticket request doesn’t verify attendance. To keep away from disappointment, requests for registration must be made shortly on the following hyperlink: