From The Jockey Club
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (Aug. 16, 2016) -- Official transcripts, a video replay and PowerPoint presentations from Sunday’s 64th annual Round Table Conference on Matters Pertaining to Racing are now available at jockeyclub.com.
The conference, held in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., featured presentations on integrity, federal legislation, expanded wagering and international racing as well as an update on the activities of The Jockey Club.
Presentations were delivered by Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges of The Hong Kong Jockey Club, Jeff Novitsky of the UFC, Reps. Andy Barr (R-KY) and Paul Tonko (D-NY), Julie Broadway of the American Horse Council, Chris Kay of The New York Racing Association Inc., and Kip Levin of Betfair/TVG.
The Jockey Club’s chairman, Stuart S. Janney III, and president and COO, James L. Gagliano, also made remarks.
The conference included a brief tribute to the late Ogden Mills (Dinny) Phipps, who served as chairman of the organization for 32 years.
The Jockey Club Round Table Conference was first held on July 1, 1953, in The Jockey Club office in New York City. The following year, it was moved to Saratoga Springs, N.Y., where it has been held every August since.