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2021 New Horizons in Responsible Gambling Conference

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Scavenger Hunt
2021-03-07T14:00:00Z 2021-03-09T08:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Scavenger+Hunt https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Welcome and Opening Remarks
Lynda Cavanaugh
2021-03-09T08:00:00Z 2021-03-09T08:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Welcome+and+Opening+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Power of Foresight in Gambling Innovation
Sanjay Khanna shares insights on global change and its implications for cultures of play and innovation in a post-pandemic era.
Sanjay Khanna
2021-03-09T08:20:00Z 2021-03-09T09:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles +The+Power+of+Foresight+in+Gambling+Innovation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Break
2021-03-09T09:20:00Z 2021-03-09T09:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Gambling Harm - Can we measure what matters?
Take a look at the different approaches and limitations with harm minimization programs and policies & examine future stages of development.
Heather Wardle Anita Patel Trudy Smit Quosai
2021-03-09T09:30:00Z 2021-03-09T10:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Gambling+Harm+-+Can+we+measure+what+matters%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Breaking Through the Sludge – Understanding Human Behaviour
Learn how behavioural science can be applied to encourage safer play behaviours while recognizing the sludge that can create barriers.
Bing Feng
2021-03-09T09:30:00Z 2021-03-09T10:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Breaking+Through+the+Sludge+%E2%80%93+Understanding+Human+Behaviour+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Break
2021-03-09T10:30:00Z 2021-03-09T10:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Future direction of cashless technology: Can RG catch up?
The days of cash-based transactions are numbered. Learn about the direction of cashless technology and how it can impact player behaviours.
Eve Limbrick-Oldfield Marshall Behrns Trevor Penner
2021-03-09T10:40:00Z 2021-03-09T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Future+direction+of+cashless+technology%3A+Can+RG+catch+up%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Beyond the Laboratory – Research During a Global Pandemic
How has gambling research pivoted in response to COVID-19? The Centre for Gambling Research at UBC highlights new insights and techniques.
Luke Clark Fiza Arshad Gabriel Brooks Ke Zhang Xiaolei Deng Xiaolei Deng
2021-03-09T10:40:00Z 2021-03-09T11:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Beyond+the+Laboratory+%E2%80%93+Research+During+a+Global+Pandemic+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lunch Programming: New Horizons Exclusive Screening of "Balance"
Angela Voght, Director Indigenous Services at BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program | Kristi Lane Sinclair, Film Director and Producer
2021-03-09T11:40:00Z 2021-03-09T12:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Lunch+Programming%3A+New+Horizons+Exclusive+Screening+of+%22Balance%22 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Exploring World Views, Perspectives and Approaches
Explore how collaborative approaches can support community engagement, promotion of healthy play, problem prevention and support programs.
Alfonso Díaz Stephanie Papik Matty Devenish
2021-03-09T12:40:00Z 2021-03-09T13:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Exploring+World+Views%2C+Perspectives+and+Approaches https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Marketing with Social Impact
Learn how organizations can leverage their purpose to drive broader positive change.
Mike Rowlands Peter ter Weeme Phillip Haid
2021-03-09T12:40:00Z 2021-03-09T13:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Marketing+with+Social+Impact https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Retail “investing”- Is a tsunami of day trading risk coming?
Learn about the overlap between gambling and trading, and impacts on individual-level financial risk.
Sharon Collard
2021-03-10T09:00:00Z 2021-03-10T10:10:00Z America/Los_Angeles Retail+%E2%80%9Cinvesting%E2%80%9D-+Is+a+tsunami+of+day+trading+risk+coming%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Around the World With Positive Play: New Trends & Findings
What does positive play look like? Dr. Wood defines the players that need the most support and highlights ways to optimize RG policies.
Richard Wood Sara Eliesen
2021-03-10T09:00:00Z 2021-03-10T10:10:00Z America/Los_Angeles Around+the+World+With+Positive+Play%3A+New+Trends+%26+Findings https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Break
2021-03-10T10:10:00Z 2021-03-10T10:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Break https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Regulatory Rules of Sports Betting
Industry experts provide insights into sports betting regulation by breaking down the restrictive vs. customized approaches to regulation.
Stewart Groumoutis Keith Whyte Brianne Doura-Schawohl
2021-03-10T10:20:00Z 2021-03-10T11:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Regulatory+Rules+of+Sports+Betting https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Is it Gambling?: Breaking Down Esports, Video & Social Games
From social casino games to esports, this session breaks down the risks and consequences of the presence of gambling amidst gaming products.
Marshall Behrns Brett Abarbanel
2021-03-10T10:20:00Z 2021-03-10T11:20:00Z America/Los_Angeles Is+it+Gambling%3F%3A+Breaking+Down+Esports%2C+Video+%26+Social+Games https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Lunch Programming: 2021 New Horizons Kahoot Trivia 11:30AM – 12:00PM
2021-03-10T11:20:00Z 2021-03-10T12:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Lunch+Programming%3A+2021+New+Horizons+Kahoot+Trivia+11%3A30AM+%E2%80%93+12%3A00PM https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Compassion 2.0: Synthesizing Technology & Humanity
Technology will only get us so far. What's missing? Our panel of experts will discuss the importance of human skills in shaping the future of player support.
Happie Poonian Jennifer Gregg
2021-03-10T12:30:00Z 2021-03-10T13:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles Compassion+2.0%3A+Synthesizing+Technology+%26+Humanity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnew-horizons-in-responsible-gambling-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Heather Wardle

Gambling Research and Policy Specialist, University of Glasgow

Happie Poonian

GameSense Team Leader, BCLC

Stewart Groumoutis

Director, eGaming Operations, BCLC

Richard Wood

Owner, GamRes

Sharon Collard

Research Director at the Personal Finance Research Centre, University of Bristol

Mike Rowlands

President and CEO, Junxion Strategy

Alfonso Díaz

Therapist, GPEB

Marshall Behrns

Senior Manager, Innovation, BCLC

Eve Limbrick-Oldfield

Researcher at the Centre for Gambling Research, UBC

Lynda Cavanaugh

Interim President & CEO, BCLC

Jennifer Gregg

Clinical Therapist at BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program, GPEB

Brett Abarbanel

Director of Research, International Gaming Institute, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Keith Whyte

Executive Director, the National Council on Problem Gambling

Peter ter Weeme

Chief Officer of Social Purpose and Vice President, Player Experience, BCLC

Matty Devenish

Private practice therapist, Narrative Therapy Trainer, GPEB

Stephanie Papik

Director for Strategic Integration of Indigenous Knowledge, Cultural Safety and Humility, Province of BC

Sanjay Khanna

Futurist and Strategic Advisor

Xiaolei Deng

CGR Researcher, UBC

Ke Zhang

CGR Researcher, UBC

Gabriel Brooks

PhD Candidate, Clinical Psychology, UBC

Fiza Arshad

PhD Student, UBC

Luke Clark

Director, Centre for Gambling Research, UBC

Trevor Penner

Director of Digital Enablement, BCLC

Trudy Smit Quosai

Chief Executive Officer, GREO

Anita Patel

Independent Health Economics Consultant

Brett Abarbanel

Director of Research, International Gaming Institute, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Brianne Doura-Schawohl

Vice President of US Policy and Strategic Development, EPIC Risk Management

Sara Eliesen

Manager, Player Health Programs and Integration, BCLC

Phillip Haid

Founder & CEO, Public Inc.

Peter ter Weeme

Chief Officer of Social Purpose and Vice President, Player Experience, BCLC

Xiaolei Deng

Researcher at the Centre for Gambling Research, University of British Columbia

Bing Feng

Senior Research Associate at Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman, University of Toronto

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