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Events

33rd National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling

When:
July 19, 2019 – July 20, 2019 all-day
2019-07-19T00:00:00-04:00
2019-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
1550 Court Place
Denver
CO 80202
Contact:
NCPG
202-547-9204

This is the oldest and largest annual conference in the world on problem gambling issues and it also incorporates regulation and responsible gambling.

There are two days of Pre-Conference Workshops with half- or full-day sessions for small groups. The Pre-Conference includes a Summit on Sports & Gambling.

The two days of the Main Conference offer both plenary sessions with thought leaders in the field and breakout sessions. It also includes:
–National Awards for Excellence in Problem Gambling and Responsible Gambling are presented during the Friday lunch session.
–The Friday evening Highlight Event for networking at the Denver Museum of Science and Nature is included in the Main Conference at no extra charge. Guest tickets are available for friends, spouses and children.

Attendees include over 600 professionals from treatment, prevention, education, research, judicial, regulatory, legislative, and other fields, as well as the recovery community. They come from all facets of the behavioral health field and gambling industry, making this conference unique in bringing together people from all sides of the issue of gambling addiction issue to understand each other and work together.

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