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2nd Aug 2022 Rowan Walker

GambleAware 10th Annual Conference – Call for Proposals

GambleAware is inviting people to submit proposals to contribute to their 10th Annual Conference, ‘Taking action to tackle gambling harms as a public health issue’.

London, 29 July 2022: GambleAware, the leading charity keeping people safe from gambling harms, is inviting individuals, organisations and networks to submit a proposal to contribute or present at their Annual Conference on Wednesday 7 December 2022. 

The theme for this year’s conference in will be ‘Taking action to tackle gambling harms as a public health issue’ and will explore themes around addressing stigma and inequalities within the context of public health.

GambleAware’s ambition is to create a varied and engaging agenda, by allowing others to help shape the programme and share their learnings with a diverse audience. To achieve this, the charity is keen to feature contributors and voices from across the research, prevention and treatment sectors, as well as voices of communities who have experienced gambling harms. This will help provide the audience with the opportunity to her more about the broad range of work being delivered to help prevent gambling harms in Great Britain.

Applicants are encouraged to explore a range of topics which can be applicable to the overarching theme of public health, such as:

  • Stigma
  • Inequalities
  • Cost of living crisis
  • Population health
  • Regulation

There are limited speaking opportunities available, however there will some additional exhibition space available for poster presentation for a selection of bidders not chosen to present.  All submissions will be reviewed by an external panel of experts and an eligibility panel. The deadline for submissions is Friday, 12th August 2022.  

If you would like to submit an abstract (proposal), you can click here for the application form. 

Any questions and submissions should be sent to: events@gambleaware.org.