GambleAware will hold it's 7th annual conference on Thursday 5th December 2019 at The King's Fund in London. The theme will be "Reducing gambling harms for children and young people".


Conference registration is now open. Please register here:

Please do register in order to guarantee a space. We request that no more than 4 people per organisation sign up.

We understand that plans change, and if you subsequently can't attend, please do log in to Eventbrite and cancel your ticket. We have an obligation as a charity to spend our resources wisely, and there is a cost implication for everyone who registers for a ticket.

Programme and speakers

The conference programme will be published here shortly.

Speakers confirmed so far include:

  • Liz Barclay - moderator (broadcaster, writer & author)
  • Neil McArthur (Gambling Commission)
  • Chris Martin (The Mix)
  • Professor Alan Emond (University of Bristol)
  • Vicki Shotbolt (Parent Zone)
  • Duncan Stephenson (RSPH)
  • Kenny Imafidon (Clearview Research)
  • Jono Baggaley (PSHE Association)
  • Chiara Marin (Fast Forward)
  • Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones (Young persons problem gambling services)
  • Viv Evans (Adfam).

About the Conference

The GambleAware Conference 2019 will bring together attendees from all gambling sectors, the research community, the regulator, government and treatment providers throughout the UK and beyond. The conference will feature an impressive line-up of speakers, interactivity with peers and a marketplace including poster presentations of GambleAware-funded research.

The aim of this year’s conference will be to focus on reducing gambling harms for children and young people.

Start: 9.30am
Finish: 4pm
Networking drinks: From 4pm

Find the venue details here.