GambleAware Annual Conference: Reducing gambling harms for children and young people - Thursday 5 December 2019

9am: Coffee / registration

9.30am: Welcome & opening remarks

  • Liz Barclay, broadcaster, writer & author (Moderator)
  • Kate Lampard, Chair, GambleAware

9.40am: Keynote speakers

  • Marc Etches, CEO, GambleAware
  • Polly Mackenzie, CEO, Demos
  • Chris Martin, CEO, The Mix

10.30am: What the evidence is telling us

  • Keynote: Professor Alan Emond, Emeritus Professor of Community Child Health, University of Bristol
  • Panel: Steve Ginnis, Research Director, Ipsos MORI; Dr David Zendle, Video Game Effects Expert & Lecturer, University of York; Professor Agnes Nairn, Professor of Marketing, University of Bristol.

11.30am: Break

12pm: What young people think: Key issues for young people, by young people

  • Keynote: Vicki Shotbolt, CEO, Parent Zone
  • Panel: Kenny Imafidon, CEO, ClearView Research; Duncan Stephenson, Deputy CEO, RSPH.

1pm: Lunch

2pm: Q&A session: Kate Lampard & Marc Etches, GambleAware

2.15pm: Education and prevention in schools

  • Keynote: Jonathan Baggaley, CEO, PSHE Association
  • Panel: Chiara Marin, Project Manager, Fast Forward; Conor Maxwell, Youth, Family Community Learning Services Team Leader, Larkhall Universal Connections; Anne Bell, Subject Specialist, PSHE Association

3.05pm: Developing treatment for children and young people

  • Keynote: Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Consultant Psychiatrist, Young Person's Gambling Services
  • Panel: Vivienne Evans, CEO, Adfam; Andy Todd, CEO, RCA Trust; Helen Garratt, Director of Clinical Services, GamCare.

4pm: Ends

4-5pm: Networking reception