Wednesday 5 December 2018 - Reducing gambling-related harm: diversity

The conference programme below will be updated as further speakers are confirmed.

9am: Coffee / registration

9.30am: Welcome & opening remarks

  • Liz Barclay, broadcaster & journalist (Moderator)
  • Kate Lampard CBE, Chair, GambleAware

9.45am: Keynote speakers

  • Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport and Civil Society, DCMS
  • Neil McArthur, CEO, Gambling Commission
  • Kate Bosomworth, Chief Marketing Officer, M&C Saatchi

10.30am: Diversity in Health

  • Keynote: Steven Lacey, Director, The Outsiders
  • Panel: Cynthia Foralin, Public Health Insights; Liz Karter, Level Ground; Ruth Champion, GambleAware; Saffron Cordery, NHS Providers; Jean Mulleary, Betknowmore UK

11.30am: Break

12pm: Diversity in Research

  • Keynote: Janine Robinson, MD, Responsible Gambling Council, Canada
  • Panel: Kenny Imafidon, Clearview Research; Dr Bianca Bailey Wilson, GambleAware; Professor Gerda Reith, University of Glasgow; Caroline Norrie, Kings College London; Professor Marcantonio Spada, London South Bank University

1pm: Lunch

2pm: Diversity in Consumers

  • Keynote: Marie-Claire Isaaman, Chief Executive, Women in Games
  • Panel: Dr Emma Casey, Northumbria University; Patricia Macauley, Multicultural Marketing Consultancy; Phil Cronin, Tombola; Richard Flint, Sky Betting & Gaming

3pm: Diversity in Business

  • Keynote: Micky Swindale, Partner, KPMG
  • Panel: Christina Thakor-Rankin and Kelly Kehn, All-in Diversity Project; Mike Rothwell, Caesars Entertainment EMEA; Lydia Barbara, Microgaming; Ruth Prior, William Hill; Aziz Alajaji, myGwork

4pm: Ends

4-5pm: Networking reception