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Have you got “the right stuff” to be a presenter at next year’s New Horizons conference?

It seems like such a short time ago that we hosted a wonderful group of nearly 250 old and new friends at the inaugural New Horizons in Responsible Gambling conference here in Vancouver.  Although we have barely said goodbye our … Continue reading

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Why a BC gambling research centre makes sense

A couple of weeks ago the Minister responsible for gambling in British Columbia, Rich Coleman, announced an exciting new partnership. BCLC, the Government of British Columbia, and the University of British Columbia will launch a new gambling research centre.  With a … Continue reading

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Making a difference: Another story from the gaming floor

Guest post by Darren Groth. Recently, I posted several brief accounts garnered from the gaming floors of British Columbia. These stories, provided by frontline staff – including BC’s own GameSense Advisors (GSAs) – shed some light on the positive difference-making … Continue reading

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It’s a wrap: Personal perspectives on the first New Horizons conference

The first New Horizons in Responsible Gambling conference has now come and gone and for those of us engaged in its organization, it’s time to take stock and look at what we learned. Initial indicators suggest it was seen as … Continue reading

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RGAW + New Horizons in RG Conference = 1 busy month

There’s been lots going on this month for BCLC’s GameSense team what with the launch of Responsible Gambling Awareness Weeks (RGAW) in five separate BC communities, and on-going planning for the New Horizons in Responsible Gambling Conference. RGAW events took … Continue reading

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