Past Discovery Webinars


Refresh, Rethink. Hot topics for RG Check.

November 26, 2020

Sponsored by OLG

RG Check has long been used as a validation tool by operators around the globe to measure the efficacy of their RG programming. In 2021 RGC will launch an update to the standards and accreditation after an extensive review of research and best practice.

In this webinar, Tracy Parker, Director of RG Check and Judith Glynn, M.Sc., President, PRET Solutions, and Christine Rhodes, Associate Partner, Sustainability Services, EY engage you in a discussion on the evolving role of standards and how they further responsible gambling goals.

Speakers:

Tracy Parker

Director of RG Check 

Judith Glynn, M.Sc.

President, PRET Solutions

Moderated by: Christine Rhodes, Associate Partner, Sustainability Services, EY


The Next Normal: Improved Safeguards for Online Gambling

Oct 1, 2020

Sponsored by OLG

In an era of rapidly expanding online gambling, new, forward-thinking solutions are needed to minimize harms and help gamblers manage their play.

This webinar will support regulators and operators with the information they need to integrate emerging practices related to self-exclusion, player tracking, and individualized player messaging in online gambling. In this session, we will discuss how to implement these industry-leading tools, and explore how to evaluate and articulate the impact they can have on player health and the industry’s bottom line.

Speakers:

Dr. Michael Auer

Managing Director, Neccton

Melissa Etherington

Partnerships & Business Development, Gamban

Moderated by: Janine Robinson, RGC

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Returning to Casino/Land-based Gaming:
What Operators Need to Know.

May 28th, 2020

Sponsored by OLG

Many land-based gambling venues have closed due to COVID-19. This session will explore the potential impact to players and their behaviour and what on-site resource centres (RGIC’s) can do to support players and staff once they return to the venues.

Speakers:

Lorelle Muller Lumsden

Director, PlaySmart Centres

Janine Robinson

Director, Centre for the Advancement of Best Practices

Happie Poonian

Regional Team Lead Player Health – BCLC

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Online Gambling in Unprecedented Times: Risks and RG Strategies

May 13th, 2020

How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted online gambling behaviours and risk? This session shares what operators can do now to strengthen safeguards in this era of heightened risk and how evidence-informed programming can support players and operators now and over the long term.

Viewers will learn:

  • How the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting online gambling behaviours and risks
  • What operators can do now to minimize risks for their customers
  • How evidence-informed programming can support players and operators now and over the long term

Speakers:

Janine Robinson

Director, Centre for the Advancement of Best Practices

Dr. Sasha Stark

Senior Researcher, Centre for the Advancement of Best Practices

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