Past Discovery Webinars

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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