The objective of the conference is to extend our knowledge on gambling and gaming within the Nordic countries. The conference will be exploring the status of problem gambling prevalence, prevention activities and treatment within the Nordic countries. Also there will be presentations on responsible gaming projects conducted by the Nordic gaming companies.
We are currently working on the program and interesting topics for the workshops. We will have as speakers leading international and Nordic researchers and experts on problem gambling as well as regulators and representatives of gaming companies.
Among our keynote speakers are Mark Griffiths (Nottingham Trent University, UK), Samantha Thomas (Deakin, Australia) and David Hodgins (University of Calgary, Canada).
Preceding the conference there will be a preconference Workshop on gaming on the 3rd of June organized in cooperation with Game Research Lab (University of Tampere).
Conference language will be English.
Our website will be continuously updated, so check it out. We will have a special website for the conference with more information. You can also find us on Facebook and on Twitter. Our conference hashtag is #SNSUS2019.
The conference will be held at the Sokos Solo Hotel Torni, Tampere. Registration for the conference and hotel booking will start in January 2019.