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About the Conference

Join hundreds of industry professionals at the fifth annual New Horizons in Responsible Gambling Conference. This conference has become a hub of thought leadership in the industry, and an unmatched platform for speakers and sponsors to make an impact.

The 2017 conference will take place February 20 - 22, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Situated on the waterfront near some of Vancouver’s most famous attractions and restaurants, the Convention Centre is adjacent to the Pan Pacific Hotel.

This year’s conference will feature presentations from an impressive lineup of researchers, industry representatives, prevention specialists, and treatment specialists, who will discuss effective and innovative approaches to gambling and present strategies for healthy approaches and positive growth.

For attendees, New Horizons in Responsible Gambling can inform and inspire, and present new solutions to age-old issues. For presenters and sponsors, the conference is an unmatched opportunity to make an impact on the future of the industry.

carbon neutral event

Carbon Neutral event 2017

New Horizons is proud to be a carbon neutral event. We chose to offset our emissions with Offsetters, Canada’s leading carbon management solutions provider. By supporting their projects, we prevent the equivalent amount of greenhouse gas emissions created during the conference from being emitted somewhere else. We’re proud to do business while taking action on climate change.

Click here to view the Offsetters projects we support

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