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Learn how skill and knowledge factor into games of chance

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Finding Help | GameSense

If you find yourself gambling too much, or if it no longer feels like a game, there’s help if you need it.

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Alan Feldman | 2017 Speakers

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RESPONSIBLE GAMING

MGM Resorts International

Mr. Feldman oversees the planning and implementation of the Company’s policies on industry issues and serves as a key member of the development team. As one of the principal architects of the Company’s industry-leading Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, Mr. Feldman guides the Company’s responsible gaming policies and programs.

Mr. Feldman was elected as Chairman of the Board of the National Center for Responsible Gaming in January 2012 and has been a long-serving member of the Advisory Board of the Nevada Council on Problem Gambling.

In 2002, the Casino Management Association honoured him as the Gaming Professional of the Year and in 2009, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award in Gaming Communications from the American Gaming Association (AGA). Mr. Feldman is a regular guest lecturer at the International Gaming Institute at UNLV and a faculty contributor for the International Executive Development Program at UNR. He serves as a Board Affairs Advisor to the Macau Gaming Management Association.

Mr. Feldman is a member of the Board of Directors of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts, and the Executive Committee of the Las Vegas Centennial Commission. 

View from the Top: Leadership Perspectives on Responsible Gambling

The gambling industry has a long history of providing unique entertainment experiences for players around the world. From changing demographics to economic fluctuations to increased scrutiny and regulation, it also faces its share of challenges.

In this exclusive event, join Jim Lightbody, BCLC President & CEO, along with Alan Feldman, VP of Global Industry Affairs, MGM Resorts, as they discuss their experiences in leading influential and high-performing organisations. This conversation will include a leadership-level perspective on how the industry is supporting socially responsible business practices, what issues business and policymakers need to address together, and how best practices are evolving to improve the player experience.