Keynote speaker

man in checkered suit

Sanjay Khanna

Futurist and Strategic Advisor

All speakers

Alfonso Diaz


Angela Voght

Director, Indigenous Services at BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program

Anita Patel

Independent Health Economics Consultant

Bing Feng

Senior Research Associate at Behavioural Economics in Action at Rotman

Brett Abarbanel

Director of Research, International Gaming Institute at University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Brianne Doura-Schawohl

Vice President of US Policy and Strategic Development at EPIC Risk Management

Dennis Dion


Doug Scott

Deputy Minister, Crown Agencies Secretariat

Etienne White

Vice President, Brands for Good at Sustainable Brands

Eve Limbrick-Oldfield

Researcher at the Centre for Gambling Research, University of British Columbia

Happie Poonian

GameSense Team Leader at BCLC

Heather Wardle

Gambling Research and Policy Specialist

Jamie Wiebe

Director of Player Health at BCLC

Jennifer Gregg

Clinical Therapist at BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program

Keith Whyte

Executive Director at the National Council on Problem Gambling

Kahlil Philander

Assistant Professor at Washington State University

Kristi Lane Sinclair

Film Director and Producer

Lara Ellison

Narrative Therapy Trainer

Luke Clark

Director, Centre for Gambling Research at UBC

Lynda Cavanaugh

Interim President & CEO at BCLC

Margaret Sigsworth

Gambling Outreach Support Contractor, BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program

Marshall Behrns

Senior Manager, Innovation at BCLC

Martin Lampman

Director, Customer Support Operations at BCLC

Matty Devenish

Narrative Therapy Trainer

Mike Rowlands

President and CEO at Junxion Strategy

Omer Sattar

Co-Founder and Executive Vice President, Strategic Initiatives at Sightline Payments

Paul Burns

President and CEO at Canadian Gaming Association

Peter ter Weeme

Chief Officer of Social Purpose and Vice President, Player Experience at BCLC

Phillip Haid

Founder & CEO at Public Inc.

Richard Fenster

Director, Corporate Strategy and Culture Transformation at BCLC

Richard Wood

Owner, GamRes

Sara Eliesen

Manager, Player Health Programs & Integration at BCLC

Sharon Collard

Research Director at the Personal Finance Research Centre, University of Bristol

Stephanie Papik

Director for Strategic Integration of Indigenous Knowledge, Cultural Safety and Humility at Province of British Columbia

Stewart Groumoutis

Director, eGaming Operations at BCLC

Trevor Penner

Director of Digital Enablement at BCLC

Trudy Smit Quosai

Chief Executive Officer at GREO