ICRG Virtual Conference

ICRG Virtual Conference on Gambling and Addiction

The International Center for Responsible Gaming (ICRG) is the world’s preeminent organization dedicated to scientific research on gambling disorder and evidence-based educational programming. The ICRG’s mission is to help individuals and families affected by gambling disorder through the highest quality research and education. Nearly $40 million has been committed to the ICRG through contributions from the casino gaming industry, equipment manufacturers, vendors, related organizations, and individuals

The 21st ICRG Conference on Gambling and Addiction, in conjunction with Global Gaming Expo (G2E), is the leading annual forum on gambling disorder and responsible gambling. This year’s event will be virtual and will feature a series of webinars. Attendance is free but advance registration is required. Attendees will earn 1.5 continuing education hours.

The online program will offer a series of webinars and a virtual poster session that will allow researchers to showcase their new work.

Upcoming Webinars

OCTOBER 21, 2020
Addictive Behavior Relapse: Challenges in the Treatment of Gambling Disorder and How Mindfulness May be Helpful in Breaking the Relapse Cycle
Speaker: Katie Wittkiewitz, PhD, University of New Mexico


ICRG Virtual Conference on Gambling and Addiction Webinar Recordings

Recognizing Stigma Embedded in Diagnostic Criteria for Substance Use Disorders

September 29, 2020
Speaker: Robert Krueger, PhD, University of Minnesota

Redefining Responsible Gambling for Today's Gaming Industry

September 15, 2020
Speakers: Cait DeBaun, Senior Director, Strategic Communications & Responsibility, American Gaming Association; David Forman, Senior Director, Research, American Gaming Association; Brianne Doura; Alan Feldman, Senior Advisor, MGM Resorts International; Kahlil Philander, PhD, Assistant Professor, Washington State University

Culturally Adapting Evidence-based Treatments in Partnership with American Indians

Tuesday, August 11 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Speaker: Kamilla Venner, PhD (Ahtna Athabascan), University of New Mexico

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New Strategies in Helping Families and Loved Ones Addressing Problem Gambling

Tuesday, July 14 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Speaker: Lori Rugle, PhD

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ICRG Webinar Series

What People Do in 12-Step Programs that Mobilizes Change and Why

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT

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Patterns of Daily Fantasy Sports Play: Implications for the Emerging US Sports Betting Market

Thursday, June 18, 2020 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT

  • If you have questions for the International Center for Responsible Gaming, please contact:

    Christine Reilly
    Senior Research Director, ICRG

  • If you have questions about G2E Education, please contact:

    Tim Combatti
    Education Coordinator, G2E