• Near-Record Support for 2022 National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling

    08.09.22Julia Brunson

    Washington, DC – The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) announced today near-record sponsorship support from 39 companies and organizations for the 2022 National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling, held July 20 – 22, 2022 in Boston, Massachusetts. Sponsors spanned a wide array of problem gambling and responsible gambling industry sectors.  

    The event marked the 36th NCPG National Conference, the oldest and largest annual conference on gambling addiction and responsible gambling. Over $488,000 in direct support was contributed, with 39 companies participating to underwrite the entire conference or sponsor a portion of it. “We are grateful for the generosity and support of our many sponsors for this year’s conference,” said Keith Whyte, NCPG Executive Director. “Their contributions allow us to continue bringing premier education and networking opportunities to conference attendees, as well as bring leading education and advocacy to the field of problem gambling and responsible gambling throughout the year.” 

    Major sponsors of the 2022 National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling included:  

    Presenting Partner: Entain Foundation U.S. 

    Highlight Event Sponsor: DraftKings 

    Star Spangled Banner Sponsors: AGEM, Bally’s, DraftKings, FanDuel, Major League Baseball, Mohegan 

    NCPG National Awards Sponsor: Ohio Lottery Commission 

    Track Sponsors: Algamus Gambling Treatment Services (Exclusive Treatment Track Sponsor), Scientific Games (Exclusive Responsible Gambling Track Sponsor), MGM Resorts International (Safer Sports Betting Track Sponsor) 

    Statue of Liberty Sponsors: Caesars Entertainment, Encore Boston Harbor, IGT, Massachusetts Lottery 

    The complete list of conference sponsors can be found at www.ncpgambling.org/national-conference/2022-sponsorship/.  

    The National Conference on Gambling Addiction & Responsible Gambling brought together almost 650 stakeholders working on prevention, education, treatment, responsible gambling, regulation, research and recovery. In addition to providing attendees with in-depth training opportunities, the NCPG National Conference serves as a cross-sector conduit for connection, learning and innovation.  

    The National Council on Problem Gambling extends sincere thanks to the 2022 National Conference on Gambling Addiction and Responsible Gambling sponsors for supporting this important work and making the event possible. 

     

    About the National Council on Problem Gambling 

    The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) is neutral on legalized gambling. Based in Washington DC, NCPG is the only national nonprofit organization that seeks to minimize the economic and social costs associated with gambling addiction. If you or someone you know may have a gambling problem, contact the National Problem Gambling Helpline, which offers hope and help without stigma or shame. Call or text 1-800-GAMBLER or visit www.ncpgambling.org/chat. Help is available 24/7 – it is free and confidential. 

     

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