Online Gambling Served Well By Studies Conference

Published Friday, May 09, 2014 -
Online Gambling Served Well By Studies Conference

The many different aspects of the online gambling industry also include the study of the digital impacts related to this new way of betting. Academics all over the world place a great deal of importance on knowing the consequences of activities the public engages in order to catch issues before they become harmful to society or unmanageable.

Helsinki, Finland will be hosting the 10th European Conference on Gambling Studies and Policy Issues this September 9 through 12, 2014 at the Hilton Kalastajatorppa. This conference brings together experts from all over the world from every discipline related to the field. The focus of the organization is to open up the lines of communication among professionals involved in commercial gaming. These include governments or regulatory bodies, the gaming industry operators and  those who have made gaming a subject of technical and controlled studies. Problem gambling treatment and those involved in the process are sure to want to attend this Conference.

The good work this group does by providing  a forum for the detailed study, discussion and sharing of knowledge and all other material relating to the study of gambling in Europe.  The base of comparison in the historical, economical, mathematical, social and psychological aspects of gambling is a positive step in co ordinate learning. The knowledge leads to a better understanding by politicians and law makers enabling development, evaluation and creating  of regulated gambling. Ethical marketing and the management of gambling opportunities and the possible consequences which include pathological gambling with the provision of prevention and treatment programmes are talked about at length. It is interesting to note that the EASG avoids taking a communal view about any specific issue relating to gambling. Membership of the EASG is open to students, academics, researchers, representatives from regulatory bodies, representatives from the gaming industry and problem gambling treatment professionals. The conference language will be in English and for all those planning now the committee message says they hope to see you in Helsinki.


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