Plenary sessions Speakers

Conference 1
Adolescent problem gambling assessment and trends in adolescent gambling 1992 to 2016​
Randy Stinchfield, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis
Conference 2
GenerationFRee: A longitudinal study on gambling among young people in Fribourg
Joan Carles Suris, Yara Barrense-Dias, Institut universitaire de médecine sociale et préventive (IUMSP), CHUV, Lausanne
Conference 3
Clients’ profiles at the gambling venues of the province of Varese
Daniela Capitanucci, AND-Azzardo e Nuove Dipendenze Association, Gallarate-Vares
Conference 4
The role of treatment in reducing gambling-related harm
David Hodgins, Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Canada (Alberta)
Conference 5
Addictive behaviors related to ICT: Similarities, differences, a network perspective
Joël Billieux, Addictive and Compulsive Behaviours Lab. Institute for Health and Behaviours, University of Luxembourg
Stéphanie Baggio, Division of Prison Health, Geneva University Hospitals and University of Geneva, and   Life Course and Inequality Research Center, University of Lausanne
Conference 6
Vulnerability to mental disorders and player protection
Gerhard Bürhinger, Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Technische Universität Dresden, Institut für Therapieforschung, München
Conference 7
Measuring gambling realated harm
Matthew Rockloff, School of Human, Health and Social Sciences, Central Queensland University, Bundaberg (Queensland)
Conference 8
Impact models for the evaluation of public gambling policies
Jean-Michel Costes, Observatoire Français des Jeux, Ministère des Finances, Paris
Conference 9
Public health issues related to gambling within countries affiliated to the MedNET co-operation network
Jallal Toufiq, Director of the Ar-razi University Psychiatric Hospital & the National Center on Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Research, Rabat, Maroc
Conference 10
The harm reduction approach towards gambling in light of the internet and new technologies
Louise Nadeau, Département de psychologie, Université de Montréal, Canada (Québec)
Conference 11
Gambling, freedom, democracy
Peter Adams, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland

Round table discussions participants

Round table discussion 1
Monitoring and “gambling” public policies issues
M. Jean-Michel Costes, Observatoire Français des Jeux, Ministère des Finances, Paris
Julie Caillon, Institut fédératif des addictions comportementales (IFAC), CHU de Nantes
Gerhard Meyer, Institut für Psychologie und Kognitionsforschung, Universität Bremen
Round table discussion 2
"Industry studies" and future of “gambling” public policies
Vladimir Pozniak, Département Santé mentale et abus de substances psychoactives, OMS
Charlotte Defremont, Mission interministérielle de lutte contre les drogues et les conduites addictives (MILDECA), Paris