The Polish Foundation for Humanitarian Aid “Res Humanae” and the National Bureau for Drug Prevention are pleased to invite you to the:
The Polish Foundation for Humanitarian Aid “Res Humanae” and the National Bureau for Drug Prevention are pleased to invite you to the 6th International Conference on Pathological Gambling and Behavioural Addictions which will take place on 19-20 November 2018 in Warsaw, Poland.
The conference is addressed to experts working in the field of behavioural addictions: prevention, therapy, research and policy framework on different levels.
The problem of behavioural addictions is getting more attention worldwide and the number of diagnosed addictions related to modern technologies or gaming has been growing especially fast over the last decade. Therefore, we continue the debate from national and global perspective and to exchange knowledge about new research, guidelines and therapy and prevention approaches implemented on national and international level.
Each year we try to gather behavioural additions specialists to exchange information on newest research, epidemiology and other aspects of the problem. In previous years, we hosted, among others, Mark Potenza, Mark Griffiths or Aleksei Egorov.
Conference will be held in Polish and English. For the participants who are selected by the Conference Scientific Board as speakers, we cover the travel cost up to 350 eur and 2 nights at the hotel which is the conference venue (from Sunday to Tuesday).
If you wish to make a speech on the field of your expertise in one of the selected aspects of behavioural addictions, please, send presentation proposal before September 15th. Below, you will find presentation proposal form which shall be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The conference is co-financed by the Polish Gambling Problem Solving Fund.
We look forward to welcoming you in Warsaw.