Kindred Group hosts Responsible Gaming Conference

Fri, 08 Sep, 2017 08:00 CET

Kindred Group, together with the Foundation for Social Welfare Service, hosts the Responsible Gaming Conference in Malta for the second consecutive year, bringing together experts from various fields to openly discuss responsible gaming. 

Kindred Group (previously Unibet Group) is once again arranging the Responsible Gaming Conference together with the Foundation for Social Welfare Services on Malta. The conference will bring together leading academics, researchers, gaming operators, psychologists, regulators, authorities and treatment agencies under one roof to discuss the important topic of responsible gaming. 

“We are delighted to continue this collaboration with FSWS that started last year, which facilitates an open and important discussion on responsible gaming between the industry, academia and other key stakeholders. Responsible gaming is an area we consider a key building block in our sustainable business strategy and therefore a topic we will continue to drive”, says Henrik Tjärnström, Kindred Group CEO.

The Conference will be addressed by the Hon. Silvio Schembri who is Malta’s Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Affairs, Digital Economy and Innovation within the Office of the Prime Minister and Dr Michael Falzon, the Minister for Social Policy. Other speakers include Mr Henrik Tjärnström (Kindred Group CEO), Mr Alfred Grixti (Foundation for Social Welfare Service CEO), the Malta Gaming Authority and the UK Gambling Commission.

The conference will also host several key-note speakers including renowned academics such as Professor Mark Griffiths (Nottingham Trent University), Dr Jonathan Parke, Mr John Hartson and Mr Justyn Larcombe.

For further information, bookings and livestream link, visit our event-website on www.rgcmalta.com. All proceeds of the conference will go to Agenzija Appogg, a local treatment centre. The event will take place at the InterContinental Arena Conference Centre on Malta on September 20. The Responsible Gaming Foundation is a proud partner of this year’s Responsible Gaming Conference.

For more information:

Ewout Keuleers, Group General Counsel
+44 7810 206175

Keith Caruana, Player Safety Communications Manager
+356 99047737 


About Kindred Group

Kindred Group is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap, and is one of Europe’s largest online gambling operators. Kindred Group is home to 11 brands, which serve over 20 million customers worldwide. Kindred Group is a member of the European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) and founding member of ESSA (sports betting integrity). Kindred Group is audited and certified by eCOGRA for compliance with the 2014 EU Recommendation on Consumer Protection and Responsible Gambling (2014/478/EU). Read more on www.kindredgroup.com


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