Keynote speakers

Dr Robert Williams

Dr. Williams  is a professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada and also a Research Coordinator for the Alberta Gambling Research Institute. Read more»

Bill Robinson

Bill Robinson BA, M Couns, is a counsellor with over thirty years' experience. He has extensive experience working with mental health issues and in recent years has focussed more on counselling couples and families. Read more»

Professor Jim Orford

Jim Orford trained in clinical psychology and obtained his PhD at the Institute of Psychiatry in London. He has researched and written extensively about alcohol, drug and especially gambling problems. Read more»

Kate Roberts

Kate Roberts is a senior, AASW accredited Mental Health Social Worker and RGF Accredited Problem Gambling Counsellor Supervisor.  Kate has a 30 year background as a health practitioner and consultant adult educator.  Read more»

Professor Malcolm Battersby 

Malcolm Battersby is Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Flinders Human Behaviour and Health Research Unit and course leader of the Mental Health Science programs at Flinders University. Read more»

Professor Murat Yucel 

Professor Yucel is a Professorial Fellow within the School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, where directs the Monash Clinical and Imaging Neuroscience (MCIN) laboratory. Read more»

Dr Luke Clark

Dr Clark was appointed the inaugural Director of the Centre for Gambling Research at University of British Columbia, Vancouver, in July 2014. Read more»

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