Annual Conference

2018 NYCPG Annual Conference on Problem Gambling

Making Connections Matter: Partnering to Unveil the Hidden Addiction

October 10-11, 2018 at the Albany Marriott

The pre-conference is scheduled for October 9, 2018.

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Each year the New York Council on Problem Gambling seeks to bring together researchers, legislators, counselors and other problem gambling experts from all over the world to increase the knowledge of NYS professionals and bring focus to this devastating disorder.  With focuses on prevention, treatment and recovery, our annual conference provides diversified training and is valuable for a variety of professions.  Additionally, NYCPG seeks to provide a strong focus on increasing awareness that treatment works and recovery is possible. 

Whether you’re an individual, family member, probation officer, school counselor, or other human services professional, you will find our keynote speakers and workshops relevant.  The NYCPG Annual Conference is the only problem gambling conference in NYS and one of the most well attended problem gambling conferences nationwide.


Conference Updates:

The 2018 Conference CATALOG is HERE!

Keynote presentation titles and descriptions are HERE.

UPDATED Conference Agenda can be seen HERE.

Learn about our 2018 conference keynote speakers by clicking HERE.

Please, help us welcome those in recovery by printing and distributing our Recovery Scholarship Flyer!

2018 Annual Conference Flyer now available.  To view, click HERE.

2018 pre-conference topic announced: Normalization and Cultural Shift: Preparing for Expanded Sports Gambling.  Click HERE to learn more!

Room reservation are now available at the Albany Marriott.  To reserve your room, please dial 800-443-8952 and use the code “PGA.”

  • Dates: October 9-11, 2018
  • Location:

    Albany Marriott

    189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 


  • Phone: 518-867-4084
  • Registration Fee: $50.00