10 OCTOBER, 2019

October 10, 2019

Educational Seminar: “Responsible Gaming, Society and Agencies: Building a Relationship of Trust”

Trainer: Christina Golna, Innowth
Location: Trakasol Cultural Centre, Limassol
Time: 09:00 – 14:00

During the seminar, the participants will have the opportunity to be presented with the results of the first National research, which examined general’s public knowledge and opinion towards responsible gaming. The research was aimed to 18+ people, stratified by age and geographical region. Afterwards, the seminar’s participants  will join the 3 city challenge. After watching a short presentation on good practices and principles of responsible gaming, they will be asked to think, describe, and present proposals to promote responsible gaming at their organisations. At the end of the seminars, the proposals will be evaluated by a three persons Committee and the two proposals selected for implementation by the National Betting Authority, will be announced.

The training seminars are addressed to authorized personnel and employees of the industry in Cyprus.

A certificate of attendance will be given.


Trainer: Arno Nagelschmied
Location: Crown Plaza Limassol
Time: 09:00 – 19:00

CYPRUS CASINOS RG WORKSHOP (by Pinelope Georgiou, Regulatory Compliance Manager & Stylianos Kazakeos, Head of Security & Asset Protection)
RG SPECIALIST TRAINING (by Arno Nagelschmied)
CYPRUS CASINOS RG WORKSHOP (by Pinelope Georgiou, Regulatory Compliance Manager & Stylianos Kazakeos, Head of Security & Asset Protection)
RG SPECIALIST TRAINING (by Arno Nagelschmied)

Educational Seminar: Identification & Brief Advice – Sports Organisations

Trainer: Gifty Oduro-Anyan, Youth Outreach Co-ordinator, GamCare
Location: Ballroom C, The Landmark Nicosia
Time: 09:00 – 13:00

This course raises awareness of problem gambling for professional sports players, academies and the sports industry, and promotes a responsible attitude to gambling among this at-risk group.This training provides coaches and sports leaders with the knowledge and skills to screen for problem gambling. It will enable attendees to understand the complexities of the issue and will equip them with the knowledge of which services they can signpost to for further support.

This course is aimed at leaders in the sports industry who have a duty of care to their players.

*Simultaneous translation both in English and Greek, will be available.

**Please note that places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

A certificate of attendance will be given.

Information Booth at University of Cyprus

Location: University of Cyprus, Nicosia
Time: 12:00 – 15:00


Closing ceremony for the completion of the project which took place during the PIN program, #prevention and #intervention.

Location: Frederick University, Tassos Papadopoulos Room, Nicosia
Time: 18:00 – 19:30

Welcome addresses by the President of the Youth Board of Cyprus, Mr. Panayiotis Sentonas and the Chairwoman of the National Betting Authority in Cyprus, Mrs. Ioanna Fiakkou.

The PIN project was funded by the National Betting Authority and the Youth Board of Cyprus.