The third Current Advances in Gambling Research (CAGR) Conference will be held on June 28th and 29th at King’s College London. Registration is required. As we move towards a more sustainable model for the conference, we are charging a registration fee this year. However the fee is on a sliding scale, so please ensure to register at the appropriate rate.

The aim of the CAGR Conference 2023 is to provide a forum for academic researchers, clinicians, and others to discuss all aspects of gambling research and treatment. The CAGR Conference is multi-disciplinary and welcomes contributions from all academic perspectives to the scientific study of gambling and the treatment of gambling related problems.

Keynote Speakers

  • Professor Nicki Dowling, Deakin University, Australia
  • Professor Jeff Derevensky, McGill University, Canada


Registrations for CAGR 2023 are now open.

Call for Papers

The CAGR Conference 2023 Call for Papers is now open.

Alongside academic presentations from UK and International researchers of all career stages, there will be content devised and presented by individuals with lived experience of gambling-related harm.


The 2023 CAGR Conference will be held in person. While it will not be live-streamed or offered as a hybrid event, all keynote addresses and paper presentations will be video recorded and uploaded online after the conference.


The CAGR 2023 Conference will be held in line with the current guidance of the UK Government on COVID-19


Suggested accommodation near to the conference venue:

Park Plaza London Waterloo

6 Hercules Road, London, SE1 7DP

Approximately a 7-minute drive/15-minute walk from the venue

Superior double room from approximately £318.60 per night

Marlin Waterloo

111 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 7HR

Approximately a 7-minute drive/14-minute walk from the venue

Classic room from approximately £335 per night

Premier Inn County Hall

County Hall, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 7PB

Approximately a 4-minute drive/10-minute walk from the venue

Standard double room for approximately £232.50 per night

Travelodge London Central Waterloo

195-203 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8UX

Approximately a 4-minute drive/11-minute walk from the venue

Standard room from approximately £192.99 per night

NOX Waterloo

25 Lower Marsh, Lambeth, London, SE1 7RJ

Approximately a 7-minute drive/10-minute walk from the venue

Double studio room from approximately £158 per night

The Bridge Hotel

30 Borough Road, Southwark, London, SE1 0AJ

Approximately a 7-minute drive/18-minute walk from the venue

Single room (shared bathroom) from approximately £104 per night

London Waterloo Hostel

73 Lambeth Walk, London, SE11 6DX

Approximately a 7-minute drive/22-minute walk from the venue

Dorm from approximately £45 per night


The CAGR Conference 2023 is supported by funding from the Gambling Research Exchange Ontario (GREO).