NOVOMATIC: Participant Safety Symposium With First-Charge Members and a Lengthy Custom
November 16, 2023
The gaming know-how group NOVOMATIC hosted what’s now its ninth stakeholder dialog on tips on how to proceed improving participant safety efforts. The occasion in Gumpoldskirchen, Decrease Austria, was attended by a global panel of consultants and greater than 100 contributors. Lots of them make an energetic contribution to participant safety efforts day by day with their associated work.
Gumpoldskirchen, November 16, 2023 – Participant safety and prevention have been the order of the day on the Accountable Gaming Symposium on Tuesday: From preventative measures within the working enterprise of the subsidiary ADMIRAL to regulatory facets – the first-rate panel of consultants agreed that taking duty is the important thing to sustainable enterprise. NOVOMATIC additionally used the occasion to emphasise that the Group is just energetic in markets with a transparent set of legal guidelines and rules, and that participant safety performs a key position right here. The significance of this subject was additionally underscored by the truth that Robert Hofians, Supervisory Board of NOVOMATIC AG, and Alexander Legat, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ADMIRAL Casinos & Leisure AG, each attended.
The contributors of the Accountable Gaming Symposium have been warmly welcomed by Johannes Gratzl, Govt Board Member of NOVOMATIC AG, on the headquarters in Gumpoldskirchen. Gratzl started by emphasizing the good significance of Accountable Leisure throughout the Group:
“We’re consistently implementing measures designed to make additional enhancements within the space of prevention, a few of which go far past what’s required by legislation, confirmed by the very fact we’re licensed in accordance with the best worldwide participant safety commonplace of the World Playing Steerage Group (G4), making us the primary Austrian gaming firm to obtain such certification.”
The heads of scientific psychology on the Anton Proksch Institute, Oliver Scheibenbogen and Ute Andorfer, emphasised the significance of an energetic sense of duty of their presentation: “Actively supporting participant safety measures is not only about fulfilling authorized necessities, but in addition
about actively enterprise prevention work and making a big contribution to sustainable enterprise practices. Accountable gaming or playing means taking duty, each by the corporate and by the shopper – an indication of a solidarity relating to working collectively to combat the
threat of dependancy.”
Monika Racek, Govt Board Member of ADMIRAL Casinos & Leisure AG, defined the particular options of participant safety within the Austrian market: “Making certain participant safety throughout the board has now change into an important issue when licenses are issued. Luckily, our deal with repeatedly optimizing our Accountable Leisure on the premise of scientific ideas started a number of years in the past, which signifies that we are actually a pioneer in participant safety throughout Europe.” The community of ADMIRAL branches contains numerous skilled prevention officers accountable
for introducing ever-better participant and youth safety measures. Representatives of ADMIRAL then offered the prevention work and the excellent coaching idea.
Christoph Neubauer, Head of Group CR & Sustainability at NOVOMATIC AG, gave an summary of the excellent measures in worldwide markets. He highlighted the heterogeneous nature of worldwide necessities within the gaming sector, every of which requires market-specific accountable gaming measures. As well as, Bernhard Teuchmann and Jaime Estalella, each Managing Administrators at NOVOMATIC Spain, defined the Spanish idea for sustainable gaming and offered an modern and forward-looking prevention platform for making accountable use of recent applied sciences.
The Accountable Gaming Symposium befell for the primary time as a “Inexperienced Occasion” this yr, having been licensed in accordance with the factors of the Austrian Ecolabel. Additional data on NOVOMATIC’s intensive vary of Accountable Gaming measures may be discovered at :www.novomatic.com/cr