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Main Conference Day 1 (27th November 2020)

09:00-09:30

Registration

09:30-10:00

Opening Ceremony

10:00-11:00

Keynote Speech I

"How can Technology be used to Protect Problem Gamblers Online?
An Overview of Online Responsible Gambling Tools"


Prof. Mark D. GRIFFITHS
Distinguished Professor, School of Social Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, UK

11:00-11:30

Tea Break

11:30-12:30

Keynote Speech II

"The Emerging Science of Mindfulness Programs for Addictions"


Prof. Nirbhay SINGH
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, USA

12:30-14:00

Lunch

14:00-14:45

Plenary Presentation I

"The Diagnosis and Assessment of Gaming Disorder"


Dr. Chih-hung KO
Associate Professor & Director, Psychiatric Department, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan

14:45-15:30

Plenary Presentation II

"Mobile Health Interventions for Smoking and Alcohol Behaviors"


Dr. Kelvin Man-ping WANG
Associate Professor, School of Nursing, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, HK

15:30-16:00

Tea Break

16:00-17:30

Parallel Paper Presentation
Track 1

Parallel Paper Presentation
Track 2

Sharing Session

Track 3

(Theme 1: Emerging trends and insights of addiction in behavioral, psychological, medical, epidemiological and sociological perspectives)

(Theme 2: Inspirations from research on the etiology, prevention, identification and treatment of problem gambling and addiction)

(Theme 3: Moving the boundaries: co-creating innovated addiction service with medical and business collaboration)


Conducted in English with simultaneous interpretation into Cantonese and Mandarin



Main Conference Day 2 & Post-Conference Workshop (28th November 2020)

09:00-09:30

Registration

09:30-11:00

Parallel Paper Presentation
Track 4

(Theme 1: Emerging trends and insights of addiction in behavioral, psychological, medical, epidemiological and sociological perspectives)

Parallel Paper Presentation
Track 5

(Theme 2: Inspirations from research on the etiology, prevention, identification and treatment of problem gambling and addiction)

Sharing Session

Track 6

(Theme 4: Integrating knowledge of new technology into service development or implementation)

11:00-11:30

Tea Break

11:30-12:15

Plenary Presentation III

"Integrating Knowledge of New Technology into Service Development"


Ms. Rosana Wai-man WONG
Vice President, Smart City Consortium, HK

12:15-12:30

Closing Ceremony

12:30-14:00

Lunch

14:00-17:00

Post-Conference Workshop

Workshop I

"Advanced Clinical Workshop on the Treatment of Pathological/Disordered Gambling"



Prof. Robert LADOUCEUR
Professor Emeritus, School of Psychology, Laval University, Canada

Workshop II

"Mindfulness Approach to Addiction"



Prof. Samuel Yeung-shan WONG
Director, Professor and Head, Division of Family Medicine and Primary Healthcare, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK



Mr. Ka-tsun TING
Clinical Psychologist, Kowloon Hospital, Hospital Authority, HK


Conducted in English with simultaneous interpretation into Cantonese and Mandarin