WCPG’s 23rd Annual Statewide Conference



Start Time

8:00 am

End Time

4:00 pm

About the Event

The WCPG’s 23rd Annual Statewide Conference has been scheduled for March 17th – 18th,  2022! (pre-conference March 16th) It will be held at the Milwaukee Marriott West.

“Building Tomorrow’s Vision Through Awareness, Education, and Prevention”

Who Should Attend:
Persons involved in problem gambling research, treatment and/or prevention – Criminal Justice personnel – Employee Assistance personnel – Mental health professionals, social workers, addiction counselors – Friends and family – members of problem gamblers – Human resource staff – Elected and non-elected tribal officials – Elected state and municipal officials – Gaming industry personnel – Educators and students – Clergy – Compulsive Gamblers

A limited number of rooms are available on a first-come/first-serve basis. Reservations should be made prior to February 14th, 2022 to be eligible for the conference rate of $119.00 (plus tax) per night. There is no guarantee if made after February  14th. To reserve your room, call the Milwaukee Marriott West at 877-651-7666 and refer to the WCPG Conference. All reservations must be guaranteed by credit card or advance deposit. The Milwaukee Marriott West is located at W231N1600 Corporate Court, Waukesha, WI 53186.

Exhibitor Information:
Individuals and organizations wishing to give their organization additional visibility within the problem gambling field may register as exhibitors. The deadline for registration is February 14, 2022. The cost for one table is $175, which includes registration for one person to accompany your booth and take part in conference presentations and meals during the event. Exhibitor applications are available on our website.

A limited number of scholarships are available, including the Susan Hengst Scholarship for recovering gamblers and the Richard Stanchfield Scholarship. The deadline for scholarship applications is February 14, 2022, and they are available on our website.

Registration Information:
Pre-Registration is required. If you plan to attend Ethics, you MUST check the Ethics box listed on the registration form to participate in the presentation. A $25.00 administration fee will be charged for conference registration cancellations. Absolutely no cancellation refunds after February 14th, 2022. For additional brochures, directions, accommodation information, or any other additional information, please contact the WCPG.

Conference Agenda: 

Who is presenting at the conference:

Attendee’s quotes from past WCPG Annual Conferences:

  • “Some very useful and practical ideas”
  • “Overall I was tremendously impressed with the quality and variety of presentations.”
  • “This conference is always one to look forward to. Well run, great variety of topics”
  • “Thanks for all the work to provide an excellent conference.”
  • “All training related to my job and my personal wellbeing”
  • “Everything was very well done”
  • “Good perspective on various sides of problems”
  • “Awesome Conference – will be back next year”
  • “Every year it just gets better”
  • “I have never been dissatisfied with a conference from the WI Gambling Board”
  • “Good variety and presenters keep it relevant and interesting”
  • “Thank you for the consistency of these conferences. Well organized, friendly, welcoming”
  • “Well organized”