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Towards legal, safe and regulated online gambling: utopia or reality?

Brussels, Belgium


Tuesday, 9 April 2013 at 9.00 a.m.


The Section for Single Market, Production and Consumption of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) has organised a Public Hearing  "Towards legal, safe and regulated online gambling: utopia or reality?" in the context of drafting the opinion on the Commission Communication on "Towards a comprehensive European framework for online gambling [COM(2012) 596 final]" on 9 April 2013.


The aim of this hearing was to discuss the preliminary draft EESC opinion on the Commission’s Communication, as well as to hear the view of stakeholders and interested parties, especially from the lotteries, the gambling sector, the sport industry, but also from the regulators,  all of which are particularly concerned by this issue.


You will find the presentations under Interventions.


For any query, please contact the Section for the Single Market of the EESC


European Economic and Social Committee
Room VM3
Rue Belliard 99
1040 Brussels