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IAGR announces new officers and trustees at Lima Conference

IAGR announces new officers and trustees at Lima Conference
The International Association of Gaming Regulators, Inc. (IAGR) has announced its 2015-2016 Officers and Trustees at the 2015 Annual Business Meeting held in Lima, Peru in conjunction with its annual conference.
Peru | 11/04/2015

The International Association of Gaming Regulators, Inc. (IAGR) has announced its 2015-2016 Officers and Trustees at the 2015 Annual Business Meeting held in Lima, Peru in conjunction with its annual conference.

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r. Bheki Mlambo of South Africa was inducted as President during the association’s conference in Lima. Mr. Mlambo is the Chief Executive Officer of the Mpumalanga Gambling Board. Mr. Dale Fuga of Canada was inducted as Vice President of IAGR.

Mr. Fuga is the Chief Operating Officer of the Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba. Treasurer Bruce Molnar, Vice President of the Pokagon Band Gaming Commission (USA), and Secretary Trude Felde, Senior Advisor of the Norwegian Gambling and Foundation Authority, retained their respective offices for the next two years. In addition, three new Trustees were elected to the Board.

The 2015-2016 Officers/Trustees are:

  • Bheki Mlambo, Chief Executive Officer, Mpumalanga Gambling Board (South Africa) (President)
  • Dale Fuga, Chief Operating Officer, Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba (Vice President)
  • Bruce Molnar, Vice President, Pokagon Band Gaming Commission (Treasurer)
  • Micheil Brodie, Chief Executive, Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority (New South Wales, Australia)
  • Blair Cairncross, Executive Director, New Zealand Gambling Commission
  • Håkan Hallstedt, Director General, Swedish Gambling Authority
  • Susan Hensel, Director of Licensing, Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
  • David Rebuck, Director, New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement
  • Birgitte Sand, Director, Danish Gambling Authority (immediate Past President)
    Jerry See, Chief Executive, Casino Regulatory Authority of Singapore
  • Fortune Sekgaphane, Chief Executive Officer, North West Gambling Board (South Africa)
  • A. Jack Shirley, Executive Director, Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (Jamaica)
  • Nick Tofiluk, Director of Regulatory Operations, Gambling Commission (United Kingdom)

The conference, which was held October 13-15, 2015, gathered over 160 delegates from 35 countries. Among the topics covered during the conference were:

  • Match fixing, Sports and Sports Betting Corruption:  Regulators, National/Sports Platforms and Interpol – A Vital Partnership
  • Changing Landscapes:  “Convergent Development:  How is this Challenging Traditional Regulation and Regulators?”
  • How to Build a Gambling Authority 
  • Lessons from the Junket Business in Atlantic City and in Macao
  • Regulation of Remote Gambling
  • Latin America 360°  
  • The Memory of Justice
  • Duty of Care
  • Do You Need to Know Your Customer?
  • Joint Cooperation Between Authorities and Industry

The conference featured an opening address from the Vice Minister of the Peru Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism, and special keynote addresses by James Maida, CEO & President, Gaming Laboratories International LLC, and by Andrew Gaughan, President, Sportech Racing and Digital.

Begun in the 1980’s, IAGR works to advance the effectiveness and efficiency of gaming regulation throughout the world and provides a forum in which gaming regulators from various countries can meet, exchange views and information, and discuss policy issues.
In addition, IAGR creates a means of fostering cooperation between gaming regulators in the performance of their official duties and is a central point of contact for inquiries from governments, gaming regulatory agencies and personnel, and representatives of the international gaming industry.

IAGR will hold its next annual conference in Sydney, Australia in the fall of 2016.

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