A Message From the President

This spring, GSA's various standards initiatives have moved rapidly forward under the direction of new Technical Director, Marc McDermott. At the same time, we are zooming towards completion of our certification program. Additionally, GSA is hard at work on the establishment of an educational/academic program focused on providing engineers with certified credentials in GSA standards implementation.

To read this article in its entirety, please click HERE.

Member Update

New GSA Members

As GSA's mission becomes more compelling, many companies are seeing the benefits of membership! GSA welcomes several new members this quarter.

Radical Blue Gaming, Inc. joins at the Gold level. Cyberview Technologies and Digital Dynamics have become Silver members.

To view the full GSA membership listing, please go to: www.gamingstandards.com/gsa_members.html.

GSA Website at a Glance

GSA is constantly working to bring the industry our latest news.

  • GSA has made great strides in 2006 and member companies are fully committing to the implementation of our standards.

    Read more about it here: http://www.gamingstandards.com/bod_support.html

  • Many people still have questions about GSA standards. We've made getting the answers easy with our online factsheets. These handy pieces of information can easily be downloaded for future reference.

    Have a look at: http://www.gamingstandards.com/factsheets.html.

  • This year, GSA has participated in seven industry conferences, with many more to come. As we travel the world educating the industry on standardization, our in-debth, informative, and sometimes funny presentations are posted to GSA's website. Feel free to utilize these presentations as a quick reference to GSA's current work.

    They can be viewed and downloaded at: http://www.gamingstandards.com/presentations.html.

  • Technical Committee Update

    As GSA heads into the 3nd quarter of 2006, change is in the air. The G2S committee is finalizing their new standard and preparing to send it for member approval. GSA's other committee's are also hard at work and just concluded their highly successful face-to-face meetings in Rhode Island, hosted by GTECH.

    To read this article in its entirety, please click HERE.

    GSA Road Show!

    Do you think that the employees in your company need to be better educated about GSA's new standards? If your company is interested in scheduling an in-depth presentation at your office, exclusively for your staff, please contact GSA's Executive Director, Michelle Olesiejuk, at michelleo@gamingstandards.com.

    GSA in the News

    To read past press releases, please click HERE.

    Upcoming Events

    GSA continues its plan to show presence at all major industry events in 2006.

    For the full schedule, check out our trade show and events calendars.

    GSA at the Australasian Gaming Expo, Spetember 3-5, 2006

    Visit the Gaming Standards Association at the Australasian Gaming Expo, Booth 210D, and learn how membership in GSA will make your plug-and-play dreams come true.

    GSA Board of Directors

    Chairman: Lyle Bell, Seminole Tribe of Florida
    Vice Chair: Randy Hedrick, International Game Technology (IGT)
    Secretary: Moti Vyas, Viejas Casino
    Treasurer: Fred Lychock, R. Franco USA
    Robert Marnell, Aristocrat Technologies
    Ken Bossingham, Atronic Americas
    Mark Lipparelli, Bally Gaming & Systems
    Derrik Khoo Sin Huat, E-Genting Holdings Snd Bhd
    Ken Weil, Harrah's Entertainment
    Steve Sutherland, Konami Gaming
    Brendan O'Connor, Multimedia Games Inc.
    Don Karrer, Penn National Gaming
    Thomas Galanty, Progressive Gaming
    Jon Berkley, TransAct Technologies
    Rob Siemasko, WMS Gaming

    How to contact the Gaming Standards Association

    GSA Offices
    5177 Brandin Court
    Fremont, CA 94538
    Ph: (510)744-4007 Fax: (510)608-5917
    URL: www.gamingstandards.com

    Project Manager: Christine Freytag   Phone: 510-608-5918
    Executive Director: Michelle Olesiejuk   Phone: 510-608-5908
    Technical Director: Marc McDermott   Phone: 702-220-8222
    President: Peter DeRaedt   Phone: 775-829-2336

    How to become a member of the Gaming Standards Association

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