A Message From the President

G2E has passed and what an exciting time it was for all of us. We are being recognized as an association that produces results and provides the industry with the solutions it is looking for. After all these years it was heartwarming to notice statements such as "Powered by GSA" printed on the top glass of gaming devices. There were multiple demonstrations that highlighted some of the applications that are enabled with our standards.

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Member Update

With the successful showing of GSA’s Game to System (G2S) at the G2E show, companies are recognizing the benefits of membership. GSA is pleased to welcome Incredible Technologies who have joined as a Gold Member, while Cyberdyne Systems have become Silver members.

To view the full GSA membership listing, please click HERE.

GSA Website Update

The GSA marketing committee has determined that an update to the GSA website is long overdue. GSA has contracted with Working Project, a web site design firm, to assist us with the process. Stay tuned for the big reveal! To look at other sites designed by Working Project, please click HERE.

GSA at G2E

GSA’s booth at G2E was exciting and crowded. The most talked about exhibit was our demonstration, led by none other than the Technical Director, Marc McDermott. Check out the pictures from the show! GSA held numerous conference sessions, and we’ve been repeatedly asked about the presentations.

To browse the pictures from the 2006 G2E show, please click HERE.

To download the presentations from the G2E Conference program, please click HERE.

Annual Meeting

GSA Annual Meeting was well attended (and an excellent breakfast was served) by the gaming community. Tom Peck, MGM Mirage spoke of the benefits of standards.

To download the presentation from the Annual Meeting, please click HERE.

Technical Committee Update

After a successful Global Gaming Expo, GSA’s technical committees move forward into 2007 after putting an extraordinary year behind them. GSA’s committees, Architectural Oversight (AOC), Game to System (G2S), SYSTEM TO SYSTEM™ (S2S), Gaming Device Standards (GDS), Transport (TRS), SAS and the Regulatory Advisory Committee (RAC) now begin work on the GSA certification effort.

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GSA in the News

To read past press releases, please click HERE.

Upcoming Events

GSA at ICE 2007

GSA will host a stand at the International Casino Exposition (ICE) Show, January 23-25 in London. Visit us at stand #3026 and learn the latest news on GSA’s standards.

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 Technologies
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

Non-Voting Board Members
John Hilbert, FutureLogic Inc.
Bob Mackenzie, MEI
Ron Harris, Rocket Gaming Systems

How to contact the Gaming Standards Association

Gaming Standards Association
48377 Fremont Blvd., Suite 117
Fremont, CA 94538

Association Specialist: Lisa Rodriguez  
Marketing Project Manager: Leslie Kefer  
Executive Director: Michelle Olesiejuk  
Technical Director: Marc McDermott  
President: Peter DeRaedt  

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