Las Vegas, NV – The International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) and the Gaming Regulators European Forum (GREF) announced today the successful conclusion of the joint 2016 International Gaming Summit held May 31 through June 2, 2016 at the Westin Dragonara Resort in St. Julian’s, Malta. This premier event brought together 230 leaders and regulators from all global gaming sectors, with delegates attending from 36 countries, five continents and all gaming industry sectors.

“We are very pleased with this year’s recently concluded International Gaming Summit in Malta,” commented IAGA President Martha Sabol. “With 21 distinct sessions focusing on topics of interest within the global gaming industry, our delegates had an excellent opportunity to expand their knowledge on critical issues and meet with their colleagues from around the world. We sincerely appreciate the collaborative efforts of our GREF conference partners, our conference planning team and the Malta Gaming Authority for their efforts in making this event a resounding success.”
Dr Jason Lane, CEO of the Jersey Gambling Commission & Chairman of GREF said “this conference brought together industry experts from Europe, Asia, North America and Africa in a fabulous location. The MGA proved an expert and gracious host and provided an important perspective to several panels. This is the second time that GREF has come to Malta and I very much hope it will not be the last.”

About IAGA
The International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) is a 35-year old organization of gaming advisors that provides its members with commercially relevant engagement, education and integration in the gaming industry. With a global membership that includes a broad array of gaming industry attorneys, senior executives, financial advisors, regulators, consultants and academics, the IAGA provides a collaborative forum for discussing the key issues affecting global gaming today. For more information or to become a member or sponsor, visit

IAGA Annual Sponsors
IAGA is generously supported by the following annual sponsors whose financial contributions make the Association’s annual and other events possible:  Greenberg Traurig, IGT, MGM Resorts International and Vantiv Entertainment Solutions.

IAGA International Gaming Summit Sponsors
888 Holdings, AGEM, Aristocrat Technologies, Baker Donelson, Boyd Gaming, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, Butler Snow, Caesars Entertainment, Casino & Gaming International, Casino International, Cooper Levenson, Gaming Intelligence, Gaming Laboratories International, Global Gaming Business, G3, Harris Hagan, iGaming Business, International Casino Review, Jones Walker, Kalff Katz & Franssen, Latham & Watkins, Malta Gaming Authority, NetEnt, Penn National, Phelps Dunbar, Reid Rubinstein Bogatz, Rush Street Gaming, Scientific Games, Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann, WH Partners 

About GREF
GREF was formed in 1989 to provide a forum in which European gaming regulators can meet, exchange views and information and discuss policy on gaming matters. On special occasions and with the agreement of participants, GREF represents the different views of European gaming regulators and also provides a central point of contact for enquiries directed at them from authorities or related organisations in Europe and elsewhere.  GREF currently has three working groups: one on E-Gambling and Technical Issues, one on Information and Statistics and one on Responsible Gambling and Addiction. Additional information on GREF and its members is available online at