IAGR (International Association of Gaming Regulators) of which Denmark has been a member for years has published a press release from their meeting in South Africa on October 23 to 27, 2011. The press release mentions among other things the election of the first female president of the association and it also has a list of members of the board from which it appears that the director of the Danish Gambling Authority Birgitte Sand has been elected to the board.
The mission of IAGR is to advance the effectiveness and efficiency of gambling regulation by providing:
- A forum in which gambling regulators from around the world can meet, exchange views and information, and discuss policy issues among themselves and with representatives of the international gaming industry;
- A means of fostering cooperation between gambling regulators in the performance of their official duties; and
- A central point of contact for inquiries from governments, gambling regulatory agencies and personnel, and representatives of the international gambling industry.