IAG Announces IGT as Platinum Sponsor of 1st IR Academy Asia (IRAA) Awards at The Londoner Macao

December 10, 2021 | Online Gambling

MACAU (November 25, 2021) — Inside Asian Gaming is pleased to announce International Game Technology (IGT) as Platinum Sponsor of the 1st IR Academy Asia (IRAA) Awards, to be held at The Londoner Macao on Tuesday 30 November 2021.

As Platinum Sponsor, IGT will play a vital role in supporting this new industry initiative, which will see awards presented at the inaugural Awards Cocktail Reception Ceremony in two categories – Rising Stars, for those IRAA members born in 1981 or later, and Industry Icons, an all-round generalist award for those in our industry who have stood the test of time and demonstrated consistent contribution to the overall growth and success of the industry.

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) is a global leader in gaming, enabling players across Asia to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Digital and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, the company’s gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. With over 12,000 employees IGT have well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world and creates value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. For more information, please visit

Voting for the Awards is open to IRAA members until 4pm Macau time on Friday 26 November, with IAG having earlier this week announced the 10 nominees for each of the two award categories.

Any person who meets the IRAA membership eligibility criteria may join the IRAA for free by signing up to the IRAA website at The main criteria for membership is working in the legal land-based Asian IR or gaming industry in a gaming or non-gaming capacity for a minimum of two years.

Voting is a preferential system which means IRAA members are still able to have their say even if their first preference is not successful. Members must vote at the IRAA website.

Full details of the nominees may be seen on the Official Nominees page of the IRAA website.

SOURCE: Inside Asian Gaming (IAG).

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