Former Manager for Cyberbullying and Cyber Abuse at the eSafety Commissioner’s Office Ben Au joins IGEA as Manager of Policy & Regulatory Affairs.
Ben has a close working history with ESRB (Entertainment Software Rating Board), working with the group to introduce IARC (International Age Rating Coalition) in Australia with the support of IGEA. Assisting in the implementation of reforms that changed how updated, and episodic video games are classified.
“As you can see, Ben has a very deep connection with a number of our policy areas, all of which have major reviews this year. He has degrees in Law, Business (Finance) a Master of Security Studies and Grad Dip in Management.
More importantly, he is an avid gamer and passionate about the industry.” Said Ron Curry,
Ben will work alongside the IGEA team to assist in their work with government and regulatory bodies, guiding policy reform and initiatives to help push the video games sector forward.
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