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MoU signed between National Law University Delhi and E-Gaming Federation (EGF) (February 2, 2024)

02/02/2024

National Law University Delhi signs MoU with E-Gaming Federation

 

National Law University Delhi and E-Gaming Federation (EGF), India’s foremost skill-gaming industry body signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for knowledge development, research, and capacity building in gaming and technology policy and related areas.

 

The MoU signed on 2nd February 2024 underscores the commitment of both organizations to strengthen India’s policy framework and contribute to the enhancement of standards in the gaming and technology sector through cutting-edge research and innovation.

 

As part of the strategic partnership, NLU Delhi and EGF, will collaborate on various projects to analyze and discuss contemporary issues of public concern, and their legal implications and dialogue to exchange information contributing to the advancement of the gaming and technology sector.

 

Speaking on the occasion Prof. (Dr.) G.S. Bajpai, Vice Chancellor, NLU Delhi said, “EGF’s concerted efforts to encourage the online gaming sector are noteworthy and inspiring. We are enthusiastic about this knowledge development journey with EGF and believe that our collaborative effort will provide informed insights to promote legal awareness and achieve political, social, and economic justice. We look forward to the opportunities for capacity-building and collaborative learning that this partnership will bring.”

 

Expressing delight over the MoU, Anuraag Saxena, CEO of EGF said, “EGF is developing a community in pursuit of education, research, and scholarship in the field of online gaming in India. By fostering an environment of collaboration and shared learning, we aim to recognize the importance of advocating for progressive policies that aid innovation, ensure consumer protection, and promote responsible gaming. We are excited to join hands with National Law University Delhi and think that this alliance would be a significant step towards leveraging academic expertise for the benefit of the industry stakeholders and wider community.”

 

The MoU was signed by Prof. (Dr.) G.S. Bajpai and Mr. Anuraag Saxena, CEO of EGF. On this occasion, Dr. Raghav Pandey, Assistant Professor, NLUD and other faculty members were also present.

 

EGF is the unified voice of the online skill gaming sector in India, representing the views of an overwhelming majority. The Federation counts the top 5 Gaming Developers and Operators in India, including a Unicorn amongst its members.