The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) is calling for candidates interested in standing for election for the following vacancies on its board of directors.
The elections will take place at the ICCA General Assembly 2020:
Presidency – one vacancy, as James Rees comes to the end of his two-year elected term, although he may stand for re-election.
Destination marketing – one vacancy, as Aileen Crawford comes to the end of her two-year elected term. She may also stand for re-election.
Meetings Management – two vacancies. Gregg Talley comes to the end of his term but may not stand for re-election.
Eyal Halevy comes to the end of his two-year elected term and may stand for re-election.
Transport – one vacancy. Edward Hollo comes to the end of his two-year elected term and may stand for re-election.
Venues – two vacancies. Anja Stas comes to the end of her two-year elected term and may stand for re-election.
Jonas Scharf has been appointed by the BoD and can stand for election.
Africa – one vacancy. Lindiwe Rakharebe has been appointed by the board and can stand for election.
Asia Pacific – one vacancy. Jason Yeh comes to the end of his term on the board and may not stand for re-election.
Europe – one vacancy. Marta Gomes comes to the end of her two-year elected term and may stand for re-election.
Candidates for Sector and Geographical representation must be present at the General Assembly where the election shall take place. Their organisation should be members in good financial standing with ICCA.
They should inform ICCA Head Office via email@example.com that they wish to stand for election or re-election and should be duly nominated and seconded in writing by two members of the Sector they represent. This must be received at ICCA Head Office no later than 31 August 2020. (See ICCA website for full details.)
A list of candidates with their nominator and seconder will be published on the ICCA website on 7 September 2020.
Note, there are no elections for the following Sectors/Geographic Regions in 2020:
- Sector: Meetings Support
- Geographic Representative: Latin America
- Geographic Representative: Middle East
- Geographic Representative: North America
Questions regarding the ICCA board election procedures can be send to: Natasza Tardio at ICCA Head Office firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration is also open for ICCA’s Association Expert Seminar (AES Live), an interactive platform for 20 associations and suppliers, with the opening session due to be live from the new broadcast studio at Marina Bay Sands Singapore, 23-24 September 2020, 14.00-18.00 CET.