OES Electronic Newsletter Volume 3, Number 15, June 2, 2006

Request for Candidates for IEEE-Standards Association President

The IEEE Standards Association Nominations & Appointments Committee of the IEEE-SA Board of Governors is calling for candidates for the position of IEEE-SA President. Persons interested in this four-year position will serve as IEEE-SA President-Elect in 2008; IEEE-SA President in 2009 and 2010, and IEEE-SA Past President in 2011.

The Nominations and Appointments Committee shall examine the industrial or governmental experience, knowledge of and involvement in standards development activities, and proven leadership in his or her profession of candidates for IEEE-SA President-Elect. The candidates for president-elect shall be Senior Members or higher of the IEEE and shall also be members of the IEEE Standards Association.

All candidates shall have had recent experience within industry or government. "Recent" is defined as within three years of association with industry or government as an employee, consultant, or another demonstrable relationship that provides an understanding of the standards needs of industry or government.

For more detailed information on duties and qualifications please go to the following websites: http://standards.ieee.org/sa/sa-bogpos.html http://standards.ieee.org/sa/sa-om-toc.html

TThe names and credentials (bio/CV) of all candidates should be submitted to Rona Gertz (r.gertz@ieee.org) at the IEEE Standards Office no later than 30 June. It is to be noted that IEEE-SA travel expenses are not included as a part of the IEEE SA-BOG membership.

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Send comments regarding this newsletter to the editor, Dr. Diane DiMassa, ddimassa@ieee.org