IEEE SSIT Board of Governors (BoG) Member-at-Large (2021-2023 Term) Election – Deadline 29 Sept

By on August 20th, 2020 in Blog Posts

Voting for IEEE SSIT Board of Governors (BoG) Member-at-Large (2021-2023 Term) Election runs from 14 August to 29 September (4pm EST). Please click here to vote. Please vote for no more than THREE candidates. 

The IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) published the Call for Nominations for Board of Governors (BoG) Member-at-Large (2021-2023 Term) Election on 06 January 2020, with a closing date for nominations and self-nominations of 30 April. This Call was widely circulated to SSIT Members via the Technology and Society website, direct mailing and publication in the SSIT Newsletter in January, February, March and April.

There was a good response to the Call with nine (9) self-nominations received by the SSIT Nominations Chair, Prof. Paul M Cunningham by the deadline of 30 April.

Following review by the SSIT Nominations and Appointments Committee and SSIT voting BoG, a slate of six (6) candidates was approved by the SSIT BoG based on the IEEE and IEEE SSIT volunteer track record of candidates and the perceived contribution they could make to the Board of Governors.

IEEE SSIT also allows for Nominations by Petition. This was widely circulated to SSIT Members via the Technology and Society website and publication in the SSIT Newsletter. No petition nominations were received.

The SSIT BoG Member-at-Large (2021 – 2023 Term) Election Slate includes:

The slate will be made available to IEEE SSIT Members for voting purposes during August.

Three (3) candidates will be elected for open positions based on the number of votes received.