Milan, Italy, 28th February 2016
SUBJECT: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR MEMBER OF YES NETWORK EXECTIVE COMMITTEE
Dear YES Network National Chapters, Yes Members, Affiliated Organizations, and other Organizations:
The present letter is to call the election of the new Executive Committee of World Young Earth-Scientists Network. YES Network is an international organization registered in Bruxelles under Belgian Law representing early career scientists and professionals at the age of 35 or younger.
There are 7 positions to be elected for the term 2016-2017. These positions are 1 President, 1 Secretary General, 1 Treasurer, and 4 Vice Presidents (team leaders).
Elections are organized according to YES official Statutes and Regulations that can be founded in the website www.networkyes.org. Key rules and indicative schedule for elections are summed up at the end of the message.
The official exchange ceremony of leadership will be held in a YES General Meeting to be held in Cape Town, South Africa, in conjunction with the 35th International Geological Congress, 27 August – 4 September 2016.
As the chairman of Selection Committee of YES Network, I hereby invite all members of YES, all Network National Chapters and Affiliated Organizations and other organizations to make nominations or to spread the call for nomination to their members to make nominations.
Please send me your nomination, using the attached Form and with required documents.
The Selection Committee will seek to ensure at least two nominees for each position.
dr. David Govoni
Prof. Peter Bobrowsky (Canada, IUGS)
Prof. Qiuming CHENG (China, IAMG)
Prof. Harsh Gupta (India, IUGG)
Prof. Edmund Nickless (UK, GSL)
Chair, Selection Committee of YES Network