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Vote Now for IFEES’ Next Leaders

In 2017, IFEES members will vote for the President-Elect and five Executive Committee members. Up until the close of business on October 20, 2017, one representative of the members societies in the International Federation of Engineering Education Societites (IFEES) may submit votes to Françoise Côme (francoise.come@sefi.be) and Hans-Jürgen Hoyer (h.hoyer.ifees@gedc.info), +1 202-299-49420.

The individual elected as President-Elect begin their term at the IFEES General Assembly during WEEF 2017 Kuala Lumpur, and serve until WEEF-GEDC 2018, when they will assume the role as President during the 2018 IFEES General Assembly. The individuals elected to the Executive Committee positions will serve on the Committee for two years, with their terms beginning during WEEF 2017 Kuala Lumpur, serving until WEEF 2019.

Please note that IFEES members who plan to attend WEEF 2017 Kuala Lumpur may also submit their votes during the IFEES Genreal Assembly on November 15, 2017. During the Assembly, each nominee will speak briefly about their candidacy. All electronic and paper ballots submitted will be counted at this time. IFEES members wishing to send a delegate to vote on their behalf during the IFEES General Assembly must notify Françoise Côme and Hans-Jürgen Hoyer prior to the Assembly.

Voting procedures and full details about all three voting methods are available on the ballot. Please review the candidate information document for the bios and rationales of all nominees.