2020 IAS Candidates for Election
The following candidates will be on the election ballot that will be sent to the IAS Council members in August 2020. IAS has three member-at-large positions open for the 2021 board.
Process Industries Department Chair (appointment): John Nelson
I&CPS Department Chair (appointment): Ayman EL-Refaie
*A candidate may be added to the ballot, proposed for appointment by the Council, by a petition of the membership. The number of signatures shall be no less than two percent of the total number of voting members in good standing as listed in the official IEEE membership records at the end of the year preceding the election.. The petition must be received at the office of the Chair of the N&A Committee by August 15. Signatures can be submitted electronically through the official IEEE society annual election website, or by signing and mailing a paper petition. The name of each member signing the paper petition shall be clearly printed or typed. For identification purposes of signatures on paper petitions, membership numbers or addresses as listed in the official IEEE membership records shall be included. Only signatures submitted electronically through the IEEE society annual elections website or original signatures on paper petitions shall be accepted. Facsimiles, or other copies of the original signature, shall not be accepted. Prior to submission of a nomination petition, the petitioner shall have determined that the nominee named in the petition is willing to serve, if elected; evidence of such willingness to serve shall be submitted with the petition.