Elections for Board of Directors 2022

Elections for Board of Directors 2022

Nominations are sought for the following positions on the ISBT Board of Directors 2022.

* Nominations cannot be accepted for members resident in The Netherlands or Australia because there is already a Regional Director from each of these countries on the Board. Article 13.3 (f) does not permit two Regional Directors from the same country.

Nominees (candidates)

Members wishing to stand in the election must be Individual members of the Society and accepted members of ISBT on Tuesday December 7, 2021 at 17.00 Central European Time. Candidates for the Board must complete the nominee form and must be nominated by two individual members of the Society. 

The official deadline for receipt of nominations is Tuesday February 15, 2022 at 23.59 Central European Time.

Before proceeding as a candidate:
A. Read the nomination procedure.
B. Read and understand the duties of the position for which you applying.
C. Read the ISBT Board of Directors code of conduct.
D. Read the ISBT conflict of interest policy and ensure to declare any conflict of interest during the nomination process.

If you have any questions about standing for a position on the Board please contact the Chairperson of the Nominations Committee Mike Busch.

Nominators

Individual, Honorary or the designated representative of Affiliate members who are accepted members of ISBT on Tuesday December 7, 2021 at 17.00 Central European Time may act as nominators. 

Before proceeding as a nominator:
A. Read the nomination procedure.
B. Communicate with the candidate you intend to nominate.

The official deadline for receipt of nominations is Tuesday February 15, 2022 at 23.59 Central European Time.

If you have any questions about the election process please contact Jenny White.

Voting in the ISBT Election for the Board of Directors 2022

Some useful information in relation to voting in the 2022 Board of Directors election.

Voting commences on Tuesday March 15, 2022 and closes on Sunday May 8, 2022, 23.59 CEST

Invitation to participate email – action required
ISBT has once again partnered with Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS) to administer the 2022 election.  To ensure your election specific broadcast email arrives safely in your inbox on or around Tuesday March 15, 2022, please add the following email address as an approved sender; noreply@directvote.net. If you have any questions contact: office@remove-this.isbtweb.org.

Election process
All individuals who were accepted ISBT members on Tuesday December 7, 2021 at 17.00 hrs Central European Time will receive an email on Tuesday March 15, 2022 or Wednesday March 16, 2022 from noreply@directvote.net with information and details for participating in the electronic ballot.  Please follow the instructions received in the email. The voting process is straightforward and easy to follow. If you do not receive an email please check your spam or junk folders.

Candidate information
You are encouraged to read the biography and statement of motivation for election for each nominated candidate as you go through the ballot process. There are two or three candidates standing for each vacant position except for the position of President Elect and Treasurer where there is only one candidate.

Campaigning
Candidates have been requested to refrain from mass soliciting of votes. There is sufficient information about each of the candidates on the online voting system for members to make an informed choice.

Exercise your right to vote!
ISBT exists for and is guided by its members. The Board plays a vital role in this process and all members who are eligible to exercise your right and vote for the candidates who you feel will make effective Board members.