GOBLET Executive Board Elections 2024

GOBLET Executive Board Elections 2024: Call for Nominations

Dear All,

We need more nominations. We hope that you will nominate yourself or others. Do note that nominees can be someone from your organization; it is not restricted to the GOBLET contact person for your organization. Further, it does not need to be an existing GOBLET member.

Extended deadline: 15 March 2024.

Best Regards,
The GOBLET Executive Board

Dear GOBLET members,

First of all, we, as the GOBLET Executive Board (EB), want to wish you a happy and healthy 2024!

As indicated during the GOBLET AGM 2023 (see draft minutes), a number of GOBLET EB members will step down, and we will have EB Elections in the coming month. This mail is to inform you about the process and to invite you to step forward and nominate yourself or a colleague to stand for election and take the opportunity to shape GOBLET in its second decade.

From the current EB, the following are people who will step down:

  • Eija Korpelainen (Treasurer)

  • Annette McGrath (Secretary)

  • Celia van Gelder (Chair)

The other members of the EB have indicated that they are willing to stand for election and help support GOBLET for the coming years:

  • M. Asif Khan

  • Javier De Las Rivas

  • Wai Keat Yam

  • Verena Ras

Process and Timeline for Elections:

Nomination of candidates
Anyone wishing to nominate themselves or another GOBLET member to stand for elections may complete the EB nomination form, by no later than Tuesday, 27 February 2024, midnight CET. Once the nomination period elapses, nominees will be asked to accept their nomination after which a formal election will be held. All candidates’ statements will be made available to the GOBLET members. The election will take place in the month of March through an anonymous online system. More information on the specific election period and the online system will be provided once the nominations close.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss a potential nomination, please contact us at [email protected].

We are looking forward to receiving your nominations.

Best Regards,

The GOBLET Executive Board