As you all know, every two years we hold elections for our Executive Committee and Advisory Board.
We are looking to fill the following positions:
- Executive Committee
- Vice President
- Board (Advisory Committee) member
- Per our constitution, 3 of the Board members are elected and 3 are appointed by the President.
All members serve for 2 years and the executive committee meet bi-weekly. The purpose of the executive committee is to oversee the SIGDial conference, finances, and liaise with other organizations.
Candidates for the above positions must be members of SIGDial and have to be nominated by at least two SIGDial members (we do not allow self-nominations).
Deadline to submit nominations May 15
Deadline to cast your ballot (watch your email) May 21
Election results announced May 29
To submit a nomination, you have two options:
1) fill-in this form: https://forms.gle/8upoHXCJQn5diABKA
2) Email firstname.lastname@example.org using with the following structure:
Email subject: “Nomination of <name> for <position>”
Name of nominee: <name>
Affiliation of nominee: <affiliation>
Position of nominee: <title at affiliation>
Email address of nominee: <email>
Nominated for: <position being nominated for>
Nominator: <your name>
(Optionally) Co-nominator: <other nominator’s name>
The co-nominator should be cc’ed on the email.
The nominee will receive an email asking them to confirm their interest in the position by providing a brief statement of their background with SIGDial and what they plan to do if elected.
If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watch your email for your election ballot on May 21!