[802SEC] Geoff will not be able to serve as Interim Chair of 802.20
I received the below note from Geoff Thompson earlier this week. He will
not be able to accept the Interim Chair of 802.20, however he is committed
to act as a mentor to 802.20 and the interim leadership that will be
Chair, IEEE LMSC
> This is to provide you with a written confirmation of our conversation
> last week.
> I have concluded that I am not able to accept the interim chairmanship of
> 802.20 in light of my current priorities. The amount of time that would be
> required to do a responsible job of fulfilling such a position on even an
> interim basis is more than I can commit to over the next 6 months given my
> existing commitments and their priorities for my business unit.
> I am, as Vice Chair of 802, still committed to provide mentoring to the
> various officers and members of 802 on a "catch me on the phone" basis. I
> will not be able to attend the meeting in Singapore. I will be planning to
> devote a significant portion of my effort at the July Plenary to assisting
> you and 802.20.
> Best regards,