[802SEC] Call For SASB and Standing Committee Candidates
Dear EC Members,
Please consider applying for a SASB or SASB Standing Committee position per the below message.
Please also forward this to your members requesting their participation as well.
The Nominations and Appointments Committee (N&A) of the IEEE-SA Board of
Governors is soliciting the names of candidates to serve on the 2008
IEEE-SA Standards Board and its Standing Committees.
The IEEE-SA Standards Board is responsible for:
a) Encouraging and coordinating the development of IEEE standards.
b) Reviewing all proposed IEEE standards to determine whether the
proposed standards conform to the requirements established by the
Board and whether consensus has been achieved for approval of the
If you would like to be considered for the 2008 IEEE-SA Standards Board
or one of its standing committees, please note the following rules that
apply to any potential candidate, and forward a brief, one page bio and
contact information to me at the address provided.
THE DEADLINE TO RESPOND IS 30 JUNE 2007
The slate of candidates will be forwarded to the IEEE-SA Board of
Governors Nominations and Appointments Committee for their review by
October 2006, with a final decision to be made at their December 2006
Rules for IEEE-SA Standards Board membership:
1. The time commitment is four meetings in 2008:
27 March - Piscataway, NJ
12 June - Piscataway, NJ
18 September - Piscataway, NJ
10 December - TBD, Florida
7 December - IEEE-SA Awards Ceremony, Florida - not mandatory
Currently, all meeting venues are stated above. However, there is the
possibility of one meeting, in either June or September, to be held
outside the northeast.
1. If appointed to the Standards Board, you will also be requested to
serve on one of the Board's standing committees.
This would incur another day of meetings prior to the Standards Board
meeting. If appointed to a standing committee only,
attendance at the Standards Board meeting is not mandatory, but is
definitely encouraged. Attendance is expected at all meetings.
2. This is a non-funded position. Members are expected to fund their
3. Members must have an email address, web access, and a laptop
computer to bring to the meeting. Our meetings use wireless technology.
4. Potential candidates for the IEEE-SA Standards Board and Committees
are encouraged to attend one or two meetings during 2007. For
information on these meetings, please contact Rona Gertz at
The IEEE-SA Standards Board Position Description can be found at the
Review the Position Description in light of the basic functions,
specific responsibilities, and accountabilities that this position
Please do not hesitate to contact email@example.com if you have any
We look forward to your participation in 2008.
2007 IEEE-SA Nominations and Appointments Committee
Rona I. Gertz
Manager, IEEE-SA Governance
IEEE Standards Activities
+1 732 562 3808 (phone); +1 732 562 1571 (fax)
IEEE Standards web site:http://standards.ieee.org/
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