Call for Papers
During our upcoming General Assembly which will take place on Monday 13 November 2017 in Paris (France), we will elect a new President, three Vice-Presidents and ten International Board Members.
The mandates of each post and the procedures to be followed are given in the Statutes, Articles 8, 11, 12 pp.13 and 15 (http://aicainternational.org/en/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/aica-statutes.pdf) and the Regulations, Articles V, VI, pp.7-9 (http://aicainternational.org/en/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/aicaregulations.pdf). These documents are posted on the AICA website at:
All paid-up Members are eligible to stand for the Presidency, upon nomination by their National Section
or by one other Section, in the event of their being unable to secure the nomination of their own Section,
or if they belong to the Open Section.
Candidatures for the Presidency of the Association, including candidatures from Members of the Open
Section, must be submitted to the Secretary-General by the President of one of the National Sections,
not later than three months before the General Assembly.
The deadline for the receipt of candidates’ applications in the AICA Office, firstname.lastname@example.org, is Monday 21 August 2017.
Please send your application to the Secretary-General, Marjorie Allthorpe-Guyton, email@example.com, with a copy to the chair of the Electoral and Membership Committee Marja-Terttu Kivirinta, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications should include:
- a letter from the candidate addressed to Marek Bartelik, current President of AICA, setting out the programme which the candidate intends to develop during her/his three-year term of office,
- a curriculum vitæ.
The three-year mandate of the new President begins from the moment of her/his election by the Assembly and runs until the time of fresh elections at the Annual Congress, three years later.
Three of the nine posts of Vice-President, with a 3-year mandate, are up for renewal on the usual, annual basis. All paid-up Members are eligible to apply to be elected to one of these posts but may only be re-elected after a period of one year has elapsed since s/he last held the post. Please send your application to the President, Marek Bartelik, email@example.com, with a copy to the chair of the Electoral and Membership Committee, Marja-Terttu Kivirinta, firstname.lastname@example.org.
INTERNATIONAL BOARD MEMBERS
Ten International Board Members will also be elected to serve on the Board for a period of one year. The International Board Members are elected annually and may only be re-elected up to three more times, with or without breaks in between. All paid-up Members are eligible to apply to be elected to one of these posts. Please send your applications with a statement of your programme to the President, Marek Bartelik, email@example.com, with a copy to the chair of the Electoral and Membership Committee, Marja-
Terttu Kivirinta, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for the receipt of candidates’ applications for Vice-President and International Board
Members in the AICA Office, email@example.com, is Monday 16 October 2017.
Dr Marjorie Allthorpe-Guyton
Paris, April 11th, 2017
The International Office
32 rue Yves Toudic – 75010 Paris – FRANCE
Tél. +33 (0)1 47 70 17 42