The Global Product Stewardship Council is holding its Annual General Meeting via webconference at 0900 Australian Eastern Daylight Time in Australia on Thursday, 15 December 2016. Due to time zone differences, this equates to the following:
- 2200 on Wednesday, 14 December in London
- 1700 on Wednesday, 14 in Boston
- 1600 on Wednesday, 14 in Minneapolis
- 1400 on Wednesday, 14 in Vancouver
Email email@example.com to register for participation in the AGM. While multiple representatives of member organisations are welcome to participate in the AGM, each organisation is entitled to one vote only. Participation details will be emailed to you once registered.
Items to be addressed during the AGM include:
- Approve minutes of last AGM
- President’s report on GlobalPSC activities during the last preceding financial year
- Member feedback / Q&A on GlobalPSC member services
- Financial statement
- Election of office-holders and other Executive Committee Positions
Call for Office-holders and other Executive Committee Positions
In accordance with the Rules of the Global Product Stewardship Council, nominations for office-holders and other Executive Committee positions are now open. Only paid-up full GlobalPSC members may nominate a candidate, or be nominated as a candidate.
The term of office of all currently elected GlobalPSC officers and Executive Committee members will expire at the conclusion of the AGM. Nominations are called for the following positions (current office-holders are listed), to be in effect for one year:
- President (David Lawes)
- Vice-President (David Perchard)
- Treasurer (Carl Smith)
- Secretary (Russ Martin)
The Executive Committee currently comprises the office-holders plus Kylie Hughes, Scott Cassel, Garth Hickle, Mark Kurschner and Ed Cordner. With the exception of David Perchard, whose service since the foundation of the GlobalPSC is greatly appreciated, all current office-holders and Executive Committee members have opted to run for re-election, as allowed under GlobalPSC Rules.
Nominations for office-holders and committee members must be made in writing, signed by 2 members of the GlobalPSC and accompanied by the written consent of the candidate. Candidates will be required to provide a recent high-resolution digital photograph and a statement of no more than 100 words in support of their candidature.
Nominations should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 December 2016.