There is still time left!!
We have received nominations for the roles of Chair and Vice Chair for
the next term, and more are still encouraged.
However, there is still a noticeable absence of volunteers or
nominations for the role of PWG Secretary.
Please consider this opportunity to contribute to the PWG organization.
The nomination period is scheduled to close on August 23.
Vice Chairman - PWG
From: owner-pwg-announce at pwg.org [mailto:owner-pwg-announce at pwg.org] On
Behalf Of Harry Lewis
Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2007 9:33 PM
To: pwg-announce at pwg.org
Subject: PWG-ANNOUNCE> PWG Officer Nominations and Election
PWG Officers present 2-year term will complete in August. By our
process, the PWG is obliged to hold nominations and complete Officer
elections by September. Newly elected Officers will be "installed" at
the PWG Plenary during the Montreal f2f on September 27.
As Chairman of the PWG, I hereby open nominations for the 2008/2009 two
year term (beginning Sept 07) for the following PWG Officers:
Serving as a PWG Officer is a great way to show your company's
leadership in guiding and developing open standards for our industry and
to demonstrate commitment to your customer in pursuing solutions that
suite their best interest.
The nomination process will proceed as follows:
1. Feel free to nominate yourself for any (or all) positions.
2. Nominate another party after discussing with them 3. Indicate your
nomination openly to "pwg-announce" or privately to Chair, Vice Chair
and/or Secretary if you feel more comfortable 4. Accept a nomination
openly or privately (with the understanding that your nomination will
ultimately be broadcast in the final list of candidates).
Nominations are open immediately and will run until Thursday Aug 23 at
5PM Eastern at which time nominations will be closed. The PWG Secretary
will keep an official tally of all nominations.
Elections will begin Monday Aug 27 and will last for a period of 22
calendar days... thus closing on Monday Sept 17 at 5PM Eastern... appx 1
week prior to the Montreal Plenary.
Chairman - PWG
Program Manager - Intellectual Property & Standards
e-mail: harryl at us.ibm.com