2. 2017 GEDC Election Results

Members have voted for the GEDC's next Secretary/Treasurer and to fill six spots on the GEDC Executive Committee. Elected leaders assumed their positions during the GEDC General Assembly on October 12 during GEDC 2017 Niagara Falls, Canada, which is being hosted by McMaster University. 

Furthermore, during the GEDC General Assembly, Natcha DePaola assumes the role as GEDC Chair from Peter Kilpatrick. Dr. DePaola will serve as the GEDC Chair until GEDC 2019. Dr. Kilpatrick will serve for one year as the GEDC Immediate Past Chair.

 

Ahmet Oztaş

Secretary/Treasurer
2017-2018
Ishik University
Iraq

Ken Ball

Executive Committee
2017-2020
George Mason University
United States of America

Christian Bolu

Executive Committee
2017-2020
Covenant University
Nigeria

Alejandro Jadresic

Executive Committee
2017-2020
University Adolfo Ibañez
Chile

       

Sushma Kulkarni

Executive Committee
2017-2020
Rajarambapu Institute of Technology
India

Jianbin Luo

Executive Committee
2017-2020
Tsinghua University
China 

William Rosehart

Executive Committee
2017-2020
University of Calgary
Canada

 
 


Members of the GEDC Leadership Team whose terms expire in October 2017:

GEDC Secretary/Treasurer:  

Wayne Davis, USA

Executive Committee Members:

Maj Mirmirani, USA

Adagbonyin Obiazi, Nigeria

Ishwar Puri, Canada

Simeon Simoff, Australia

Norman Tien, Hong Kong (China)

Dong Zhang, China

Members of the GEDC Executive Committee whose terms will continue for one more (until 2018) or two more years (until 2019):

Mushtak Al-Atabi, Malaysia

Margaret (Kathy) Banks, USA

Kee Chaing Chua (KC), Singapore

Kunwoo Lee, South Korea

Sirin Tekinay, Turkey

Rupesh Vasani, India

Theo Andrew, South Africa

Mark Hoffman, Australia

Peter Jimack, United Kingdom

Guillermo Oliveto, Argentina

Julia Ross, USA

Xiao Wei Sun, China

2017 GEDC Election Committee Members:

Chair:  Paul Feigin, Israel

Guillermo Oliveto, Argentina
Theo Andrew, South Africa
Julia Ross, USA
Hans-Jürgen Hoyer, USA (ex-officio non-voting)