|Subject:||[announce] OASIS IDtrust Member Section Steering Committee Nominations Now Open - Reminder|
|From:||Dee Schur (dee....@oasis-open.org)|
|Date:||Jun 8, 2009 2:24:38 pm|
Nominations close 15 June 2009. Feel free to contact me with any questions. Best regards, Dee
-----Original Message----- From: Dee Schur [mailto:dee....@oasis-open.org] Sent: Thursday, May 21, 2009 2:46 PM To: idtr...@lists.oasis-open.org; idtr...@lists.oasis-open.org; anno...@lists.oasis-open.org; km...@lists.oasis-open.org; xac...@lists.oasis-open.org; secu...@lists.oasis-open.org; dss...@lists.oasis-open.org; ek...@lists.oasis-open.org; xr...@lists.oasis-open.org; im...@lists.oasis-open.org; xd...@lists.oasis-open.org Subject: [idtrust-sc] OASIS IDtrust Member Section Steering Committee Nominations Now Open
Three seats serving two-year terms on the OASIS Identity and Trusted Infrastructure (IDtrust) Member Section (MS) Steering Committee  are open for nomination recommendations. There are five elected members on the IDtrust Steering Committee; each serving two-year terms - the elections are staggered annually to assure continuity of leadership.
The IDtrust Steering Committee provides guidance to help the Member Section achieve its goal of promoting greater understanding and adoption of standards-based identity and trusted infrastructure technologies, policies, and practices. The nomination and election procedures for the Steering Committee are defined by the OASIS Member Section Policy  and the IDtrust Member Section Rules of Procedure .
Any IDtrust MS member  may nominate or be nominated as a candidate for the Steering Committee - any OASIS member may join IDtrust at no additional cost . If you aren't currently active in IDtrust, now is a great time to join. If you have any questions regarding joining the IDtrust Member Section, Please contact memb...@oasis-open.org.
NOMINATION & ELECTION SCHEDULE
Nominations will be open 21-May-2009 through 15-June-2009.
The election will be held 17-June-2009 through 07-July-2009.
Any IDtrust participant may nominate a candidate via email to: nomi...@oasis-open.org.
Prior to being confirmed as a candidate, each nominee must:
1. Accept the nomination;
2. Confirm his/her ability to meet the time commitments of the position; (participation in a two-hour teleconference each month - may be more frequent during event planning period, attendance at one face-to-face meetings annually, additional support activities as needed);
3. Provide background information and a position statement describing his/her qualifications and motivations for serving on the Steering Committee; and
4. Be a participant the IDtrust Member Section.
The three new Steering Committee members will be selected by the IDtrust Qualified Electors, using the Single Transferable Voting (STV) process - Scottish Method . STV considers each voter's ranked preference for candidates, in order to more accurately reflect the wishes of the electorate.
We encourage all IDtrust participants to consider serving on the IDtrust Steering Committee.
Please contact memb...@oasis-open.org with questions or concerns.
Thank you, Dee Schur, Member Support OASIS: Advancing open standards for the information society http://www.oasis-open.org +1.978.667.5115 x211
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