IAU Congress 2020 including elections & Bids for applications for IAU Championships 2021 – 2024
We are very happy to share early notice of the IAU Congress in 2020 which will be held in Winschoten on 11th September, the day before the IAU 100K World Championships.
Second, we would like to bring your attention to our latest advertisement for LOCs to bid for our IAU Championships 2021 – 2024 that haven’t been set yet.
With respect to IAU Congress and Elections the invitations will be sent with the information on the IAU 100K World Championships at the latest by 11th June together with a draft agenda. Nominations for the IAU Executive Council for 2020 – 2024 should be submitted by 11th July. All positions are open - for the President, Vice-President, General Secretary, 4 Council Members and the 4 Area Representatives. Only the IAU member federations from within each area can vote for their respective Area Representative.
Article 13 (Elections) of the IAU Constitution will apply to these elections and candidates can stand for more than one vacant post.
The completed agenda with the details of candidates and their CVs will be circulated by 11th August and elections will be held during Congress on 11th September 2020. The communication letter was shared already with the Member Federations.
Regarding the Bids for IAU Championships 2021 – 2024 the Simple Expressions of Interest are required by 1st March 2020 and full bids by 1st June 2020. They should be sent to the IAU (firstname.lastname@example.org). Those LOCs expressing an interest will immediately be sent the documentation to complete full bids by June 1st, 2020. The first announcements will be made after consultation in September 2020. Any championships still vacant for 2022-2024 will be opened in early 2021 for further bids. Please refer to attached sheet for more details regarding Championships Calendar 2020 - 2024.
IAU Director of Communication