Board nominations are closed
Member of the BCI Society are invited to participate in the election process by voting in the Board elections.
The Board of the BCI Society consists of 12 seats. Four members are Officers:
- Past President
Officers are elected by the Board and stay on for 2 years. Board members are elected for 3 years and a maximum of 2 terms.
Four seats are open for elections
The following board members Masayuki Hirata, Gernot Müller-Putz and Mariska Vansteensel are eligible to be nominated for a second term.
Jennifer Collinger will rotate into the President role, José del R. Millán will rotate to the Past President role while Nick Ramsey will rotate off the board.
José del R. Millán (President), (NO) term ends 2021
Jennifer Collinger (Vice-President), (IC) term ends 2022
Nick Ramsey (Past President), (IC) term ends 2021
Gernot Müller-Putz (Treasurer),(NC) term ends 2021
Natalie Mrachacz-Kersting, (NI) term ends 2023
Donatella Mattia, (NC) term ends 2023
Yiwen Wang, (IC) term ends 2023
Jane Huggins, (NC) term ends 2022
Theresa Vaughan, (NC) term ends 2022
Aysegul Gunduz, (IO) term ends 2022
Masayuki Hirata, (IC) term ends 2021
Mariska Vansteensel, (IC) term ends 2021
NC: Non-invasive Control (restoring or replacing movement or communication)
NO: Non-invasive Other (rehabilitation, enhancing/supplementing, stimulating)
IC: Implantable Control (restoring or replacing movement or communication)
IO: Implantable Other (rehabilitation, enhancing/supplementing, stimulating)
The selection of the slate was made by the Board Nomination Committee consisting of the President, Vice President and an independent Society member (Erik Aarnoutse). Selection was based on service to the BCI Society (e.g. at the BCI Society meetings), contributions to BCI research and development, and diversity, and was confirmed by the Board. The procedure is laid down in the Bylaws which can be found here.
Nominations open: March 17, 2021
Nominations close: March 31, 2021
Elections open: April 28, 2021
Elections close: May 12, 2021