Nomination of candidates for the EATCS Council Election 2017

Dear EATCS Member,

The term of office of the following eight Council members, who were elected in 2013, expires this year:

Mikolaj Bojanczyk, Poland (Elected in 2013)
Pierre Fraigniaud, France (Elected in 2013)
Christos Kaklamanis, Greece (Elected in 2013)
Catuscia Palamidessi, France (Elected in 2013)
Giuseppe Persiano, Italy (Elected in 2013)
Alberto Policriti, Italy (Elected in 2013)
Alberto Marchetti Spaccamela, Italy (Elected in 2013)
Thomas Wilke, Germany (Elected in 2013)
Peter Widmayer, Switzerland (Elected in 2013)

The complete list of current elected and appointed EATCS Council members can be found at


The electronic election of eight new members will take place from September 11th to October 10th. In order to prepare the election, at ICALP 2017 we will have to nominate a list of candidates.

Nominations of candidates can be made by any EATCS member. In order to allow me to bring the nominations to the General Assembly in Warsaw (Poland) of ICALP 2017 and to organize the discussion, you are kindly requested to send your nominations by email to the EATCS Secretary Office ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) with Subject: Nomination of candidates for the EATCS Council Election 2017, by July 6, 12:00 GMT.

Nominations can also be made by those present at the General Assembly in Warsaw.

The candidates who accept the nomination will be asked to put their views on the association and their planned program of activity as EATCS Council members on their own web site.

Before the elections, the list of candidates, with links to their web sites, will be posted on the EATCS web site.

I look forward to seeing many of you at the 44th ICALP in Warsaw.

With best regards,
Paul Spirakis your social media marketing partner
European Association for Theoretical Computer Science - Maintained and hosted by RU1 / CTI.