Timeline

  • 01 March 2021: Opening of the call for nominations for the President-elect, Treasurer, Governing Board members-at-large, Professional Council Chair, Regional Council Chair, Professional Division Committee Chairs, Regional Division Committee members, Advisory Committee Chairs and members, Professional Section Standing Committee members, Review Group members
  • 13 April: (12:00 CEST): Closing of the call for nominations
  • 26 April: Opening of electronic voting for the President-elect, Treasurer, Governing Board members-at-large, Regional Council Chair, Regional Division Committee members, Professional Section Standing Committee Members
  • 3 May: Opening of electronic voting for the Professional Council Chair, Professional Division Committee Chairs
  • 24 May: (12:00 CEST): Closing of elections for President-elect, Treasurer, Governing Board members-at-large, Regional Council Chair, Regional Division Committee members, Professional Section Standing Committee Members
  • 31 May: (12:00 CEST): Closing of elections for Professional Council Chair, Professional Division Committee Chairs
  • June: (date TBD) Appointment of Advisory Committee Chairs and members by the Governing Board
  • 01 June: Publication of results of elections for President-elect, Treasurer, Governing Board members-at-large, Regional Council Chair, Regional Division Committee members
  • 14 June: Publication of results of elections for Professional Council Chair, Professional Division Committee Chairs, Professional Section Standing Committee members
  • June-August: Nominations requested and received for Officers of Professional Sections, Vice Chairs of Professional and Regional Councils and Division Committees.* Appointment of Review Group members by parent committees.
  • August: Elections for officers of Professional Sections, Vice Chairs of Professional and Regional Councils and Division Committees, and Special Interest Group Convenors and committee members. Appointments of Special Interest Group committee members by parent committees. All office-holders take up their posts the day after IFLA’s General Assembly 2021.

* The Chair of IFLA’s Management of Library Associations Section would be chosen through an electronic election, in accordance with IFLA’s new Statutes, with a nominations process starting once the composition of the Standing Committee is known.