Council Ballot 2020: your chance to stand

Join the ICE Council and steer how we deliver value to society and to our members.

ICE Council 2020
ICE Council 2020

New members are being sought for ICE’s Council, which is responsible for representing the views of the membership to the Trustee Board. 

The 35 elected-member ICE Council steers how the Institution can best deliver value to society and its members. It supports the trustees in ensuring ICE is considered a global centre of excellence and helps set the high-level strategy for ICE to meet the challenges and needs of the 21st century.  

Members can nominate themselves or a colleague and would serve a three-year term of office with effect from  3 November 2020. The  Council meets four times a year, usually at One Great George Street in London. 

The vacancies

The 11 vacancies to be filled this year are: 

  • Four general members (comprising Corporate and Technician Members), who are elected by the professionally qualified members worldwide and do not represent any particular constituency. 
  • Three regional members – one member to represent each of the following regions: Hong Kong, North East England and Wales. Candidates may be Corporate or Technician Members and are elected by the professionally qualified members in the relevant regions.
  • Three international members – to represent Americas, Asia Pacific (non-Hong Kong) and Middle East & Africa; elected by the professionally qualified members in the relevant international regions.
  • One graduate member (ICE Graduate Member) elected by ICE Graduate Members. 

We positively welcome applicants from all backgrounds. Appointing high-calibre people from diverse backgrounds, with relevant skills, knowledge and experience, to the boards and committees of ICE will help us to ensure that our work is more effective, resilient and accountable.

Find out more about  what each role involves  and what’s required to be a candidate  or sponsor.

If you would like to put yourself forward as a candidate, please read about the ICE election rules  first. 

How to make a nomination

To nominate a candidate, fill in the  nomination form and email it to:  [email protected].

All nominations must be submitted to the Governance Office at One Great George Street by  31  March 2020.

All candidates will need five sponsors who must be full paying ICE members. A member may sponsor up to two candidates.

For more information, please call 020 7665 2002/2077  or email: [email protected].