[At-Large] [ALAC] ELECTION CALL for ALAC Officers to serve from 22 October 2012 to ICANN AGM 2013
Rinalia Abdul Rahim
rinalia.abdulrahim at gmail.com
Tue Sep 18 10:25:41 UTC 2012
Dear members of the ALAC and At-Large,
I nominate Olivier Crepin Leblond for the position of the ALAC Chair.
I request that Olivier, based on his experience as the ALAC Chair, provide
information that can further inform the ALAC Officers' elections process
and help members of the ALAC select the most suitable individuals for the
1) An articulation on the role of the Excom in supporting the Chair in the
overall administration and management of the ALAC [in real terms so that
2) A view on how the "dramatic change in ICANN" is likely to impact the
role of the ALAC Chair and his ability to manage and lead the ALAC.
3) The expected role of the Excom in supporting the ALAC Chair in this new
and challenging context and the kind of qualification (substantive and
experience-based) needed within the pool of elected ALAC Officers to ensure
With the information above, members of the ALAC would be in a better
position to weigh the advantages of "continuity" versus "change"/"rotation"
in the roster of ALAC Officers.
On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 3:29 PM, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond <ocl at gih.com>wrote:
> Dear all,
> in my own capacity, I support all current ALAC officer nominations:
> - Evan Leibovitch and Carlton Samuels as Vice Chairs
> - Tijani Ben Jemaa as Rapporteur
> - Rinalia Abdul Rahim as representative from APRALO
> I would like to take this opportunity to note that the positions
> themselves might change name/function when new bylaws will be
> implemented. I have enjoyed working with the current team very much and
> in the times of current dramatic change at ICANN, believe that
> continuity is important.
> Olivier Crépin-Leblond
> (my own views)
> On 18/09/2012 02:01, Carlton Samuels wrote:
> > Dear ALAC Chair:
> > I wish to see the current set of ALAC officers returned.
> > I nominate Olivier Crepin-Leblond for ALAC Chair for the next term.
> > I nominate Evan Leibovitch as ALAC Vice-Chair and Tijani Ben Jemaa as
> > Rapporteur for the next term.
> > - Carlton
> > ==============================
> > Carlton A Samuels
> > Mobile: 876-818-1799 <tel:876-818-1799>
> > /Strategy, Planning, Governance, Assessment & Turnaround/
> > =============================
> > On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Olivier MJ Crepin-Leblond
> > <ocl at gih.com <mailto:ocl at gih.com>> wrote:
> > Dear All,
> > According to Rule 2.1 of the ALAC Internal Rules of Procedure
> > <
> > the
> > ALAC will elect a Chair, at least two (2) Vice-Chairs and a
> > Rapporteur.
> > Rule. 2.2 states that all officers are normally elected at an Annual
> > General Meeting of ICANN. Rule 9.1 states that the election call
> > will be
> > sent by the current ALAC Chair.
> > In keeping with these rules, this message serves as the election call
> > for the ALAC Officers to serve as members of the ALAC Executive
> > Committee from 22 October 2012 to the ICANN Annual General Meeting
> > 2013.
> > The election schedule is as follows:
> > *_Election Schedule_*
> > *_
> > _*
> > * 17 September 2012 Election Call /(sent to lists.)/
> > * 1 October 2012 Deadline for Officer Nominations /(to be sent
> > to lists.)/
> > * 3 October 2012 Chair to post to the public ALAC list an "election
> > summary" message /(sent to lists.)/
> > * 4-11 October 2012 Nominations are discussed
> > * 8 October 2012 Deadline for Nominees to Accept their
> > Nomination /(sent to lists and or as notified and recorded on the
> > relevant Election Pages of the At-Large Wiki.)/
> > * 14 October 2012 Start of AGM
> > * 18 October 2012 Closure of AGM
> > * 18 October 2012 Start of Election of ALAC Officers by 2013 ALAC
> > immediately after the closure of the AGM (Should a ballot be
> > required)
> > * 22 October 2012 Election Results announced
> > * 22 October 2012 New ALAC Officers take their seats
> > Please note that according to two motions of the ALAC, which were
> > adopted during the 25 November 2008 ALAC Meeting, the ALAC Officers
> > consisting of a Chair, two Vice-Chairs, and a Rapporteur shall
> > represent different ICANN Geographic Regions.
> > A 2012-2013 ALAC Officer Election wiki page
> > <https://community.icann.org/x/pocoAg> has been created that
> > the following:
> > * The election schedule as above;
> > * An election schedule with the Rules of Procedure explanations;
> > * ALAC officer criteria; and
> > * Nominations for ALAC officers.
> > Warm regards,
> > Olivier MJ Crépin-Leblond
> > ALAC Chair
> > _______________________________________________
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> > <
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