We’re delighted to announce that IGDA Scotland’s 2014 Board of Directors Elections are now underway, with seats open for nominations and voting.
This process is an important way for the members of the organisation to have their say in who is going to run things.It’s also an opportunity to make changes to the chapter’s leadership in ways that represent your interests as a game developer; and finally, they’re also an excellent way to get more involved with the chapter yourself, and help shape our future.
We encourage you to read the full 2014 Election Procedures Policy, but the key dates for the election process are as follows:
- Monday 20th October
- Call for nominations opens
- Tuesday 11th November
- Nominations closed. All nominations must be received by this date.
- Must be a member by this date to participate in the vote.
- Wednesday 12th November
- Distribute Election Materials to members
- Tuesday 18th November
- Deadline for votes
- Wednesday 19th November
- New board members to be announced at Annual General Meeting
In order to nominate yourself as a candidate for election, you must be an IGDA member in good standing with voting rights (i.e. a professional member, not a student member), must agree to be bound by the IGDA Scotland Bylaws, and also have read the 2014 Election Procedures Policy.
To nominate yourself, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your candidate statement (of up to 400 words) before 23:59 on 11th November to let us know you wish to stand.