Elections

Results for 2021-2025 Regional Chair Elections

The Elections for the Regional Chairs for the 2021-25 term concluded on 11th December and the winners are as follows:

Jo WIlmshurst
John Dunne
Ghaieb Aljandeel
Matthew Walker
Mario Arturo Alonso-Vanegas
Jaideep Kapur
Africa:
Jo Wilmshurst, South Africa
Asia Oceania: John Dunne, Australia
Eastern Mediterranean: Ghaieb Bashar Mohamed Aljandeel, Iraq
Europe: Matthew Walker,
UK
Latin America: Mario Arturo Alonso Vanegas, México
North America: Jaideep Kapur,
USA

The Elections Committee would like to congratulate the successful candidates who have all accepted their elected posts and thank all candidates for their participation. The next round of the elections will be nominations for the remaining positions on the Regional Committees. Nomination forms will be sent to Chapters in January 2021.

View candidates for each region

Elections Commission
Emilio Perucca, Chair
Birinus Ezeala-Adikaibe
Jacqueline French
Hassan Hosny
Solomon Moshé
Makiko Osawa
Elza Marcia Targas Yacubian
Peter Wolf

Results of Management Committee elections

The election of the ILAE Management Committee for the 2021-2025 term concluded on the 18th September 2020 and Dr. Ed Bertram, Dr. Roberto Caraballo and Dr. Alla Guekht were elected, and all have accepted their postitions.

It gives us great pleasure to inform you that they have all accepted their election to the Management Committee for the next term. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank the other 10 candidates for running; we are sure that they, along with all of our members, will join us in congratulating the new committee members on their success.

Out of the 122 Chapters, 93 voted while a further 9 were ineligible owing to non-payment of dues. The remaining 20 Chapters were eligible but did not participate.The elections for Regional Chairs will begin in mid-November.

Complete details of the process for the Management Committee election

Management Committee Members-elect

Dr. Edward H. Bertram
Edward H. Bertram
Secretary General
CV  | Statement
Dr Roberto H. Caraballo
Dr Roberto H. Caraballo
Vice-President
CV | Statement
Alla Guekht
Alla Guekht
Treasurer
CV  | Statement
 

Helen Cross elected ILAE President, 2021-2025 term

Helen Cross
Helen Cross, President Elect

The election of the ILAE President for the 2021-2025 term concluded on the 10th April 2020 and Dr J Helen Cross was elected with 77% of the votes.

It gives us great pleasure to inform you that Dr Cross has accepted her election as President for the next term. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank Dr. Ed Bertram and Dr Marco Tulio Medina for running. We are sure that they, along with all of our members, will join us in congratulating Dr Cross on her election and wish her a productive and successful tenure as President.

Out of the 122 Chapters, 96 voted while a further 11 were ineligible owing to non-payment of dues. The remaining 15 Chapters were eligible but did not participate.

Historical Elections Information

Past elections results