Structure & Working Groups

  • The ILAE has an Executive Committee: President, Vice President, Secretary-General, Treasurer, and the Immediate Past President, and the Chairs of each of the recognized ILAE regions as are voting members, elected for four-year terms. The Chairs of each of the five Councils are also represented on the Executive Committee.
  • The ILAE is organized into six Regions, with chapters in more than 150 countries and territories.
  • The five Councils provide oversight and governance. Each has a specific purpose, based on functions defined by the League’s Mission and Strategic Plan.
  • Commissions are trans-national groups appointed for each four-year term to carry out the work of the ILAE.
  • Sections are groups of chapter members or Individual Affiliates having common interests or activities.
  • Executive Task Forces and Committees are working groups that report directly to the Executive Committee.
  • Structure of ILAE Organizational Entities: Details about purpose, how members are appointed, relationship with the Executive Committee and other groups, and further explanations.