Open-IX AGM Elections 2015

Annual General Meeting 2015

Friday, October 2nd, 2015
10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Nominations are Open – Open-IX Board of Directors

There are three openings on the Board of Directors which will be filled during this election. All members in good standing who have been nominated will stand for election. Board members elected during the 2015 election will serve a three year term, beginning January 1st, 2016, and continuing until December 31st, 2018. A time commitment of four to eight hours per week, including administrative, speaking, certification, and other duties is required. Please review the complete description.

Open-IX members who wish to run for election to the Open-IX Board of Directors should submit a declaration of their intent, along with a photo and a brief biography to be posted to the elections website, to nominations@open-ix.org.

Nominations will close on September 14, 2015 at midnight EDT.

Election will be held on-line and will open on September 15, 2015. Elections will close onSeptember 30, 2015, and results will be announced at the Open-IX Annual General meeting to be held on Friday, October 2nd, 2015 at 10:30am in New York City. Per the bylaws of the Open-IX Association Article III, Section 4,: “Elections will occur annually at the Open-IX annual meeting. The new Board of Directors members will be announced at the conclusion of voting.”

Open-IX’s mission is to increase the competitiveness, reliability, and resiliency of North American Interconnection. The primary beneficiaries of this movement are content networks, broadband networks, Internet carriers, content delivery networks, hosting providers, cloud computing providers, managed services providers, software-as-a-service providers, and online entertainment providers, as well as Internet end users.

Aaron Hughes
Chair, Open-IX Nominations Committee