Council Elections 2019

ELI Council Elections

At the ELI Membership meeting on 4 and 5 September 2019 in Vienna (Austria), the Membership will elect 28 new Council members. For detailed information on the election procedure, kindly consult the ELI Statute and Election Byelaw. A summary is available in the Elections Brochure.


The nomination and endorsement period closed on 20 July 2019 and the ELI is pleased to announce that 35 Fellows decided to run for the ELI Council. Their nomination forms are visible to ELI Fellows through a closed platform, for which they received a link and password.


The elected candidates are members of the Council on the condition that they accept their election. If a candidate is not present at the elections, he or she should file their anticipated declaration of acceptance (please see below) with the Secretariat prior to the elections.



ELI Standing Council Committees


The newly elected ELI Council will ap­point new members of the standing Council committees at its meeting on 5 September 2019. Any Council mem­ber can express her/his interest to serve on a committee. Absent Council members and candidates should file their expression of interest in writing ideally in their nomination form but not later than one week after the meeting. In the latter case, please send an email to