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SPIE Professional July 2013

SPIE 2013 election

SPIE members have until 16 August to vote on a slate of officers to serve the Society for 2014.

Eligible SPIE members who have not yet received their ballot should contact staceyc@spie.org.

The results of voting for vice president, secretary/treasurer, and four new directors wiill be announced at the SPIE annual general meeting in San Diego, CA (USA), 27 August.

The two candidates for vice president are both SPIE Fellows who have served on the SPIE Board of Directors. The elected vice president will become president-elect in 2015 and president in 2016.

Candidates for SPIE vice president:

photo of Bob Lieberman photo Fernando Mendoza-Santoyo

Robert Lieberman

Intelligent Optical Systems (USA)

Fernando Mendoza-Santoyo

Centro de Investigaciones en Optica (Mexico)

See videos of the two vice president candidates discussing their backgrounds, their goals, and the issues facing SPIE and SPIE members.

For secretary/treasurer

Brian Lula

PI (Physik Instrumente) (USA)
photo of Brian Lula

For director:

Photo of Demetri Psaltis Photo of Michael Eismann Photo of Asher Friesam Photo of James Grote
Demetri Psaltis

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland)
Michael Eismann

Air Force Research Lab (USA)

Asher Friesem

Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)

James Grote

Air Force Research Lab (USA)
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Martin Leahy

National University of Ireland Galway (Ireland)
Anita Mahadevan-Jansen

Vanderbilt University (USA)
Sergio Restaino

Naval Research Lab (USA)
Jim McNally

Applied Technology Associates (USA)

SPIE directors serve three-year terms and officers serve for one year.

The incoming officers for 2014 who are not on the ballot:

Photo of H. Philip Stahl Photo of Toyohiko Yatagai
SPIE Fellow H. Philip Stahl, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (USA), president-elect for 2013, will become president in January 2014. SPIE Fellow Toyohiko Yatagai of Utsunomiya University (Japan), serving as vice president for 2013, will become president-elect in 2014.

Read more information about leadership and governance at SPIE.

DOI: 10.1117/2.4201307.13

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