TAB Member Election 2016

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13 Sep 2016

TAB Member Election 2016

This September 2016, RDA holds its annual TAB elections. After RDA’s 8th Plenary in Denver, 4 new members will be elected to RDA’s Technical Advisory Board (TAB). 


9 eligible candidates are up for the election. Considering the TAB election balance criteria and the current membership of the TAB, a maximum of 2 candidates from the Europe and Africa region, 2 candidates from the Americas, and 3 from the Asia and Oceania can be elected in this round. The other balance criteria of discipline and role do not come into play in this election.  Read more on the TAB Election process and criteria 


Candidates in the list below have been clustered based on the geographical region.  View the full candidates profiles


Name Region Role Discipline
Karl Benedict Americas Data Technologist Natural sciences
Paul Uhlir Americas Data Policy Maker Social Sciences
Devika Madalli Asia and Oceania Other Social Sciences
Helen Glaves Europe and Africa Data Manager Natural sciences
Ralph Müller-Pfefferkorn Europe and Africa Data Technologist Engineering and technology
Mervyn O'Luing Europe and Africa Data User Natural sciences
Giacomo Pongiglione Europe and Africa Data User Medical and Health Sciences
Rainer Stotzka Europe and Africa Data Generator Engineering and technology
Tobias Weigel Europe and Africa Data User Natural sciences



Voting starts on the 15th of September 2016 and closes in 2 week's time. The newly elected TAB members will be announced shortly after.

As a member of the RDA you are invited to vote and endorse up to 4 candidates using the voting system below. 

Please note that login is required. The voting options will be displayed once you are logged in. 



The results of this poll are not available.