Council Election Voting Period
The 2019 AIBC Council Election e-vote opened on April 15 at 9 a.m., with an email notification being sent to eligible voters. The e-vote will close on May 6 at 12 p.m. Election results will be announced at the Annual Meeting, which is taking place on May 6 between 3:30 and 5 p.m. at the Vancouver Convention Centre West.
The e-vote will be conducted according to the Architects Act, AIBC Bylaws and Council Rules 4: Electronic Voting and Council Elections (PDF).
Council Election Voting Instructions
On April 15, eligible voting members and honorary members were sent an email (the E-Vote Notification) from firstname.lastname@example.org including:
- Instructions on how to vote electronically;
- A unique elector ID and password; and
- A link to the electronic ballot.
Eligible voting members who do not receive an email by end of day April 15, after having checked their spam filters and junk inbox, or if an email was deleted in error, are instructed to contact Simply Voting directly at email@example.com.
Council Member Nominations
The AIBC is pleased to announce that six architects have put their names forward as nominees for the five positions in the upcoming AIBC Council election. The council nominees are listed in alphabetical order below. Those endorsed by the AIBC Nominations Review Committee are noted with an asterisk (“*”).
*Sama Abri Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
Robert Chester Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
*Sara Kasaei Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
*Catherine Nickerson Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
*Sean Rodrigues Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
*John W. Scott Architect AIBC (View Statement Form)
The AIBC’s 100th Annual Meeting will be taking place on May 6, 2019. This is an opportunity to hear from your elected council about the past year, discuss areas of interest, as well as connect with colleagues. A special commemorative Annual Report will be distributed at both the meeting and centenary reception.