2012 Proposed Bylaw Changes

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: Full (voting) member
 
: Full (voting) member
 
: Associate (non-voting member).
 
: Associate (non-voting member).
: Associate Individual (non-voting Individual member)
 
: Associate User (non-voting Data User member)
 
  
 
Associate members can fully participate in all Federation activities, with the exception of voting. The criteria for achieving Full status is to pay for two Meeting attendances in the previous year (or pay the difference as membership dues).  
 
Associate members can fully participate in all Federation activities, with the exception of voting. The criteria for achieving Full status is to pay for two Meeting attendances in the previous year (or pay the difference as membership dues).  
  
The inclusion of Individuals and Data Users is new. A new ESIP Type would be established for Data Users.
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Another proposed to change is to enable Individuals and Data Users to become (Associate) members. A new ESIP Type would be established for Data Users.

Revision as of 22:21, 9 November 2011

Proposed ESIP Membership Structure Changes

ESIP is considering establishing multiple membership tiers:

Sustaining (voting, supporting) member
Full (voting) member
Associate (non-voting member).

Associate members can fully participate in all Federation activities, with the exception of voting. The criteria for achieving Full status is to pay for two Meeting attendances in the previous year (or pay the difference as membership dues).

Another proposed to change is to enable Individuals and Data Users to become (Associate) members. A new ESIP Type would be established for Data Users.

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