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  • November 22, 2017

The 2017 Fall Executive Committee (EC) Elections Process is Complete!

Nathan Tse
Program Manager Intern

Congratulations to the new and re-elected EC Members! We had a successful election this year with JCP Member voter turnout at 33% overall; 24% for Full and Partner Members and 50% for Associate Members.

Thank you to all of the JCP Members for casting votes, and to all of the nominees for showing interest in serving on the JCP EC.

This year, there were 8 Ratified, 3 Elected and 1 Associate Seats open for election. Congratulations to the following new and re-elected EC Members.

Ratified Seats (all serving a two-year term): ARM, Credit Suisse, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Intel, Red Hat and Sociedade de Usários da Tecnologia Java - SouJava

Elected Seats (all serving a two-year term): Twitter, Hazelcast and Tomitribe

Associate Seat (serving a two-year term): Andres Almiray (it was a tie; see the 2017 Executive Committee (EC) Election page for more details on the EC Election tiebreaker process)

Newly elected EC Members take their seats on Tuesday, 28 November 2017. The first EC Meeting for the new EC will be a teleconference on Tuesday, 12 December 2017 at 8:00 am Pacific Standard Time (2nd hour is open to the public). The first Face-to-Face EC Meeting will be on 30-31 January 2018 in Hursley, England, hosted by IBM.

The JCP PMO appreciates Werner Keil for his tenure on the EC and welcomes Andres Almiray to the EC.

For more details on the EC election results, visit the 2017 Executive Committee (EC) Elections Results page.

Congratulations to all and thank you for the continuous support and contribution to the JCP.


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