LACNOG Program Committee Membership Election 2016

Nominees list

 Call for Candidates

LACNOG Program Committee calls for candidates to cover three memberships available at the end of this year. Membership duration is for two years.

Candidates to the Program Committee membership must have participated in one LACNOG conference and be an active member of LACNOG mailing list for at least one year previous to the candidacy. Candidates must have ample technical  knowledge about IP Networks, have constructive opinions and ideas about LACNOG meeting development and, overall, enthusiasm to work as a volunteer to achieve the final goal of LACNOG that is the development of Internet in the region.

Every member has the following objectives during the term:

  • Responsible to engage one talk, presentation or work to be presented in the annual main conference per calendar year.

  • Attend 50% of the Program Committee calls or videoconferences.

  • Attend at least one LACNOG annual meeting or event during the membership term or to a similar meeting in the region (LACNIC, PTT Forum, among others) representing LACNOG.

  • Encourage the participation in the main LACNOG mailing list answering emails or presenting interesting topics

  • Moderate at least one slot in the main conference

  • Volunteer with at least 10 hours in the previous three months to the main conference and an additional 24 hours during the year.

Candidates to the Program Committee membership must send the reasons to be a member, a short bio (no more than 100 words) and a picture to

This call for candidates closes on November 15th., 2016.

Program Committee Membership Election Process

A general election will be done among all the approved candidates. The first two people with the highest amount of votes will cover two of the three memberships. To vote it is only necessary to be subscribed to LACNOG’s mailing list.

The third membership will be selected by the current Program Committee members that are not candidates for reelection.

The following chronogram shows the election process:

Date Process
1/11/16 Call for candidates
15/11/16 al 25/11/16 ReviYeson and publication of candidates. Reception of candidates endorsements.
28/11/16 al 12/12/16 Voting
13/12/16 al 18/12/16 Voting process verification and internal selection of the third member
19/12/16 Publication of the elected members.

The current Program Committee is composed by the following people:

Name Country Membership Renewal
Arturo Servín (fundador) México Yes
Edmundo Cázarez (fundador) México Yes
Jorge Villa Cuba No
Milton Kaoru (fundador) Brasil No
Nicolás Antoniello (fundador) Uruguay No
Pedro Torres, Jr. Brasil Yes
Tomás Lynch Argentina No