Announcement of the venue of the 15th International Conference of the EAJS in 2017: Lisbon, Portugal
By the deadline of July 30, 2014, six bids were received to host the 15th International Conference of the EAJS in 2017. All bidders presented their bid to the EAJS Council during the conference in Ljubljana. There was a number of very strong bids, but the Council eventually decided on Lisbon, Portugal, as the venue of the next conference, after carefully scrutinizing and discussing each of the bids.
Announcement on Results of 2014 EAJS Council Election
This summer, all EAJS members were asked to elect the new EAJS Council for 2014-2017. The results are as follows:
Prof Dr Bjarke FRELLESVIG 178 votes
Prof Dr Bjarke FRELLESVIG is elected.
Prof Dr Verena BLECHINGER-TALCOTT 184 votes
Prof Dr Verena BLECHINGER-TALCOTT is elected.
Dr Laura MORETTI 173 votes
Dr Laura MORETTI is elected.
Candidates for the Extended Council
Prof Dr John BREEN 24 votes
Dr Andrea GERMER 21 votes
Prof Dr Andrej BEKEŠ 15 votes
Prof Dr Michael KINSKI 15 votes
Prof Dr Urs Matthias ZACHMANN 15 votes
Dr Anna ANDREEVA 14 votes
Prof Dr Raji C. STEINECK 14 votes
Dr Nataša VISOČNIK 14 votes
Dr Dick STEGEWERNS 13 votes
Dr Jan SÝKORA 10 votes
Dr Kristin SURAK 8 votes
Prof Dr Ellen VAN GOETHEM 6 votes
Prof Dr Yulia MIKHAILOVA 6 votes
Prof Dr Dimitry STRELTSOV 5 votes
Dr Georg SIPOS 4 votes
Prof Dr Anca FOCSENEANU 3 votes
According to the constitution, the extended Council may consist of up to six members. Because a parity of votes occurred, the then president of the EAJS, Professor Rein RAUD, based on Paragraph 6 (4) of the EAJS constitution, cast his decisive vote for the candidate Dr. Anna ANDREEVA. Therefore, Dr Anna ANDREEVA, Prof Dr Andrej BEKEŠ, Prof Dr John BREEN, Dr Andrea GERMER, Prof Dr Michael KINSKI and Prof Dr Urs Matthias ZACHMANN are elected.
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