New ERCIM Board elected – Forward from the ERCIM President
The General Assembly of the ERCIM AISBL, held on 31 October 2019 in Rome, in conjunction with ERCIM’s 30th anniversary celebration, unanimously elected Björn Levin, Business Manager of RISE-SICS in Sweden as its new President for a period of two years as of January 2020. Björn succeeds Jos Baeten from CWI who served as President of ERCIM since January 2018. The assembly also elected the board for a new term of office. From left: Gabriel David, INESCTEC/University of Porto, Secretary General; Fabio Martinelli, IIT-CNR, Dimitris Plexousakis, FORTH-ICS, Science Task Group chair, Christos Koulamas, ISI, Treasurer, Monica Divitini, NTNU, Human Capital Task Group chair; Jos Baeten, CWI, former President; Claude Kircher, Inria, former chair of the Human Capital Task Group; Björn Levin, RISE, President; Han La Poutre, CWI, Strategy Task Group chair, Jerzy Tiuryn, University of Warsaw, former Secretary General.