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DAMA International Election News

DAMA I is now accepting nominations from the Chapters, as required by the current Bylaws. Nominations close July 15 2018 11:59pm UTC. Election voting will directly follow.
Register nominations at

Responsibilities for each office and a description of voting rights are found at in the Bylaws, along with other information, at
All nominees must:
1) Be a member of an affiliated DAMA Chapter
2) Have served as a current or former officer of a DAMA Chapter for one full term of their chapter’s term of office
3) Seek a maximum of one office in any one election
4) Accept the nomination

Further: Nominees for DAMA International President must have served at least one full term on the DAMA International board.

Please note the terms for each office - to get back on the calendar in the Bylaws, President, VP Finance, VP Membership, and VP Online Services elected next month serve only until the end of 2018.

DAMA International recognizes that the current by-Laws need to be amended to address the voting rights of Central members, and plans to do so as soon as possible after this election.

Election Schedule:
Nominations close on July 15 2018 at 11:59pm UTC.
Election ballot will be available on July 16 2018.
Voting will close on August 1 2018 at 11:59pm UTC.
The new Board will be installed as soon as practical after August 1 2018.
Normal election schedule will resume immediately afterwards.