International Council for Traditional Music

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

Results of ICTM 2015 elections

The 2015 ICTM elections aimed at fulfilling two positions for Ordinary Members of the Executive Board and one position for Vice President. The ballot contained five candidates for Ordinary Members (Suraya Agayeva, Dan Bendrups, Miguel García, Tan Sooi Beng, and J. Lawrence Witzleben) and two names for Vice President (Razia Sultanova and Stephen Wild). Two hundred and sixty eight members voted electronically and twenty seven members voted on paper during the conference, totalizing a final count of two hundred and ninety five votes. 

The two newly elected Ordinary Members of the Executive Board are Tan Sooi Beng and J. Lawrence Witzleben. The newly elected ICTM Vice President is Razia Sultanova. The Nomination Committee congratulates the newly elected Executive Board members and expresses its deep gratitude to all candidates for their willingness to serve the Council.   

Samuel Araújo
Krister Malm
Waseda Minako