Executive Council Election 2016 - 2019
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ICOM's Statutes are an essential document for the organisation. ICOM's rules clarify and complete these Statutes.
The Statutes are the foundations of the organisation and its functioning. They specify the objectives, the mission and the organisation of the structure. Read more
The Executive Council is ICOM’s board.
Its mission is to enforce the decisions and recommendations of the General Assembly and to coordinate the activities of ICOM’s National and International Committees and Regional Alliances.
The Executive Council works as a board and ensures that ICOM’s Strategic Plan is respected. It meets twice a year and is made up of 16 members elected for three years: a President, two Vice-presidents, a Treasurer, 11 ordinary members and the President of the Advisory Committee (ex-officio member).
President : Prof. Dr. Hans Martin Hinz (Germany)
Vice-President : George Okello Abungu (Kenya)
Vice-President : Tereza C. Moletta Scheiner (Brazil)
Treasurer: Peter Keller (Austria)
Member: Ossama Abdel Meguid (Egypt)
Member: Laishun An (China)
Member: In-kyung Chang (Republic of Korea)
Member: Willem De Vos (Belgium)
Member: Luisa de Peña Díaz (Dominican Republic)
Member: Alberto Garlandini (Italy)
Member: Goranka Horjan (Croatia)
Member: Merete Ipsen (Denmark)
Member: Diana Pardue (US)
Member: Regine Schulz (Germany)
Ex-officio: Suay Aksoy (Turkey)
Chairperson of the Advisory Committee
Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine (France)
NB: Dr Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine was elected as ICOM Treasurer during ICOM’s 23rd General Conference and 28th General Assembly in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in August 2013. She was appointed Director General of ICOM at the 127th session of the Executive Council meeting, held on 12 December, 2013 in Paris, France. She stepped down from the position of the Treasurer on 30 April, 2014 to take up her function of Director General on 1st May, 2014. The Executive Council, during its 128th session on 4-5 April, 2014, appointed Peter Keller as ICOM Treasurer, in accordance with the ICOM Statutes and Internal Rules and Regulations.