Dear all,

As announced in the IFCS newsletter, we will use this listserver occasionally to send you information on ongoing business in the IFCS. This first time, the message informs you about the new (and current) executive officers of the IFCS.

As a consequence of the IFCS elections in December last year, the executive officers of the IFCS are now:

President-Elect: David Hand (to become President as of January 1, 2006)
Secretary: Vincenzo Esposito Vinzi (as of February 1, 2005)
Treasurer: Iven van Mechelen (as of February 1, 2005)
Publication Officer: Krzysztof Jajuga
President: Henk Kiers

If you want to know more about the IFCS (the International Federation of Classification Societies), please consult the IFCS website,, or mail the secretary ([log in to unmask]) or me ([log in to unmask]),

with best regards

Henk Kiers

Henk A.L. Kiers             email: [log in to unmask]
Heymans Institute (DPMG)
University of Groningen
Grote Kruisstraat 2/1
9712 TS Groningen
The Netherlands
telephone:  +31 (0)50-3636339
telefax:    +31 (0)50-3636304