International Biometric Society - Nordic-Baltic Region
The Regional Executive Committee (REC) is elected for a period of 2 years which is automatically prolonged for 2 years unless at least 2 members of the Regional Council propose otherwise. The Regional Executive Committee shall alternate between the Nordic and Baltic countries in the following order; Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway/Iceland and the Baltic countries. Niels Keiding has compiled a list of The Regional Executive Committees 1970–1995.
The most recent Presidents have been:
2017–... Ziad Taib, Sweden
2013–2016 Krista Fischer, Estonia
2009–2012 Geir Egil Eide, Norway
2005–2008 Esa Läärä, Finland
2001–2004 Mikael Væth, Denmark
1997–2000 Sture Holm, Sweden
1994–1996 Odd Aalen, Norway
Every second year the Region shall organize a Regional Biometric Conference. The REC appoints a local organizing committee (LOC) and a scientific program committee (SPC) for this conference which shall alternate between the Nordic and Baltic countries in the following order; Finland, Sweden, Norway/Iceland, Denmark, and the Baltic countries group.
A meeting of the Regional Council is arranged at every regular regional conference as stated by the by-laws. Minutes of the last meetings can be found here:
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