Appointment of New WEC Leader (July 2018)

Announced by Lauren Clement on

There will be an appointment of a new WCA Ethics Committee Leader, as Hippolyte Moreau recently stepped down as the Leader of the WCA Ethics Committee. We thank Hippolyte for his work getting the WEC established in the past months.

Candidates are expected to fulfill their terms (24 months) and to spend at least 6 hours per week on average to work for the Committee. The qualities expected of candidates are:
1. Clear background
2. Trustworthiness
3. Independence
4. Accountability

The application period is opened for candidates to submit their candidacy documents until July 16th, 2018, 23:59 UTC privately to the WCA Board (

The candidacy documents must be in PDF format, and must include:
- Brief personal introduction.
- Summary of activities done for the WCA.
- Ambitions as the WEC Leader of the WCA.

Candidates are additionally asked to send a copy of their applications which can be made public at the end of the application period.

The rights and duties of the WEC can be found in WCA Motion 10.2017.8.

The week after the application period, the WCA Board will make a selection by voting and will announce the new Leader, after confirmation among Senior Delegates and sitting Committee/Team Leaders by voting, as described in Section 4 of WCA Motion 10.2017.0.

Thank you in advance for your candidacies and support!