Japan Geoscience Union Mail News No.53
October 20, 2009

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 1. Call for votes Representative Election of Japan
Geoscience Union




1. Call for
votes  Representative Election of Japan Geoscience Union

deadline for the 1st Japan Geoscience Union’s representative
election is coming near.
Please be in a hurry if you haven’t voted yet or are
thinking to make a membership subscription to JpGU.


Average voter
turnout as of December 20 at 12:00 JST is 15.6%.

The highest
one is 27%, that of Biogeosciences.


The real-time
voting rate is shown on the following URL.

Representatives or staff elected by members become section
presidents or persons eligible for directors.
They pass resolutions regarding executive official
elections, confirmation of project master plans and other
operation policies together with society members at ordinary
and extraordinary general staff meetings.
Please make a membership subscription, be constituent and
vigorously vote for representative election to reflect your
will on smooth operation of JpGU Corporation.

October 20, 2009
Corporate Japan Geoscience Union
Board of Election
Chairman: Mie Ichihara
Members: Masanao Shinohara
Michinari Sunamura
Masahiro Takagi
Shogo Tachibana
Hiroyuki Tsubomoto



How to Vote


  • Candidates List for Representative election is released on the Web from September 24, 2009.
    Names and aspirations of representatives of all electoral zones are shown here.

  • Click The Representative Election Vote and make votes. here

  • If you haven’t finished your membership subscription, click Join JpGU Member>>Membership subscription button and make membership subscription.

  • Members who have finished membership subscription by October 30 are eligible to vote.

  • Please cast your votes for at most 5 representatives in your electoral zone.

  • Voting can be made from October 1 to October 30.

  • For further details, click here

  • If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact Board of Elections,

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    Compiled by Publicity and Outreach Committee of
    Japan Geoscience Union
    Published by Dr. Gaku Kimura, President of Japan Geoscience Union

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