Dear ISA Member,
The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Software Association will be held on Thursday, 5th March at 9.30am in the offices of William Fry Solicitors, Fitzwilton House, Wilton Place, Dublin 2.
William Fry have kindly offered to host the AGM following the first in the series of collaborative Breakfast Briefings, “Technology Funding” which commences at 7.30am that morning. Further details on this, and subsequent briefings can be found in the attachment below.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank ISA Chairman Pat Brazel for his enormous contribution to Association throughout the duration of his tenure. Pat, along with a number of his Executive Council colleagues will be stepping down this year. Many thanks to all outgoing members of the Executive Council for their tireless efforts in highlighting the importance of the software sector to the growth of Ireland’s knowledge economy.
Nominations are now open to all ISA members who wish to sit on the Executive Council. Persons seeking to be put themselves forward for election to the Council are required to notify ISA Director, Kathryn D’Arcy : kathryn.d’firstname.lastname@example.org or ISA Executive, Anna Donegan: email@example.com
Candidates will also be required to provide information about themselves including:
- · the identity of the members who nominated them
· a short biography
· a summary of the reasons why the candidate is putting himself/herself forward for election to the Executive Council
· contribution they will bring to the Executive Council
Nominations will close at 5pm on Wednesday, 25th February 2009. An election may take place at the AGM pending the number of nominations put forward. Should you require any further information on the work of the Council or the ISA working groups please contact me.