Call for Nomination: CPGIS President and BOD Members

Dear CPGIS Members:

CPGIS is seeking motivated individuals who are interested in serving the CPGIS community. Please self-nominate or nominate members for the following vacancies by December 1, 2022. To improve the geographic representativeness and diversity in the CPGIS leadership, we particularly encourage and welcome nominees from regions other than North America and China.

1) President (2024, 1-year term)

2) Four Board of Directors (BOD) Members (three non-student positions and one student position, 2023 & 2024, 2-year term)

The responsibilities of the CPGIS President’s Office and the BOD are described in the CPGIS bylaws accessible online: Any CPGIS member with a paid membership can nominate, be nominated, and vote. Please send your nominations (name and 150 words short bio) and/or direct your inquiries to the Election Committee by December 1, 2022:  Yi Qiang (, Qingfeng Guan (, Xiao Huang (, and Huanfa Chen (


We greatly appreciate the excellent service provided by the following outgoing BOD members: Xiang Chen, Ming Luo, Fan Zhang, and Yuhao Kang (student member).

Thank you for your support of CPGIS!

The 2022 CPGIS Election Committee

Yi Qiang (chair), Qingfeng Guan, Xiao Huang, and Huanfa Chen