AGM reminder – 14th March 2018

March 7, 2018By
 Dear IWCR members,

​It’s a friendly reminder of ​our IWCR Annual General Meeting which will be held on Wednesday 14th March 2018 in the meeting room of the Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel. Registration and coffee will begin at 10.00 am and AGM will start at 10.30 am. We will then have lunch in the restaurant at 12.30 pm for those of you who are able to stay a little longer. A separate lunch invitation and request to sign up will be sent out at a later date.

In order for us to be able to take decisions about new board members or any other matter, we need to have a quorum of at least 1/3 of the members, including a proxy from members unable to attend. Please let us know if you plan to attend before March 12th. If you are unable to attend, please sign the attached proxy vote and send it as soon as possible to

The main purpose of the AGM is, most importantly, to elect members to the IWCR Executive Board and to report on the past year’s activities. We will also present our activities and finances for the previous year.

Executive Board:
Tina Nordqvist – President – will step down
Mieke Langenberg-Tissot Van Patot– Vice President – will step down 
Eva Tsakiroglou  – Treasurer- will continue
Julia Pesnia – Secretary – will continue
Vera Boisson – Charity Coordinator – will step down


Advisory Board: (Will be selected by the Executive Board later)
Vija Pugule – Social & Tours Coordinator – will continue
Jingky Lowe – PR Coordinator– will step down
Jenai Girvics – Membership Coordinator– will step down
Maria Nesterova – Lunch Coordinator– will continue
Urszula Gawska-Kartashov – Website Coordinator – will continue

We are also looking for members to join our PR and Charity committees.

So if you are interested in any of the positions, you are more than welcome to volunteer! Please, feel free to talk to any board member if you have any questions during Meet & Greet in March or during any other activity when we’re together. Also, please see  for a short description of the tasks. Alternatively, you can always send an email to

The final agenda and draft decisions will be posted on the IWCR website a week before the AGM. Please see the IWCR statutes, also to be found on the IWCR website, section 7, for a detailed description of the procedure, competence and topics of the AGM.

Proxy file click here

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