2016 Presidium Meeting

The 44th ISM Presidium meeting was held during the XVI International ISM Congress
12 -14 September 2016, Brisbane, Australia

Agenda of the meeting:

  1. Welcome and opening of the 44th ISM Presidium Meeting

  2. Confirmation of attendees

  3. Apologies

  4. Proposal and acceptance of the agenda

  5. Obituaries

  6. Approval of the Minutes of the 43rd ISM Presidium Meetings:

    6.1. Part A: 24-26 June 2015, Prague, Czech Republic,

    6.2. Part B: 16-18 October 2015, Beijing, China

  7. Matters arising from the Minutes of the 43rd ISM Presidium Meeting

  8. Reports

    8.1. President Report & Correspondence 8.2. Commission Reports

    1. 8.2.1.  Commission 1: Dr Gareth Powell

    2. 8.2.2.  Commission 2: Prof. Dr. Yuriy Aleksandrovich Kashnikov

    3. 8.2.3.  Commission 3: (Mr Norbert Benecke)

    4. 8.2.4.  Commission 4: Prof. Dr. Ryszard Hejmanowski

    5. 8.2.5.  Commission 5: (Dr Martin Vrubel)

    6. 8.2.6.  Commission 6: Prof. Zou You Feng

    8.3. National reports

  9. Membership and representation

    9.1. Institutional membership: China Coal Society

    9.2. Country membership: Uzbekistan

  10. Report on the progress of preparations for future ISM Congresses:

10.1. Report on the status of (2016) XVI International ISM Congress in Brisbane, Australia

10.2. Report on preparation for (2019) XVII International ISM Congress in Irkutsk, Russia.

  1. New bids for future congresses

    1. 11.1.  Bid from China

    2. 11.2.  Bid from South Africa (?)

  2. Confirmation of future International Congresses and Presidium Meetings

  3. Resignations, nominations, acceptance and confirmations of commission

    chairmen and members

  4. Proposals of Honorary Membership

  5. Information regarding international and national events of interest

  6. Date and venue of the next ISM Presidium Meeting

  7. Miscellaneous

  8. Closure 

The minutes of the meeting, including commission and country reports, can be downloaded through the links below:

2016 Minutes (Draft)

Attachment 1

Attachment 2

Attachment 3

Attachment 4

Attachment 5

Attachment 5 (Polish report - zipped)

Attachment 6