in conjunction with APRICOT 2012

2012 APNIC EC Elections

Nominations for the APNIC Executive Council (EC) election are now closed.

On-site voting opens on Friday, 2 March 2012 from 09:00 to 14:00 (UTC +5:30).

The APNIC Executive Council (EC) represents the APNIC Membership and acts in the best interests of the organization.

Open elections to fill vacant positions on the APNIC EC will be held on 2 March 2012 at APNIC 33. The EC candidates whose positions will be up for election are:


  • Maemura Akinori
  • Che-Hoo Cheng
  • Ma Yan

Key dates

2012 EC Election Timeline
Friday, 6 January 2012   Nominations open
Friday, 10 February 2012 17:30 (UTC +10) Nominations close
Wednesday, 15 February 2012   Proxy & Online voting opens
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 09:00 (UTC +5:30) Proxy & Online voting closes
Friday, 2 March 2012 09:00 - 14:00 (UTC +5:30) On-site voting takes place

Please Note: UTC +10 denotes Brisbane time. UTC +5:30 denotes New Delhi time.
Learn more about how APNIC represents time.

About APNIC Election Timelines

The dates and times that govern the APNIC election process are measured backward from the close of voting on election day. Election day is the day of the Annual Member Meeting (AMM) at the APNIC Meeting where the election is being held.

During the week of the APNIC Meeting, the times are calculated according to local time at the event location. In this case, New Delhi time (UTC +5:30).

  • Nominations open approximately 8 weeks before AMM day
  • Nominations close approximately 2 weeks before AMM day
  • Proxy & Online voting opens 10 working days before AMM day
  • Proxy & Online voting closes at 09:00 48 hours before the election
  • EC on-site voting takes place 09:00-14:00 local time of the event


Only organizations with a current APNIC Member account are eligible to vote in EC elections. Eligible voters may cast their votes either online (using MyAPNIC) or on-site (with a paper ballot). Membership tier determines the total number of votes available to each APNIC Member. It is possible to appoint a proxy to exercise some or all of your organization's votes (download proxy form) . Online voting and proxy appointment will open on Wednesday, 15 February 2012 and closes on Wednesday, 29 February 2012.

For more detail, please see:



Nominations for the APNIC Executive Council (EC) election are now closed.

This is the final list of nominees in order of receipt: