In its second day of meetings (17/10/2020), the Council decided, among other topics, to:
1- celebrate the 30 years’ anniversary of the federation on December 8th, 2020, with an online event where former leaders of IFSAM will be honored for their contributions and service to the federation. Past president Michael J Morley, President Yang Zhang, Treasurer (and former president) Yvon Pesqueux and President-elect Xavier Castañer will deliver speeches about the past 30 years and future plans of IFSAM. The full program and Zoom link will be announced shortly.
2- institute 7 IFSAM awards to recognize contributions to relevant, worldwide and indigenous research, outstanding pedagogy and service and management practice.
The Council benefited this time for the additional presence of Phylis Lan Lin representing AODN, Felicia J. Sun representing CNEMA and Isabelle Bouty, president of AIMS Stratégie as observer. Thanks to the three of them and all the other attendees.