Leadership

COMMITTEES
Terms of Reference (for Committees and Appointees)

Purpose & Development

Purpose

The terms of reference provided for committees and appointees shall be primarily for guidance and shall only be restrictive if explicitly so stated.

Development & Change

The development and modification of terms of reference for standing committees and appointees shall normally be the responsibility of the Board unless specifically directed otherwise by a Constituent Meeting.

The terms of reference for special, or ad hoc, committees shall normally be developed and modified by the appointing Officer, or body.

Committee Members are encouraged to refer to the following Timeline Chart to prepare for upcoming meeting.

Link to>> Conference Timeline Flowchart

 

STANDING COMMITTEES 2016-2017

Constitution and By-laws Committee

Chair

David Bartlett, United Kingdom

Members

Limor Avivi-Arber, Canada
Mario Bresciano, Italy
Brian Fitzpatrick, Australia

Duties

  1. It shall be the duty of the Constitution and By-laws Committee to be familiar with the provisions of the Constitution, By-laws, Rules of Order and Terms of Reference of the College, and to recommend amendments in the best interests of the College.
  2. The committee shall consider all proposed amendments to the Constitution and By-laws and shall submit them with recommendations to the membership for action at a constituent meeting or by mail.

Membership Committee

Chair

Jung-Suk Han, South Korea

Members

David Bartlett, United Kingdom
Steven Eckert, USA
Marcio Lima Grossi, Brazil
Xinquan Jiang, China
Balendra Singh, India
Ami Smidt, Israel
Hirofumi Yatani, Japan
Nicola Zitzmann, Switzerland

Duties

  1. It shall be the duty of the Membership Committee to examine the qualifications of applicants for Constituent, Life and Affiliate membership, and approve or deny admission to membership in keeping with the By-laws.
  2. The Membership Committee shall also consider applications for Organisational membership and nominations for Honorary membership and make recommendations to the Board regarding approval.
  3. The Membership Committee shall also have a mandate to identify and recruit qualified persons for membership.

Instructions/Information on Membership Process

Nominating Committee

Chair

Nicola Zitzmann, Switzerland

Members

Mario Bresciano, Italy
Nico Creugers, Netherlands
Brian Fitzpatrick, Australia
Peter Owen, South Africa

Duties

  1. The Nominating Committee shall make nominations for all positions of officers and councilors of the College.
  2. Written nominations for all positions of officers and councilors are to be delivered to the Secretary at least 90 days before the date for notification by the Secretary of the constituent meeting at which elections are to be held.
  3. The Nominating Committee shall assist the Presidents, if requested, in the selection of members for committees or other positions serving the College.
  4. The Nominating Committee shall attempt to select candidates on a diversified basis.
  5. The Nominating Committee is expected to welcome suggestions but shall be required to consider all recommendations for nominations from constituent members of the College provided such nominations are made in writing, signed by the nominee, endorsed by two other constituent members and delivered to the Nominating Committee at least six months before the constituent meeting at which elections are to be held.

Finance Committee

Chair

Sreenivas Koka, USA

Members

Jung-Suk Han, South Korea
Hector Gonzalez, Chile
Dean Morton, USA
Ami Smidt, Israel
Hirofumi Yatani, Japan


Duties

  1. It shall be the duty of the Finance Committee to advise the Presidents and Board on all matters concerning the financial well-being of the College.
  2. The Finance Committee shall advise the Treasurer on the preparation of budgets for consideration by the Board.
  3. The Finance Committee shall recommend to the Board means by which the College can meet its financial obligations.
  4. The Finance Committee shall advise the Treasurer on the management of College funds and securities.
  5. The Finance Committee should expect to be consulted in preparation for decisions on major expenditures by the College.
  6. The Finance Committee shall seek sponsors for the activities of the ICP

Education and Research Committee

Chair

Sreenivas Koka, USA

Members

Sara Alfadda, Saudi Arabia
Kazuyoshi Baba, Japan
David Bartlett, UK
Franco Bassi, Italy
Nico Creugers, Netherlands 
James Dudley, Australia
Brian Fitzpatrick, Australia
Annaloes Gerritsen, Netherlands
Petra Guess, Germany
Xinquan Jiang, China
Sunyoung Ma, New Zealand
Kostas Michalakis, Greece
Dean Morton, USA
Caroline Nguyen, Canada
Chikahiro Ohkubo, Japan
Alon Preiskel, UK
Tong Mei Wang, Taiwan
Hirofumi Yatani, Japan
Bulem Yuzugullu, Turkey
Yongsheng Zhou, China

Duties

  1. It shall be the duty of the Education and Research Committee to stimulate, promote, and evaluate prosthodontic research and determine areas where more research is needed.
  2. It shall be the duty of the Education and Research Committee to develop an awareness of education in Prosthodontics, to report significant developments to the Board of Councilors and members, and to recommend action by the College if appropriate.
  3. Subject to prior approval by the Board of Councilors, the Education and Research Committee may develop or engage in activities that will assist members in improving their research through collaboration, enhanced funding or the development of specific skills.
  4. The Education and Research Committee may also recommend or develop continuing education opportunities for the members of the College. Such programs may also be developed by other individuals or institutions and co-sponsored by the ICP with Board approval. Evaluation of such education proposals must adhered to the ICP approved guidelines for such activities.
  5. The Education and Research Committee may also recommend or develop, with the approval of the Board, continuing education activities to be presented by the College for non-members or for other organizations or institutions.
  6. It shall be the duty of the Education and Research Committee to conjointly with Ivoclar/Vivadent assess applications and select the winner of the Ivoclar Vivadent/International College of Prosthodontists Research Fellowship in Dental Restorative Materials.
  7. It shall be the duty of the Education and Research Committee to assess applications for and make a recommendation to the ICP Board for the awarding of the general Research Grants Program.
  8. It shall be the duty of the Education and Research Committee to assess and judge all poster presentations submitted for display at each Biennial meeting.
  9. The Education and Research Committee may also recommend or develop, with the approval of the Board, continuing education activities to be presented by the College for non-members or for other organizations or institutions.
  10. Subject to prior approval by the Board of Councilors, the Education and Research Committee may develop or engage in activities that will assist members in improving their research through collaboration, enhanced funding or the development of specific skills.

Professional Relations Committee

Chair

Dale Howes, South Africa

Members

Limor Avivi-Arber, Canada
David Bartlett, UK
Lino Calvani, Italy
Nico Creugers, Netherlands
Nico Creugers, Netherlands
Petra Guess, Germany
Martin Osswald, South Africa
Carlos Parra, Chile (Organizational Members Rep)
Alon Preiskel, UK

Duties

  1. It shall be the duty of the Professional Relations Committee to prepare suitable means and materials for developing increased interest in, and better understanding of the field of prosthodontics'
  2. It shall be the duty of the Professional Relations Committee to have the responsibility for coordinating the activities of the College with the other societies of dentistry, particularly those devoted to the specialty of prosthodontics.
  3. It shall be the duty of the Professional Relations Committee to examine and establish desirable liaison with other professional groups and associations.
  4. With the exception of news released directly by a President or the Secretary, the Professional Relations Committee will be responsible for all news released relative to the College.

 

AD-HOC COMMITTEES 2016-2017

Scientific Committee

Instructions/Information regarding Program

Instructions/Information regarding Industry Partners

Co-Chairs

Dean Morton, USA
Eugenio Nieto Grez, Chile

Members

Mario Bresciano, Italy
Brian Fitzpatrick, Australia

Duties

  1. Finalize the scientific program and select speakers

Local Conference Organizing Committee
Santiago, Chile 2017

Site Selection Guidelines (PDF document)

 

 

Members

Hector Gonzalez, Chile
Carlos Parra, Chile

Duties

  1. Assist with the development of the upcoming ICP meeting

 

ICP COMMITTEE TASK LIST

Committee Members Only:

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