📆 New deadline for WCCE's Submission candidacy calls

As entitled by 16th WCCE’s General Assembly, WCCE’s Executive Committee agreed to open the following calls to WCCE members:

  • Standing Committees
    • Host country renewal of WCCE’s current Standing Committees
    • Proposals for the Creation of new Standing Committees
  • WCCE Executive Committee Offices or liasons to other organizations
    • WCCE appointed liaisons to WFEO Standing Committees
    • Continental representative to the Executive Committee on behalf of WCCE's European members

Submission candidacy deadlines have been extended until May 27th, 2022 

Read on for further details on submitting a candidacy 

Standing Committees

Host country renewal of current Standing Committees

In accordance to WCCE’s Bylaws, Standing Committees are to be renewed every few years. During its 16th General Assembly, the General Assembly entitled the Executive Committee to open a call for the renewal of host country of the following Standing Committees for the period 2023 - 2025.

  • Construction
  • Education
  • Natural Disasters
  • Water
  • Gender Equality
  • Coastal and Oceanic Engineering

Proposals for the Creation of new Standing Committees

In accordance to WCCE’s Bylaws, Standing Committees may be created upon the recommendation of the Executive Committee by the General Assembly. In this instance, the Executive Committee is calling for proposals for the creation of new Standing Committees dedicated to subjects that any Member may deem of interest. If the proposal is considered of interest and feasible, the Executive Committee will recommend its creation in the following G.A.

Officers

WCCE appointed liaisons to WFEO Standing Committees

On July 2020, WFEO requested all its member organizations to designate delegates, no more than two per committee, for all operating committees and working groups. During WCCE’s 15th General Assembly some liaisons were appointed.

However, due to the withdrawal of some appointees, several appointments became vacant. On such grounds, the General Assembly entitled the Executive Committee to open a new call for candidacies for such vacancies (in parenthesis).

  • Disaster Risk Management (1)
  • Education in Engineering (2)
  • Engineering and the Environment (1)
  • Information and Communication (1)
  • Women in Engineering (1)
  • Young Engineers / Future Leaders (1)
  • Energy (2)
  • Engineering Capacity Building (2)
  • Engineering for Innovative Technologies (2)
  • Working Group on Infrastructure Report Card (2)
  • Working Group on Water (2)

Continental Representative to the Executive Committee on behalf of European countries

Once elected the Continental Representatives of Africa, America and Asia during WCCE's 16th General Assembly, the office of Continental Representatives of Europe to the World Council of Civil Engineers’ Executive Committee remains vacant. On such grounds, the General Assembly entitled the Executive Committee to open a new call for candidacies for the office of Continental Representatives of Europe to the World Council of Civil Engineers’ Executive Committee. Accordingly, the Executive Committee defines a procedure for the upcoming election to the office of Continental Representatives of Europe, to be held on May 16th, 2022 for the period 2022 - 2024.

Last but not least, we remind you that candidacy submission and voting rights in the Assembly are subject to being in good standing with the obligations of your organization towards WCCE. Specifics to each call can be consulted in the enclosed Annexes. We remain at your disposal for any clarification through the following email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..