SIOS Board of Directors

The SIOS Board of Directors (BoD) is appointed by The General Assembly and has up to seven members. The BoD is responsible for the operation of SIOS in accordance with General Assembly´s directions and decisions and shall take into account the views expressed by other SIOS boards and committees. Tasks of the BoD include beside others

  • to establish working groups and task forces;
  • to propose policies, to be adopted by the General Assembly;
  • to develop a work programme and annual budget for SIOS, to be approved by the General Assembly.


BoD Chair

  • Kim Holmén - Norwegian Polar Institute

BoD members

  • Wenche Aas - NILU - Norwegian Institute for Air Research
  • Jøran Idar Moen - The University Centre in Svalbard
  • Piotr Głowacki - Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences
  • Vito Vitale - National Research Council of Italy
  • Kim Holmén - Norwegian Polar Institute