New UNICON Chair, Vice-Chair and Board Members for 2017-2018
Tina Narron Peter Hirst
Tina Narron, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will serve as chair of the 2017-2018 UNICON board and Peter Hirst, MIT, will serve as vice-chair. Executive Director Bill Scheurer will again server as Secretary and Treasurer.
Joining the board for six-year terms are Peter Methot, Rutgers, and Denise Douglas, Case Western reserve University. Jean Choy, University of Washington will server a two-year appointment.
New Committee Chairs, Too
• Benchmarking – Marco Serrato, Tecnológico De Monterrey (ITESM) and Markus Frank, University of St. Gallen will co-chair the Benchmarking Committee for 2017-2018.
• Board Continuity – Gabriel Aramouni, Universidad de San Andrés again will chair the Board Continuity Committee.
• Communications – Peter Methot, Rutgers and Peter Hirst, MIT will co-chair the committee for the 2017-2018 term.
• Conference – Elena Escagedo, IE and Jean Choy, University of Washington will co-chair the Conference Committee.
• Finance – Gabriel Aramouni, Universidad de San Andrés (UdeSA) is the chair for 2017-2018.
• Membership – Della Wong, Hong Kong University Of Science and Technology and Lise Hammergren, BI Norwegian Business School will co-chair the Membership Committee.
• Research – The Research Committee will be co-chaired by Peppe Auricchio, IESE Business School and Denise Douglas, Case Western Reserve.
Individuals are encouraged to participate. Please contact the committee on which you would like to serve.