IFERP encourages its members to take a direct hand in shaping the future of the association. Every member of IFERP, reaching to the top grade of leadership where members fill vital positions on the councils, boards and committees that govern the organization and raise the visibility of IFERP worldwide.
IFERP’s highest governing authority, the IFERP Council, comprises of 16 IFERP members. Five of these members form the Executive Committee, which includes IFERP’s President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer, immediate Past President etc. The President, Vice President, and Secretary/Treasurer are elected office and each has a term of two years. The remaining spots on the Council serves a four‐year term.
Establishment of the IFERP Council put in place a leadership structure to govern the IFERP’s internal activities. IFERP has also worked tirelessly to establish its position as a leader in the engineering, science & technology community through the creation of geographically distributed councils in India, Europe, and Africa. These councils strive to increase awareness of IFERP and its wide range of regional activities, from high‐quality conferences, Workshops, Seminars, Guest Lectures to logistical support to help increase the number of professional and student chapters worldwide.
IFERP has also led the way in supporting the professionals in the field of science, engineering & technology through the creation of four boards to manage IFERP’s products and services. Composed of numerous volunteer committees and subgroups, these boards aim to maximize the benefit of IFERP’s offerings for students, educators, professionals, academicians and the vast number of researchers and practitioners at work around the globe.
Publications Board has direct responsibility for the production and management of all IFERP publications.
Education Board develops computer curriculum for all educational levels and provides self‐assessment procedures, home study courses, and Short Term Training Programme, Workshops, Guest Lectures professional development TechTalks.
Practitioners Board focuses on products and services that support and enhance the professional and technical development of practicing professionals in the field of engineering, science & technology.
Drawing its experience, IFERP has moved to the forefront in helping to shape public policy worldwide. IFERP’s councils in India, Europe, Africa and Asia work toward these same goals, fostering informed policy decisions that will benefit researchers and practitioners as well as the society at large.Get Involved
As a recognized and respected leader in the field of engineering & technology, IFERP seeks to put its stamp on those areas that most affect its members, from education to publications to public policy to diversity. To accomplish the goals of this ambitious agenda, we need to enlist our members help. IFERP members must step up and volunteer for positions on the many committees, boards, and councils discussed above.