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EITA-YIC Management Council

(Harvard University - Joyce Yang)

The EITA-YIC management council consists of the EITA-EITC advisory board and the EITA-YIC managing committee.


EITA-EITC Advisory Board


The EITA-EITC advisory board is an international body of experts specializing in Emerging Technology and Services. The roles of the EITA-EITC advisory board are:


  • to establish the criteria and process for proposal solicitation and review, identifying projects that benefit most from Emerging Technology and Services and make the most difference to our world.
  • to provide ongoing guidance to the EITA-EITC management teams on issues of strategy, management, legal matters, process, and conflict resolution.


The current chair and the vice chairs of the EITA-EITC advisory board/think tank are:



Due to a large number of EITA-EITC advisory board members/thought leaders worldwide, their names are not listed here.


EITA-YIC Managing Committee

(MIT, Yu-Chih Ko)


The EITA-YIC managing committee is the group of volunteers ultimately responsible for the activities of the EITA-YIC organization (a virtual organization). It plays the role in the organization as both leaders and decision makers. Their overall responsibilities are:


  • Vision and Leadership. It ensures that everything the organization does supports its vision, purpose and aims.
  • Accountability and Legal Liability. It must account for everything the organization does, including its spending and activities.
  • Keep it Legal. It ensures compliance with all relevant legal and regulatory requirements and seeks guidance around any uncertainties.
  • Financial Management. It ensures that all money, property and resources are properly used, managed and accounted for.
  • Managing Staff and Volunteers. It must ensure that appropriate policies and procedures are in place for staff and volunteers. and that both are properly managed and supported.


The EITA-YIC managing committee consists of (up to) 9 members (invited and appointed by the Chair of the EITA). The current members of the EITA-YIC managing committee are:








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