Membership: Chair, chair-elect if applicable, and the technical chairs or other designee of the
chapters of the Region.
Meetings: One per year.
The Region technical chair shall, in addition to other obligations to the Region, participate in a
national council of region technical chairs. As a member of the council of region technical chairs,
the Region technical chair shall:
1) Confer with region technical chairs from other regions and promote the technical needs of the
membership to the Institute.
2) When requested, participate in the review of technical documents and act as a member of this
advisory body to the Institute technical committee.
3) Make recommendations to the Institute technical committee regarding technical activity that
should reside at the region level; and carry out activities that require multi-region
4) Recommend to the council the advancement of chapter.