International Federation of Aeronautical Information Management Associations

AIS / COM

On behalf of the Executive Board

Convention
Global AIM Congress 2008 Singapore 23 Persons representing 37 Countries have signed the convention for the creation of IFAIMA

Singapore Convention

Objects
;To operate as a non-political Federation of AIM AssociationsTo promote safety, efficiency and regularity in International Air;Navigation To assist and advise in the development of AIM , in order to maintain;the safe, orderly and expeditious flow of air traffic To uphold a high standard of knowledge and professional efficiency;amongst AIM personnel To protect and safeguard the collective professional interests of AIM;personnel To make mutual benefit affiliations with other professional;organisations .To strive for a worldwide Federation of AIM Associations-

In order to follow these objects, IFAIMA will:
• Closely co-operate with national and international Aviation Authorities and other Institutions or persons concerned with Air Navigation; Set up Committees for studying new techniques and facilities necessary and useful for the safety of International Air Navigation; Collect and distribute information on professional problems and developments; Levy affiliation fees, annual subscriptions and charges upon its member Associations to provide the funds for an effective management of IFAIMA activities; Issue an official journal and other publications for the purpose of promulgating and advancing matters of AIM; Sponsor and support the passage of legislation and regulations which will increase and protect the safety of air navigation through the improvement of working conditions of AIM personnel; Endeavour to carry out the work of IFAIMA in the official language of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).

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Implementation Commission
For the first year, IFAIMA has been managed by the Implementation Commission which fulfilled its task with great commitment and to whom we have to be thankful Egypt – Mr. Ahmed Allam Indonesia – Mr. Budiono Richwan Nigeria - Mr. Kabir Gusau Portugal - Mr. Fernando Lopes Slovak Republic - Mr. Lukas Galbavy Turkey – Mrs. Mehtap Demir

Amongst others, the IC has:
- Registered IFAIMA before the Portuguese Official Authorities (2008/08/13); - Implemented a blog (http://ifaima-federation.blogspot.com) a discussion forum (http://forum.ifaima.org) a website (http://www.ifaima.org) and the IFAIMA official mailbox (ifaima@gmail.com); - Prepared the logistics for the Federation’s Administration and for the organization of the first General Assembly; - Accepted the registrations of the first Affiliated Associations, Individuals and Corporate Members; - Made contacts so as to publicize IFAIMA throughout the Aviation Community and the AIM Community in particular.

General Assembly and Election
General Assembly has occurred, parallel to the Global Johannesbourg 2009 and elected the first Executive Board:
President : Mr. Fernando Henriques Lopes - Portugal ifaima.pr@gmail.com Vice-President : Mr. Kabir Yahaya Gusau - Nigeria ifaima.vp1@gmail.com Vice President : Mr. Lukas Galbavy - Slovakia ifaima.vp2@gmail.com Vice President : Mr. Azim Bul - Turkey ifaima.vp3@gmail.com Executive Secretary : Mr. Jorge Manuel Duarte Dias - Portugal ifaima.es@gmail.com Treasurer : Mr. João Paulo dos Anjos de Mendonça - Portugal ifaima.tr@gmail.com

AIM

Congress

Regional Directors
APAC (Asia and Pacific) : Mr. Budiono Richwan – Indonesia ifaima.apac@gmail.com ESAF (Eastern and Southern African) : Mrs. Charity Muthoni - Kenya ifaima.esaf@gmail.com EUR/NAT (European and North Atlantic) : Mr. Roland Reiser - Luxembourg ifaima.eurnat@gmail.com MID (Middle East) : Mr. Ahmed Allam - Egypt ifaima.mid@gmail.com WACAF (Western and Central African) : Mr. George Crankson - Ghana ifaima.wacaf@gmail.com NACC (North American, Central American and Caribbean) : To be nominated ifaima.nacc@gmail.com SAM (South American) : To be nominated ifaima.sam@gmail.com

Membership
By now, IFAIMA represents: 12 Member Associations 18 Individual Associates 5 Corporate Members We can proudly say that we now represent 709 persons around the World which make us a real Global Organization.

Communication

We, the Executive Board of IFAIMA, wish to salute all the colleagues and organizations present in this event. We offer our services and the services of IFAIMA so as to cooperate with you all, in order to make AIM and COM a safer and more efficient part of Air Navigation. We also would like to appeal for you to join IFAIMA and make our Federation bigger, contributing to the enrichment of our knowledge and experience, which will help us be more effective on the procurement of our objectives. The Executive Board

Application for Membership
You may download the membership form from our website http://www.ifaima.org or our blog http://ifaima-federation.blogspot.com or get it from one of our members

IFAIMA needs more Members, so please, contact us ifaima@gmail.com or visit us www.ifaima.org http://forum.ifaima.org http://ifaima-federation.blogspot.com

THANK YOU