Council is the governing body of CEPIS. Meetings are held twice a year and are attended by representatives from Member Societies. Council has ultimate control over CEPIS and its activities; it takes decisions regarding strategy, finance, projects and membership.

Board of Directors:

The Board of Directors is elected by the Council and provides general guidance for the organisation.

Byron Nicolaides - President
Hellenic Professionals Informatics Society (HEPIS)

Declan Brady
Irish Computer Society (ICS)

Luis Fernàndez-Sanz
Asociación de Técnicos de Informática (ATI)

Milan Ftà─Źnik
Slovak Society of Computer Science (SSCS)

Robert McLaughlin
BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT

Paolo Schgör
Associazione Italiana per l'Informatica ed il Calcolo Automatico (AICA)

Jos Timmermans
Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging van Informatieprofessionals (KNVI)















Austeja Trinkunaite - Secretary General

Erika Gutmane - Events and Policy Coordinator

Ulrik Lorck - Communication and Membership Support Officer


To contact the CEPIS Secretariat please use the email info[at]

Council of European Professional Informatics Societies

Avenue Roger Vandendriessche 18
B-1150 Bruxelles