2020 AGM Agenda

Agenda for the 2020 AGM of the British Go Association

To be held online using Zoom at 20:00 on Tuesday, July 7

  1. President's Introduction and Apologies for Absence
  2. Minutes of 2019 AGM
  3. Matters Arising
  4. President's Report
  5. Secretary's Report
  6. Membership Secretary's Report
  7. Treasurer's Report and Accounts
  8. Address by candidates and Election of Officers (President, Secretary and Treasurer) Nominations are now closed
  9. Address by candidates and Election of 5 Ordinary Members Nominations are now closed
  10. Address by candidates and Election of Auditor Nominations are now closed
  11. Consideration of Council's proposals to amend the Constitution Here is a marked-up version of the Constitution, showing the proposed changes
  12. Any Other Business


Council are proposing three changes to the constitution:

  • An amendment to clause 30 to clarify who can vote at a General Meeting; family members get 2 votes, and those aged under 18 do not get a vote
  • An amendment to clause 52 to take account of the closure of the European Go Cutural Centre
  • New clauses 52-57 to introduce proxy voting, together with consequential changes to clauses 31 and 38.



    Nominations Received:

    PositionCandidateProposerSeconder
    President (nominations now closed)Toby ManningRichard WheeldonJonathan Chin
    Treasurer (nominations now closed)Richard WheeldonToby ManningJonathan Chin
    Secretary(nominations now closed) Colin WilliamsToby ManningJonathan Chin
    ordinary member (nominations now closed)Gerry GaviganJonathan ChinMatt Marsh, Anthony Pitchford
    Joanne LeungJonathan ChinMatt Marsh, Anthony Pitchford
    Matt MarshJonathan ChinGerry Gavigan, Anthony Pitchford
    Pat RidleyJonathan ChinMatt Marsh, Anthony Pitchford
    Neil SandfordJonathan ChinMatt Marsh, Anthony Pitchford
    Hon. Auditor (nominations now closed)Anthony PitchfordJonathan ChinMatt Marsh


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