Authors, composers, publishers: participate in the life of your Society

May 2017

Elect your new representatives at Sacem headquarters in Neuilly-sur-Seine, 20 June (1 - 4pm)

Vote

SACEM’s Annual General Assembly will be held on Tuesday 20 June 2017 at 2:30pm at SACEM headquarters, 225, Avenue Charles-de-Gaulle in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Sacem is governed by its members, the authors, composers and music publishers, as a co-operative. They elect from among themselves, those who represent them and manage their society.

Go to your member page, to find out about the agenda.

How to vote?


- On the spot at the AGM, at Sacem headquarters in Neuilly-sur-Seine, 20 June (polling stations open 1 - 4pm)
- Finished vote - On line from your member page, from 9am, 18 May to noon, 19 June. You will be redirected to the secure on-line voting site Election Europe
- Finished vote - By correspondence for professional and permanent members until noon, 19 June. Voting documentation will be sent to you by post.

To be Elected

The members of the Board of Directors

Being a permanent member for at least one year or a professional member with two consecutive terms on a Statutory Committee (Art. 14 of the Articles of Association)
7 positions: 2 authors, 1 author-director, 2 composers and 2 publishers.

The members of the Supervisory Board

Being a permanent member for at least one year or a professional member with two consecutive terms on a Statutory Committee (Art. 22 ter of the Articles of Association)
6 positions: 2 authors (or authors-directors), 2 composers and 2 publishers.

For the initial formation of the Supervisory Board at the General Assembly on 20 June 2017, all 6 members must be elected. In each category (author or author-director, composer and publisher), the candidate with the most votes will be elected to a three-year term and, in order to provide for renewal of one half of Supervisory Board members per category, the second candidate will be elected to a two-year term.

The members of the Programmes Committee

Being a permanent or professional member for at least one year (Art. 24 bis of the Articles of Association).
3 positions: 1 author, 1 composer and 1 publisher.

Others Bodies:

Regulatory Committees

- Audiovisual Committee
10 positions: 3 authors, 1 author-director, 4 composers and 2 publishers
- Symphonic Music Committee
12 positions: 8 composers and 4 publishers
- Popular/Variety Music Committee
15 positions: 5 authors, 5 composers and 5 publishers
- Author-Directors Committee
8 positions: 8 author-directors

Technical Committees

- Phonographic Self-Production Committee
9 positions: 3 authors, 3 composers and 3 publishers
- SACEM Heritage and Remembrance Committee
9 positions: 4 authors, 1 composer, 2 author-directors and 2 publishers
- Members’ Professional Training Committee
10 positions: 10 members
- Young Audiences and Cultural Action Committee
5 positions: 1 author, 1 author-director, 2 composers, 1 publisher

For further information

... on the elections, how to vote, the committees’ roles and operation, consult SACEM Articles of Association and General Rules.

 

SACEM members: stand for election to SACEM governing bodies before 31 March 2017. For all the details on the positions to be filled, click here.

Published March 23 2017