Dear JAT Members,

The 2020 JAT Board Election will officially start on May 16, 2020 (0:00:00 JST). Please take the time to vote and choose those who will help run JAT for the next two years.

This year we have 3 people running for director to fill 6 possible director openings, and 1 person running to fill 1 auditor opening.

Please use the following link to cast your vote. (You need to login as a member.)

Election voting form: (form will open on May 16, 2020)

You may vote for no more than 3 directors and no more than 1 auditor. If you wish to vote for none of them, you can submit a blank ballot. Keep in mind that, as stated in the JAT Bylaws, the candidates receiving at least ten percent of the total number of votes will be declared elected.

You have until May 22, 2020 (22:00:00 JST) to cast your vote.

Please check the candidacy statements the election forum before casting your votes.
Candidacy Statements:
Election forum:

If you have election questions, please contact election @

JAT’s Ordinary General Meeting, which is usually held during our annual conference, will be rescheduled given the postponement of IJET-31 to 2021. The Board is planning an online meeting, and will send an announcement to the membership shortly.

Thank you for taking the time to exercise your right to vote.

2020 JAT Election Committee
Yumeko Futaki (Chair)
Toby Rushbrook
Henry Smith