Nishika De Silva, Editor for IEEE YP Sri Lanka
Annual General Meeting – Young Professionals Sri Lanka
The Annual General Meeting of IEEE Young Professionals, Sri Lanka (YPSL) was held on 25th February 2020 at Renuka City Hotel, Colombo 3. The meeting started with the traditional lighting of the oil lamp, followed by the national anthem. Around 50 participants were at the event. After presenting the minutes of the AGM 2019 by the secretary, the finance and event reports were presented.
The departing chairperson, Mr. Chandana Munasinghe, presented the newly elected committee for the year 2020/21. Mr. Chandana Munasinghe was elected as the Chairperson of IEEE YPSL for the second consecutive year and Dr. Akila Wijethunga was appointed as the Chair-Elect.
During his speech, the Chairman invited all the volunteers to join hands with the committee on the journey. The evening was concluded with the secretary addressing the gathering followed by refreshments and networking.