European Institute of Social Security
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The Presidium of the Institute
The Presidium takes care of the day-to-day management of the EISS and is supported by the EISS Secretariat. The Presidium consists of the president, four vice-presidents and the secretary-general. It is the bureau which defines the competencies of this small executive board.
The presidium is the executive board of the EISS.
Prof. dr. Marhold Dr. Gibbon Prof. dr. Stendahl Prof. dr. Strban Prof. dr. Schoukens
Our institute is presided by Prof. dr. Franz Marhold, Vienna University of Economic and Business, Austria.
He is assisted by the vice-presidents: Dr. Chris Gibbon of the IBM Social Segment of the United Kingdom, Prof. dr. Grega Strban of the University of Ljubljana and Prof. dr. Sara Stendahl of the Gothenburg University of Sweden.
The presidium is completed by the secretary general, a task which is taken up by Prof. dr. Paul Schoukens, professor of (European) social security law of the KU Leuven (Belgium).
The Bureau of the Institute
The Bureau determines the detailed programme of the conferences and publications is composed of the representatives of the active national sections and working groups.
The budget of the EISS, which is a non-profit organization, consists of membership fees, subsidies and the income resulting from research projects. Every year, the bureau determines the budget. It also submits the accounts to the General Assembly.