RETI | Réseau d'Excellence des Territoires Insulaires
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Governance Committee

The main decision-making body, the Governance Committee sets out the strategic guidelines and agrees to a schedule of actions for the coming year. It meets on a yearly basis at one of the member universities. Traditionally, this meeting is concomitant with a Symposium and a Summer School.

Last meeting: 7th Governance Committee - Corte, University of Corsica 22nd-23rd September 2016.

Next meeting: 8th Governance Committee. Okinawa, University of Ryukus, November 2017.

The President of the RETI

The president is elected from the Governance Committee.

He/She prepares and directs the work of the Governance Committee in collaboration with the Permanent Operational Management Team. He/She ensures the implementation of the guidelines set out by the Governance Committee and represents the network in its relations with third parties.

On the 23 July 2016, Professor Clive Mulholland, President of the University of the Highlands and Islands, Scotland became the 3rd President of the RETI. His term of office runs until 2019.

A few words from the President:


The members

The Governance Committee is composed of all the Presidents of the RETI (or of their representative) having one vote each.

Paul-Marie ROMANI Università di Corsica Pasquale Paoli Corsica France
Llorenç HUGET ROTGER Universitat de les Illes Baleares Balearic Islands Spain
Massimo CARPINELLI Università degli Studi di Sassari Sardinia Italy
Maria DEL ZOMPO Università degli Studi di Cagliari Sardinia Italy
Fabrizio MICARI Università degli Studi di Palermo Sicily Italy
Alfred VELLA University of Malta Malta Malta
Ioanis DRAGONAS T.E.I of Ionian Islands Ionian Islands Greece
ODYSSEAS ZORAS University of Crete Crete Greece
Stefanos GRITZALIS University of the Aegean Aegean Islands Greece
Christou COSTAS Open University of Cyprus Cyprus Cyprus
Atlantic Europe
Rafael ROBAINA ROMERO Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Canary Islands Spain
Antonio Martinon Universidad de La Laguna Canary Islands Spain
Jose Manuel CUNHA LEAL Universidade de Madeira Madeira Portugal
João Luis ROQUE BATISTA GASPAR Universidade dos Açores Azores Portugal
Judite MEDINA DO NASCIMENTO Universidade de Cabo Verde Cabo Verde Cabo Verde
Corinne MENCE CASTER Université des Antilles French West Indies France
Bautista COGOLLOS Universidad de Cienfuegos Cuba Cuba
Carlos E. SEVERINO Universidad de Puerto Rico (Recinto de Rio Pedras) Puerto Rico

Puerto RIco



Indian Ocean
Panja RAMANOELINA Université d'Antananarivo Madagascar Madagascar
Cécile MANOROHONTA Université d'Antsiranana Madagascar Madagascar
Frédéric MIRANVILLE Université de La Réunion Reunion Island France
Gaël LAGADEC Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie New Caledonia France
Eric CONTE Univesité de la Polynésie Française French Polynesia France
North America
Alaa S. ABD-EL-AZIZ University of Prince Edward Prince Edward Island Canada
Gary KACHANOSKI Memorial University of Newfoundland Newfoundland Canada
Northern Europe
Clive MULHOLLAND Univresity of the Highlands and Islands Scottish islands United Kingdom
Hajime OSHIRO University of Ryükyü Okinawa Japan


Historical background information of the Governance Committee meetings:
2016 : Corti, Università di Corsica.
2015 : Kirkwall, University of the Highlands and Islands
2014 : Charlottetown, University of Prince Edward.
2013 : Sassari, Università degli Studi di Sassari.
2012 : Lesvos, University of the Aegean.
2011 : Madère, Universidade de Madeira.


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