Organization

WCCE's General Assembly is the supreme governing body of WCCE and will meet ordinarily once a year. WCCE initiatives are directed in between General Assemblies by its Executive Committee, who meets at least quarterly through web or telephone conferences. WCCE daily business is conducted by its Executive Director, under the responsibility of the President, in accordance with the directions of the General Assembly and the Executive Committee. The Executive Director is an ex-officio member of the Executive Committee with no voting rights.

The current Executive Committee members, as elected during WCCE's 10th General Assembly held in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe in September 2015 are the following:

PRESIDENTS

PRESIDENT
ALFONSO GONZÁLEZ

Mexico

PAST PRESIDENT
TOMÁS A. SANCHO MARCO

Spain

FOUNDING PRESIDENT
JOSE MEDEM

Spain

PRESIDENT ELECT
CARLOS MINEIRO AIRES

Portugal

 

Standing Committees

Standing Committee creation require the approval of the General Assembly, on the recommendation of the Executive Committee. They shall be formed in an area with specific interest to Civil Engineering and with a balanced membership participation. Standing Committees are appointed for a three year period, renewable for another equal period, altogether six years maximum. A new host country will be appointed after such period. Each Standing Committee will be hosted by a National Member organization, providing  the Chairperson and Secretary of the Committee and will assume any expenses regarding the Standing Committees. Standing Committees Chairs become Executive Committee members as Vice Presidents, holding such office during his Standing Committee chairing period.

STANDING COMMITTEE CHAIRS - VICE-PRESIDENT

MARTIN MANUHWA - Education & Capacity Building

Zimbabwe

TÜGRUL TANKUT - Natural Disasters

Turkey

TEODORO ESTRELA - Water 

Spain

EFRAÍN ECHANDI OTERO - Construction

Puerto Rico

MAURICIO PORRAZ - Oceanic & Coastal engineering

Mexico

CRISTINA MACHADO - Women in Civil Engineering

Portugal

TREASURER

JORGE EMILIO ABRAMIAN

Argentina

ORDINARY MEMBERS

NATIONAL MEMBERS

Americas

CARLOS VILLALTA

Costa Rica

Africa

WINGFIELD TAMAI VENGESAI

Zimbabwe

Asia

none

Europe

CRISTINA MACHADO

Portugal

Oceania

none

 

INTERNATIONAL MEMBERS

European Council of Civil Engineers (ECCE)

GORAZD HUMAR

Slovenia

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

Sectorial members

none

NGO's& Academic Institutions

To be elected at next General Assembly

Corporate members

none

Individual members

none

Individual professionals

none

 

APPOINTED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

JOSÉ FRANCISCO SÁEZ

Spain