Standing Committees

Industry Relations Committee

The Industry Relations committee will serve to oversee grow and develop all aspects of our relationships with industry partners. Responsibilities include:

  • Identify, recruit and engage committee members worldwide
  • Establish relationships with corporate partners and sponsors worldwide
  • Contact industry sponsors for funding support for Biennial Clinical congress
  • Enhance active relationships with all relevant corporate groups to include device manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, new technology companies, esophageal diagnostics, and others.
  • Develop strategic methods and plans to grow sponsorship
  • Identify and assign specific regional or national industry contacts for development
  • Recruit and retain active industry partners and sponsors
  • Track and revise annual industry sponsor rosters
  • Develop and implement plans to involve industry in society activities
  • Engage new industry contacts and personally welcome them to the ISDE
  • Respond to industry concerns and solicit feedback for improvement
  • Greet and introduce new industry sponsors at biennial meetings
  • Conduct and review industry needs assessments and satisfaction surveys
  • Identify industry sponsor benefits and services in effort to enhance relationships

Membership Committee

The membership committee will serve to oversee grow and develop all aspects of a vibrant multispecialty membership for the society.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify, recruit and engage committee members worldwide
  • Ensure proportional and worldwide distribution of ISDE membership
  • Enhance active membership of all relevant specialties to include, surgery, gastroenterology,oncology, pathology, radiology, pediatric, ENT and others.
  • Develop strategic methods and plans to grow membership
  • Identify and assign specific regional or national membership liaisons
  • Recruit and retain active members
  • Contact prospective members and invite to join ISDE
  • Track and revise annual membership rosters
  • Develop and implement plans to involve members in committees programs and society activities
  • Engage new members to personally welcome them to the ISDE
  • Respond to member concerns and solicit feedback for improvement
  • Contact delinquent members prior to cancellation and encourage them to renew
  • Greet and introduce new members at biennial meetings
  • Host and lead new member receptions at biennial meetings
  • Plan and implement annual new member campaigns
  • Conduct and review member needs assessments and satisfaction surveys
  • Identify new members benefits and services in effort to enhance membership

Membership Committee

The WEB committee will serve to oversee and develop content for the ISDE internet website.

Responsibilities include:

  • Enhanced member pages
  • Enhanced website content search
  • Increased content in the form of case reports, videos, and how-I-do it or other technical pieces
  • Access to recent publications and general news, as identified by members of an editorial group
  • Increased webinars and round table discussions in cooperation with the Industry Relation Committee
  • Report quarterly to Executive Committee

The Web Committee will be divided into two sub committees: Web Content Producers and Content Linkers

You want to be a member of one of the committees? Send an e-mail to info@isde.net