Technical Committees and Working
Membership, Aims and Scopes
There are Aims
shared by all or most Committees which are not subject specific. They are as
- To establish and maintain
liaison with national and international organisations with allied
interests and to foster cooperative action, collaborative research and
- To identify subjects and
priorities for research, to stimulate theoretical work on fundamental
issues and to foster fundamental research which will underpin future
- To provide a forum for
professionals with a view to promoting the study, collection, exchange and
dissemination of ideas, information and research findings and thereby to
promote the state of the art.
- To seek and use the most
effective ways of disseminating information about our work including the
organisation of conferences, workshops and symposia and the timely
production of relevant publications.
- To have special regard for the
needs of developing countries and to seek practicable ways of working with
- To encourage communication and
to promote interaction between users, practitioners and researchers.
- To foster interdisciplinary
work and, in particular, to collaborate with other Technical Committees
and Working Groups.
Aims and Scopes of: