Congratulations to Cora Chan who has been elected a member of the Governing Council of the International Society of Public Law (known as ICON-S), one of the largest and most prestigious academic associations in public law in the world. The post is an honorary position of “high distinction which entails responsibility for the intellectual guidance, advice and representation of the Society.” Twenty-six candidates ran for eight vacancies. Voting was open to the entire Society membership of more than a 1000 members. Three hundred and ninety members from around the world cast their votes from 21-31 May 2017. Cora received the 4th highest number of votes. More details about the election can be found here. Earlier this year, Cora was appointed to the Scientific Advisory Board of the International Journal of Constitutional Law.