At the 1st General Assembly in Melbourne, Australia, Delegates approved some significant and substantial changes to the organisation. Central to these changes was the approval to change the name to "World Federation of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine. You can review the minutes of the General Assembly HERE
The General Assembly also approved the creation of the new Office of President-Elect and subsequently Council members elected Gene Sung to this new position. Gene will serve as President-Elect from 2019 to 2021 before assuming the Presidency at the 15th World Congress in Vancouver, Canada in September 2021.