2nd IBF Annual meeting in Shanghai
18 representatives from IBF corporate members were present at the 2nd annual IBF meeting held at OSSUR office in Shanghai on 20 November 2008.
A new IBF Board was formed at the meeting, with representatives from 6 corporate members coming from Ossur, Lexus, CCP, Eimskip, Icelandair and Promens. Ambassador Gunnar Snorri Gunnarsson and IBF Secretary General Petur Yang Li are also members of the board. Mr. Arni Alvar Arason of OSSUR was appointed as the new IBF chairman and Mr. Bardur Gudfinnsson of Lexus, as Vice Chairman.
The meeting reviewed IBF activities in the past year. Among the issues discussed was the IBF donation to build the Binghua Hope Primary School. The school will be raised in Guangyuan District in Northern Sichuan Province. Representatives at the meeting expressed their willingness to explore ways to further support the school after its construction.