Within the CAPE-OPEN 2016 Annual Meeting, the 2016 Annual General Meeting of CO-LaN was organized.

Richard BAUR, representing Shell Global Solutions and acting President presented the status report over the period from October 2015 till end of September 2016. The report was followed by a vote of Full Members present or represented that all approved the report.

Then Richard BAUR gave, on behalf of Philippe ARPENTINIER, representative of Air Liquide and treasurer ot CO-LaN, the financial report for the period January till December 2015. Philippe ARPENTINIER was held up by other activities.The General Assembly approved the report and took the necessary steps to deal with the loss appearing. Then the budget for fiscal year 2017 was proposed and voted upon.

At the end of the General Meeting, election of the new Management Board was conducted and resulted in the following nominations:

President and Secretary: Shell Global Solutions represented by Richard BAUR

Treasurer: Air Liquide, represented by Philippe ARPENTINIER

Members: BASF represented by Peter MAUER, BP represented by Mick LEE, DOW represented by Isaiah HUANG, Linde represented by Oliver KOCH.