The Programme Committee assists the Board with the planning and execution of the programme of activities and with other tasks which the Board may include in its terms of reference.
Among the principal on-going tasks of the Programme Committee are:
- establishment of new CIB Commissions
- appointment of CIB Coordinators
- regular assessment of the performance of existing CIB Commissions
- termination of CIB Commissions if they have fulfilled their tasks or if they do not function according to the best interests of the CIB Membership.
A minimum of one third of the total membership must be current or past Coordinators.