Summary of the steps for the development of this position statement is provided below.  This follows the agreed process to develop and release position statements

Step 1 and 2. Topic proposal and selection
The topic was selected by the INAHTA Board based on the prioritization done by members in a 2018 survey. View survey report.

Step 3. Appointment of task group to draft statement
INAHTA Disruptive Technologies Position Statement Task Group Terms of Reference

Step 4. Board review
The Board reviewed the draft statement in January 2021 and provided their agreement for it to proceed to the next step.

Step 5a. Member consultation
The preliminary draft statement will be sent to members for comment in May 2021.

Step 5b. Task group review of member feedback, revision of statement
The task group will review member feedback and revise the position statement if appropriate.

Step 5c. Member agreement

Step 6. Release
(Pending the results of member agreement in step 5c)