REPORT OF THE API COUNCIL MEETING ON APRIL 8 2014 (version Française ci-dessous)  Present: Ann Cahill, Michael Stabenow, Tom Weingaertner, Nagayo Taniguchi, Hans de Bruijn, Thomas Friedrich, Stefan Israel, Rory Watson, Gyorgy Foris, Alexandre Mineev, Isabelle Arriaga, Thierry Monasse, Kris Van Haver. Absent with notification: Griselda Pastor, Thomas Schmidt. 1. API (Michael Stabenow) took over the chair of J@YS for the next five years. J@YS will still be responsible for the reception of newcomers and the publication of the newcomers' guide. Maria-Laura Franciosi is willing to continue