Minutes for Foundation IRC Meeting of October 27th, 2010

  • When: Wednesday, October 27th, 14:00 UTC
  • Where: irc.gnome.org, #foundation

Meeting Log


  • Board Members: Andreas Nilsson, Bastien Nocera, Brian Cameron, Germán Póo-Caamaño, Og Maciel, Paul Cutler
  • Stormy Peters, Executive Director
  • Rosanna Yuen, Administrative Assistant

Topics Discussed

  • Release Team Update from Vincent Untz
  • GNOME 3 Videos
  • Boston Summit
  • GNOME 3.0 Worldwide Launch Party and GNOME.Asia pre-event survey
  • Welcome to the new GNOME sysadmin, Christer Edwards.
  • Women's Outreach Program
    • Marina said that 34 women applied for the program.
    • Marina highlighted that 6 applicants can be accepted and 7 strong candidates have been identified (with an additional 7 more good candidates).
  • Google Code-In!
    • http://live.gnome.org/GoogleCodeIn

    • Andre has volunteered to help with the application for GNOME and we need your help in creating tasks for high school students.
    • The wiki page has a link on how to write a good task, and we'd like to get as many GNOME projects involved as possible
  • Free Software Foundation Collaboration Opportunities
    • Peter Brown from the Free Software Foundation suggested that it would be good to promote GNOME Journal in their Free Software Supporter.
    • http://www.fsf.org/free-software-supporter

    • Peter expressed interest in doing some joint marketing campaign if we could define a common project together.
  • Plan to schedule another GNOME Foundation IRC meeting for next Wednesday, November 3rd, same time.

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