Minutes for Foundation IRC Meeting of June 29th, 2011
- When: Wednesday, June 29th, 14:00 UTC
- Where: irc.gnome.org, #foundation
- Next Meeting: Wednesday, July 13th, 14:00 UTC
Board Members: Andreas Nilsson, Bastien Nocera, Brian Cameron, Emmanuele Bassi, Shaun McCance, Karen Sandler, Rosanna Yuen
- Welcome Karen as the new GNOME Foundation ED
- Welcome the new board members
Shaun McCance, Emmanuele Bassi, Stormy Peters, Bastien Nocera, Brian Cameron, Germán Póo-Caamaño, Ryan Lortie
- Discussion about when the new board starts.
- Discussion about the voting turnout.
- 177 people submitted ballots out of 348 members.
- There were 214 ballots submitted last year.
- Making GNOME Foundation Membership have more value
- foundation.gnome.org should better communicate the value of The GNOME Foundation.
- Members of the marketing team agreed to take this offline to the marketing list.
- Add your ideas here:
- Improving GNOME's news facilities. This is a brief item to let people know that this is happening and to encourage them to contribute
- Desktop Summit Call for Volunteers
- GUADEC call-for-bids deadline is approaching on July 8th.
- Boston Summit
- Need volunteers to help organize the Boston Summit this year.
- Karen agreed to ping boston-social.