[Wikimedia-l] Declaring my candidacy

Theo10011 de10011 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 10 04:07:12 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 4:48 AM, Thehelpfulone
<thehelpfulonewiki at gmail.com>wrote:

> On 9 July 2012 17:32, Theo10011 <de10011 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > You are right about everything. ;)  And yes, this was premature, not a
> lot
> > has been decided. I think the committee learnt of this as the same time,
> as
> > you did.
> >
> >
> Thanks for the confirmation Theo, and can I confirm a point on the
> committee, the current "Steering Committee" consisting of Damian Finol,
> Frieda Brioschi, Craig Franklin and Tomer Ashur is going to be different
> from the community-driven subcommittee previously referenced, or are these
> committees one and the same?
I'm not sure THO, You'd better ask the existing committee.

> > Sebastian announced this on a private list and I believe, and he wanted
> to
> > announce it publicly as well. And the same things you pointed out have
> been
> > brought up. There are no other candidates, there has been no call for
> > candidates. Majority of what has happened is on Meta, there is an interim
> > committee and a meeting is planned with the chapters during Wikimania.
> >
> Would I be correct in thinking that the discussions in this meeting (and
> future discussions) and the outcome of this meeting will be posted
> publically on Meta-Wiki or here, as opposed to chapters-l for others to
> follow?

Heh, actually I am with you on this, I hope they are posted openly. There
have been a few meetings in the last year, and I was not present at any of
them, neither am I for Wikimania, but I can tell you not a lot was posted
privately either. I hope the outcomes are posted publicly.


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