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The following special elections will take place in October/November 2014:
  
The following elections will take place in May/June 2013:
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* [[Council/Nominations|Council]] (two seats)
 
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* [[Board/Elections/Nominations|Fedora Project Board]] (three seats: E3,E4,E5)
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* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (five seats)
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* [[FAmSCo_nominations|FAmSCo (Ambassadors)]] (four seats)
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* [[Name suggestions for Fedora 20|Fedora 20 Name]] (separate schedule from the committee elections)
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All dates and times noted are UTC time.
 
All dates and times noted are UTC time.
  
 
= Committee Elections Schedule =
 
= Committee Elections Schedule =
 
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* '''November  4-10''': Nomination period open
* '''May 15''': Announce elections
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* '''November 11-17''': "Campaign" period. Individual blog posts, etc. encouraged. Will also have an email interview with all answers published simultaneously on the 17th.
* '''May 15''' : Open questionnaire form.
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* '''November 18-25''': Voting open (closes promptly at 00:00 UTC on November 26th)
* '''Before end of nomination period''': FPL announces 1st appointment to the Fedora Project Board.
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* '''November 26''': Results announcement and the new council live
* '''May 15 - May 25''' : Questionnaire form open for the community to submit questions for the candidates. (extended till end of nomination period)
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* '''May 15 - May 25''': Nomination Period (closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on the May 25)
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* '''May 31 - June 10''': Schedule Townhalls for .
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* '''May 29''': Questionnaire responses due back.
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* '''May 30''': Questionnaire responses posted to the wiki prior to the first townhall.
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* '''June 10 - June 17''': Townhalls (One each for the Fedora Project Board, FESCo, FAmSCo).
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* '''June 17 - June 24''': Voting Period (closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on the June 24).
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* '''June 24 - July 01''': Announce Results.
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* '''June 24 - July 02''': FPL announces 2nd appointment to the Fedora Project Board.
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* '''July 02''': Fedora 19 release
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= Nominations for Elected Positions =
 
= Nominations for Elected Positions =
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You may self-nominate.  If you wish to nominate someone else, please consult with that person ahead of time.  Wiki nomination pages carry additional details about the nominee which the nominee is expected to write.
 
You may self-nominate.  If you wish to nominate someone else, please consult with that person ahead of time.  Wiki nomination pages carry additional details about the nominee which the nominee is expected to write.
  
= Candidate Questionnaire =
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= Candidate Interviews =
We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before the IRC townhall meetings. Please see the [[Elections/Questionnaire|F20 Elections Questionnaire]] and add your own. Note: not all questions will be posed to the candidates. Questions may be edited. Candidates may choose to answer (or not) as they see fit.
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We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before voting period begins as part of campaign in Fedora Magazine. Please see the [[Elections/Questionnaire|special Council November 2014 Elections Questionnaire]] and add your own. Note: not all questions will be posed to the candidates. Questions may be edited. Candidates may choose to answer (or not) as they see fit.
  
 
= IRC Town Halls =
 
= IRC Town Halls =
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== Townhall Schedule ==
 
== Townhall Schedule ==
  
=== [[Board/Elections/Nominations|Fedora Project Board]] ===
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=== [[Council/Nominations|Council]] ===
 
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! Date & Time !! Group !! Moderator !! IRC Logs
 
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| [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=Fedora+20+Elections%3A+Board+Townhall&iso=20130613T19&ah=1 June 13 2013 1900 UTC] || Fedora Project Board || [[User:Mdomsch|Matt Domsch]] ||
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| Nov 17th board meeting slot as an informal, optional IRC meet-and-greet|| Council || ||
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| [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=Fedora+20+Elections%3A+FESCo+Townhall&iso=20130610T17&ah=1 June 10 2013 1700 GMT] || FESCo || [[User:Ankursinha| Ankur Sinha "FranciscoD"]] ||  [http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-townhall/2013-06-10/ FESCo townhall logs]
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| None this election || FESCo || ||  
 
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| [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=Fedora+20+Elections%3A+FAmSCo+Townhall&iso=20130611T20&ah=1 June 11 2013 2000 UTC] || FAmSCo || [[User:Ankursinha|Ankur Sinha "FranciscoD" ]] || [http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-townhall/2013-06-11/ FAmSCo townhall logs ]
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| None this election || FAmSCo || ||
 
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  Fedora Town Hall at ____ UTC (_____am/pm US-Eastern) with the ______ candidates. Visit https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Elections#IRC_Town_Halls for information on how to participate and pose questions to the candidates.
 
  Fedora Town Hall at ____ UTC (_____am/pm US-Eastern) with the ______ candidates. Visit https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Elections#IRC_Town_Halls for information on how to participate and pose questions to the candidates.
  
Election Coordinator: [[User:Ankursinha|Ankur Sinha "FranciscoD"]]
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Election Coordinators: [[User:jreznik|jreznik]] [[User:cwickert|cwickert]] [[User:sparks|sparks]] [[User:inode0|inode0]]
  
Questionnaire Coordinator: [[User:Ankursinha|Ankur Sinha "FranciscoD"]]
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Questionnaire Coordinator: [[User:jreznik|jreznik]] [[User:inode0|inode0]]
  
 
= Voting Information =
 
= Voting Information =
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Voting eligibility is determined by a community member's Fedora Account System ([https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/ FAS]) memberships.
 
Voting eligibility is determined by a community member's Fedora Account System ([https://admin.fedoraproject.org/accounts/ FAS]) memberships.
  
=== Fedora Project Board ===
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=== Council ===
  
To vote for the [[Board|Fedora Project Board]] you must have cla_done in FAS.
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To vote for the [[Council]] you must have cla_done in FAS.
  
 
=== FESCo (Engineering) ===
 
=== FESCo (Engineering) ===
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To vote for [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Steering_Committee|FAmSCo]] you must have cla_done + one other "non-cla" group in FAS.
 
To vote for [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Steering_Committee|FAmSCo]] you must have cla_done + one other "non-cla" group in FAS.
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= Post Election Tasks =
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== Council ==
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TODO
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== FESCo (Engineering) ==
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* Adjust the FESCo mailing list subscriptions.
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* Update rights on the [https://fedorahosted.org/fesco/ FESCo trac instance].
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* Update the [[Fedora_Engineering_Steering_Committee|FESCo wiki page]].
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* Update the [[Extras/SteeringCommitteeHistory|FESCo history page]].
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* Award new members the [https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-badges/ticket/36 fesco badge].
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== FAmSCo (Ambassadors) ==
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* Adjust the FAmSCo mailing list subscriptions.
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* Update rights on the [https://fedorahosted.org/famsco/ FAmSCo trac instance].
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* Update the [[Fedora_Ambassadors_Steering_Committee|FAmSCo wiki page]].
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* Update the [[FAmSCo_history|FAmSCo history page]].
  
 
= Historical =
 
= Historical =

Latest revision as of 14:17, 30 October 2014


The following special elections will take place in October/November 2014:

All dates and times noted are UTC time.

Contents

[edit] Committee Elections Schedule

  • November 4-10: Nomination period open
  • November 11-17: "Campaign" period. Individual blog posts, etc. encouraged. Will also have an email interview with all answers published simultaneously on the 17th.
  • November 18-25: Voting open (closes promptly at 00:00 UTC on November 26th)
  • November 26: Results announcement and the new council live

[edit] Nominations for Elected Positions

You may self-nominate. If you wish to nominate someone else, please consult with that person ahead of time. Wiki nomination pages carry additional details about the nominee which the nominee is expected to write.

[edit] Candidate Interviews

We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before voting period begins as part of campaign in Fedora Magazine. Please see the special Council November 2014 Elections Questionnaire and add your own. Note: not all questions will be posed to the candidates. Questions may be edited. Candidates may choose to answer (or not) as they see fit.

[edit] IRC Town Halls

Each group participating in the election will attempt to host one Town Hall forum on IRC. Each will last one hour, or less if there are no further questions.

[edit] How to Join

  • Everyone should join #fedora-townhall on FreeNode (irc.freenode.net). Only candidates and a moderator may speak in this channel.
  • Non-candidates should also join #fedora-townhall-public on FreeNode (irc.freenode.net). Direct your questions for the candidates to the moderator.

[edit] Townhall Schedule

[edit] Council

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Nov 17th board meeting slot as an informal, optional IRC meet-and-greet Council

[edit] FESCo (Engineering)

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
None this election FESCo

[edit] FAmSCo (Ambassadors)

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
None this election FAmSCo

[edit] Zodbot announcement

Fedora Town Hall at ____ UTC (_____am/pm US-Eastern) with the ______ candidates. Visit https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Elections#IRC_Town_Halls for information on how to participate and pose questions to the candidates.

Election Coordinators: jreznik cwickert sparks inode0

Questionnaire Coordinator: jreznik inode0

[edit] Voting Information

The Fedora Elections Guide has information on the voting method used in the Fedora elections and detailed instructions on how to cast your vote.

[edit] Voting Details

If you are familiar with the voting process, you may go straight to the voting site to cast your votes.

[edit] Eligible Voters

Voting eligibility is determined by a community member's Fedora Account System (FAS) memberships.

[edit] Council

To vote for the Council you must have cla_done in FAS.

[edit] FESCo (Engineering)

To vote for FESCo you must have cla_done + one other "non-cla" group in FAS.

[edit] FAmSCo (Ambassadors)

To vote for FAmSCo you must have cla_done + one other "non-cla" group in FAS.

[edit] Post Election Tasks

[edit] Council

TODO

[edit] FESCo (Engineering)

[edit] FAmSCo (Ambassadors)

[edit] Historical