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The following elections will take place in in June 2011:
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The following elections will take place in in November 2011:
  
* [[Board/Elections/Nominations|Fedora Project Board]] (3 seats)
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* [[Board/Elections/Nominations|Fedora Project Board]] (two seats)
* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (5 seats)
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* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (four seats)
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* [[FAmSCo_election_2011_nominations|FAmSCo (Ambassadors)]] (seven seats)
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All Dates/Times noted are UTC.
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All dates and times noted are UTC time.
  
 
=== Committee Elections Schedule ===
 
=== Committee Elections Schedule ===
  
* May 7-15 Collect Questions for Questionnaire
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* October 24: Announce election schedule, call for Town Hall volunteers
* May 7-15 Nominations Open (nomination period closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on 15th)
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* October 25-November 5th: Nominations open (nomination period closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on the 5th)
* May 15-22 Organize/Schedule Town Halls
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* October 25-November 5th: Questions for candidates accepted at [[F17_elections_questionnaire|Fedora 17 elections questionnaire]]
* May 22 Deadline for questionnaire response
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* November 6-12: Organize town hall schedule
* May 25 Publish Questionnaire Responses
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* November 6-12: Candidates answer questions, send responses to Wrangler
* May 26 - June 1 Town Halls
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* November 12: Deadline for questionnaire responses from candidates
* June 2-8 Voting Period
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* November 13-14: Wrangler presents questionnaire answers, posts to wiki
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* November 15-22: Town Hall meetings
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* November 21-22: Finalize online voting application
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* November 23-December 5:  Voting Period (voting period closes promptly at 23:59:59 on the 5th)
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* December 6: Announce results
  
 
=== Nominations for Elected Positions ===
 
=== Nominations for Elected Positions ===
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=== Candidate Questionnaire ===
 
=== Candidate Questionnaire ===
We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before the IRC Town Halls.  Please see the [[F16 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. Questions will be collected from May 7 to May 15th. Candidates will have until May 22nd to return their responses which will be published no later than May 25th.  
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We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before the IRC Town Halls.  Please see the [[F17 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. Questions will be collected from October 25 to November 5. Candidates will have until November 12 to return their responses which will be published no later than November 14th.  
  
[[F16 elections questionnaire|Link to the elections questionnaire]]
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[[F17 elections questionnaire|Link to the elections questionnaire]]
  
  
 
=== IRC Town Halls ===
 
=== IRC Town Halls ===
  
Each group participating in the election will host two Town Hall forums on IRC.  Each will last one hour, or less if there are no further questions.
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Each group participating in the election will attempt host two Town Hall forums on IRC.  Each will last one hour, or less if there are no further questions.
  
 
==== How to Join ====
 
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! Date & Time !! Group !! Moderator !! IRC Logs
 
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| May 31 - 1800UTC || FESCo || [[User:ke4qqq|David Nalley]] || [http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-townhall/2011-05-31/fedora-townhall.2011-05-31-18.00.log.html IRC log]
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! Date & Time !! Group !! Moderator !! IRC Logs
 
! Date & Time !! Group !! Moderator !! IRC Logs
 
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| 30 May 2011 - 1900 UTC || Fedora Project Board || [[User:nirik|Kevin Fenzi]] || [http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-townhall/2011-05-30/fedora_board_town_hall.2011-05-30-19.01.log.html IRC logs]
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Revision as of 19:51, 24 October 2011

The following elections will take place in in November 2011:

All dates and times noted are UTC time.

Contents

Committee Elections Schedule

  • October 24: Announce election schedule, call for Town Hall volunteers
  • October 25-November 5th: Nominations open (nomination period closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on the 5th)
  • October 25-November 5th: Questions for candidates accepted at Fedora 17 elections questionnaire
  • November 6-12: Organize town hall schedule
  • November 6-12: Candidates answer questions, send responses to Wrangler
  • November 12: Deadline for questionnaire responses from candidates
  • November 13-14: Wrangler presents questionnaire answers, posts to wiki
  • November 15-22: Town Hall meetings
  • November 21-22: Finalize online voting application
  • November 23-December 5: Voting Period (voting period closes promptly at 23:59:59 on the 5th)
  • December 6: Announce results

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.

Candidate Questionnaire

We are collecting a list of questions, which will be given to each candidate to answer before the IRC Town Halls. Please see the F17 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. Questions will be collected from October 25 to November 5. Candidates will have until November 12 to return their responses which will be published no later than November 14th.

Link to the elections questionnaire


IRC Town Halls

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

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.

Schedule

FESCo
Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
TBD FESCo TBD
Fedora Project Board
Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
TBD Fedora Project Board TBD
FAmSCo
Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
TBD FAmSCo TBD



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.

Coordinator: ???

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.

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

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