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The following [[Elections|elections]] take place in May 2018:
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The following [[Elections|elections]] take place in December 2018:
  
* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (4 seats)
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* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (5 seats)
 
* [[Council/Nominations|Fedora Council]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Council/Nominations|Fedora Council]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Mindshare/Nominations|Mindshare]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Mindshare/Nominations|Mindshare]] (1 seat)
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''All the periods below start at 00:00:00UTC and end at 23:59:59UTC)''
 
''All the periods below start at 00:00:00UTC and end at 23:59:59UTC)''
  
* '''May 08 - May 15''': Selection of questions from Questionnaire
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* '''Nov 7 - Nov 14''': Selection of questions from Questionnaire
* '''May 16 - May 22''': Nomination period<br><i> Nomination period for FESCo elections has been prolonged till <b>May 31st @ 23:59:59 UTC</b>. See [https://pagure.io/fesco/issue/1895 FESCo ticket #1895]) for more details.</i>
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* '''Nov 14 - Nov 28''': Nomination period
* '''May 23 - May 29''': Interviews<br><i> Interviews period for FESCo elections ends on <b>June 5th @ 23:59:59 UTC</b></i>
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* '''Nov 28 - Dec 5''': Interviews<br>
* '''May 30 - May 30''': Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews<br><i>Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews for FESCo ends on <b>June 6th @ 23:59:59 UTC</b></i>
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* ''' Dec 5''': Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews
* '''May 31 - Jun 06''': Voting period<br><i>Voting period for FESCo ends on <b>June 13th @ 23:59:59 UTC</b></i>
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* '''Dec 6 - Dec 20''': Voting period<br>
* '''Jun 07''': Result Announcement<br><i>Result announcement for FESCo is on <b>June 14th</b></i>
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* '''Dec 21''': Result Announcement
  
 
= Selection of questions from Questionnaire =
 
= Selection of questions from Questionnaire =
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Selected questions:
 
Selected questions:
* [https://pagure.io/fesco/issue/1891 FESCo (Engineering) - ticket #1891]
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* [https://pagure.io/fesco/issue/2012 FESCo (Engineering) - ticket #2012]
* [https://pagure.io/Fedora-Council/tickets/issue/204 Fedora Council - ticket #204]
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* [https://pagure.io/Fedora-Council/tickets/issue/231 Fedora Council - ticket #231]
* [https://pagure.io/mindshare/issue/19 Mindshare - ticket #19]
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* [https://pagure.io/mindshare/issue/61 Mindshare - ticket #61]
  
The top 3 selected questions for each team are published in [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/blob/master/f/elections/2018-May Pagure].  
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The top 3 selected questions for each team are published in [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/blob/master/f/elections/2018-December Pagure].  
  
 
= Nominations for Elected Positions =
 
= Nominations for Elected Positions =
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Currently opened nominations:
 
Currently opened nominations:
* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (4 seats)
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* [[Development/SteeringCommittee/Nominations|FESCo (Engineering)]] (5 seats)
 
* [[Council/Nominations|Fedora Council]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Council/Nominations|Fedora Council]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Mindshare/Nominations|Mindshare]] (1 seat)
 
* [[Mindshare/Nominations|Mindshare]] (1 seat)
  
 
= Interviews =
 
= Interviews =
Nominees are requested to answer [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/blob/master/f/elections/2018-May selected questions] using '''[https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/issues private issue in Pagure]'''. In this way only [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Jkurik Election Wrangler] and [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Bex Fedora Action and Impact Coordinator] (as election wrangler substitute) are allowed to see these answers.
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Nominees are requested to answer [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/blob/master/f/elections/2018-December selected questions] using '''[https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/issues private issue in Pagure]'''. In this way only [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Bcotton Election Wrangler] and [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Bex Fedora Action and Impact Coordinator] (as election wrangler substitute) are allowed to see these answers.
  
 
= Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews =
 
= Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews =
It is responsibility of [[User:jkurik|Election wrangler]] to validate eligibility of nominees for elections. In compliance with Fedora Council [https://pagure.io/Fedora-Council/tickets/issue/135 decision #135] nominees not having completed their interviews (as a [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/issues private issue in Pagure]) are excluded from the list of nominees.
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It is responsibility of [[User:Bcotton|Election wrangler]] to validate eligibility of nominees for elections. In compliance with Fedora Council [https://pagure.io/Fedora-Council/tickets/issue/135 decision #135] nominees not having completed their interviews (as a [https://pagure.io/fedora-project-schedule/issues private issue in Pagure]) are excluded from the list of nominees.
  
[[User:jkurik|Election wrangler]] is responsible for publishing these interviews on [http://communityblog.fedoraproject.org/  Fedora Community Blog] as well as setup of [https://admin.fedoraproject.org/voting/ voting machine] for the elections.
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[[User:Bcotton|Election wrangler]] is responsible for publishing these interviews on [http://communityblog.fedoraproject.org/  Fedora Community Blog] as well as setup of [https://admin.fedoraproject.org/voting/ voting machine] for the elections.
  
 
= Voting Information =
 
= Voting Information =
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= Historical =
 
= Historical =
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*[https://fedoraproject.org/w/index.php?title=Elections&oldid=520490 Elections in May 2018]
 
*[https://fedoraproject.org/w/index.php?title=Elections&oldid=509999 Elections in January 2018]
 
*[https://fedoraproject.org/w/index.php?title=Elections&oldid=509999 Elections in January 2018]
 
*[https://fedoraproject.org/w/index.php?title=Elections&oldid=500157 Elections in August 2017]
 
*[https://fedoraproject.org/w/index.php?title=Elections&oldid=500157 Elections in August 2017]

Revision as of 19:06, 14 November 2018

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The following elections take place in December 2018:

Elections Schedule

All the periods below start at 00:00:00UTC and end at 23:59:59UTC)

  • Nov 7 - Nov 14: Selection of questions from Questionnaire
  • Nov 14 - Nov 28: Nomination period
  • Nov 28 - Dec 5: Interviews
  • Dec 5: Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews
  • Dec 6 - Dec 20: Voting period
  • Dec 21: Result Announcement

Selection of questions from Questionnaire

From the set of collected questions for nominees to FESCo (Engineering), Fedora Council and Mindshare teams, top 3 questions are going to be selected, based on Council decision, where these selected questions will be given to each candidate to answer before voting period begins as part of campaign.

Selected questions:

The top 3 selected questions for each team are published in Pagure.

Nominations for Elected Positions

During this period you may self-nominate to open seats. 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.

Currently opened nominations:

Interviews

Nominees are requested to answer selected questions using private issue in Pagure. In this way only Election Wrangler and Fedora Action and Impact Coordinator (as election wrangler substitute) are allowed to see these answers.

Voting Setup & Validation & Publishing of interviews

It is responsibility of Election wrangler to validate eligibility of nominees for elections. In compliance with Fedora Council decision #135 nominees not having completed their interviews (as a private issue in Pagure) are excluded from the list of nominees.

Election wrangler is responsible for publishing these interviews on Fedora Community Blog as well as setup of voting machine for the elections.

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.

Voting Details

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

Eligible Voters

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

Council

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

FESCo (Engineering)

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

Mindshare

To vote for Mindshare you must have cla_done group in FAS.

Post Election Tasks

Council

FESCo (Engineering)

Mindshare

Historical