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The following elections will take place in January 2014:

All dates and times noted are UTC time.

Committee Elections Schedule

  • January 8: Announce elections
  • January 8 - 13: Nomination Period (closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on January 13)
  • January 8 - 27: Questionnaire form open for the community to submit questions for the candidates.
  • January 28 - 30: Candidates Questionnaire. Results will be posted to the wiki prior to the first townhall
  • January 31 - February 3: Townhalls
  • February 4 - 10: Voting Period (closes promptly at 23:59:59 UTC on February 10)
  • February 11: 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 townhall meetings. Please see the F21 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

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.

How to Join

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

Townhall Schedule

Fedora Project Board

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
None this election Fedora Advisory Board

FESCo (Engineering)

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Friday, January 31 at 18:00 UTC FESCo nirik logs

FAmSCo (Ambassadors)

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Saturday, February 01 at 17:00 UTC FAmSCo inode0 logs

Zodbot announcement

Fedora Town Hall at ____ UTC (_____am/pm US-Eastern) with the ______ candidates. Visit for information on how to participate and pose questions to the candidates.

Election Coordinators: cwickert sparks inode0

Questionnaire Coordinator: inode0

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.

Fedora Project Board

To vote for the Fedora Project Board 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.

FAmSCo (Ambassadors)

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

Post Election Tasks

Fedora Project Board


FESCo (Engineering)

FAmSCo (Ambassadors)