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The following elections will take place in in November 2010:

All Dates/Times noted are UTC.

Committee Elections Schedule

  • October 23-31 Collect Questions for Questionnaire
  • October 23- November 7th Nominations Open
  • November 1 Publish Questionnaire
  • November 1-10 Organize/Schedule Town Halls
  • November 2-8 Candidates Respond to Questionnaires
  • November 10 Publish Questionnaire Responses
  • November 13-19 Town Halls
  • November 20-28 Voting Period

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 F15 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 23 to October 31. Candidates will have from November 2nd to November 8th to return their responses which will be published no later than November 10.

Link to the elections questionnaire

Coordinator -- (currently looking for volunteers! Respond on the advisory-board mailing list if you'd like to help out!)

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.

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.


Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Thursday, 2010-11-18 15:00 UTC FESCo kyle


Fedora Project Board
Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Friday, 2010-11-19 15:00 UTC Fedora Project Board toshio IRC Logs
Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Tuesday, 2010-11-16 16:00 UTC FAmSCo susmit, bckurera IRC Logs

Date & Time Group Moderator IRC Logs
Friday, 2010-11-19 10:00 UTC FAmSCo paulmellors, bckurera IRC 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.

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.