Notes from the Mozilla Reps Council meeting on 2015/02/11 02:30:00 PM.
A voting process on new selection of mentors was successfully completed by the council and agreed upon the new batch of mentors. The council will now work on contacting the new selected mentors for their availability to take up the new role. (Also a Wiki for mentor selection, requirements is in process.)
Paris leadership meetup
The Reps council and peers are meeting in Paris in mid March to take discussions and discuss on various ongoing & future programs/projects for reps. As a rep you are encouraged to let the council know if you have any ideas or thoughts worth sharing.
Bangladesh Community health
Community health and Reps positions in Bangladesh were discussed. The council will be working with Gen Kanai and Brian King on this.
Emails to the council
- Documentation platform selections,
- Decision making system,
- Suggestion of having private council conversation agenda 7 days in advance
The council is in discussion on these topics, some of them are ongoing action items.
Over budget Events
The council discussed about events which are over-budget in accordance to the impact they make. Working with various projects teams (like Webmaker and Hive) to understand factors for events:
- What are impactful events
- How and when to sponsor travel budgets
- What is a good budget amount referring the promised impact
- Wiki info page on these topics
Mozilla Reps Application Form
Changing the select box for "Sex" to "Gender" to make the question more about identity and less about biology. The council agrees and will work with the Bugzilla team on the same.
The council is working on a policy for deciding the best criteria on pilots for Mozspaces.