resources/meetings/2019/

resources/meetings/2019/2019-10-07-meeting

Meeting — October 7, 2019

Attendees: alignwaivers, msiep, salt, wolftune

Metrics

Discourse (over past week):

  • Signups: 0 -> 0
  • New Topics: 2 -> 3
  • Posts: 28 -> 20

Sociocracy 3.0, wolftune @ page: 17 of 51

Reminders on building new best-practice habits

Sociocracy 3.0 stuff

  • Drivers, describing driver statements: https://patterns.sociocracy30.org/describe-organizational-drivers.html
    • Current situation + effect + what’s needed + impact of doing it
    • forum discussion of our use: https://community.snowdrift.coop/t/sociocracy-3-0-drivers/1309

Use of GitLab kanban boards

  • Use the boards to pick your tasks, dragging or marking To Do and Doing appropriately
  • https://community.snowdrift.coop/t/using-the-kanban-boards-in-gitlab-plus-wolftune-check-in/1263

Carry-overs

## Salt met author of unfinished book on patronage funding at Communications conference
- NEXT STEP (salt): follow up with conference contacts

## Issue grooming / dumping etc
- <https://gitlab.com/groups/snowdrift/-/issues?milestone_title=LFNW+2019>
- NEXT STEP (smchel17): Delete or close the LFNW 2019 milestone
- NEXT STEP (smichel + wolftune + alignwaivers): schedule grooming session
- NEXT STEP (msiep): groom design repo issues

## Code development progress
- NEXT STEP (wolftune): if chreekat hasn't run the crowdmatches yet, reach out to him to find out how to do it DONE via https://gitlab.com/snowdrift/snowdrift/issues/169

## Team communication commitments etc
- NEXT STEPS (wolftune + alignwaivers): keep studying Sociocracy ideas around this, find current stuff we have, organize our statements https://gitlab.com/snowdrift/governance/issues/57

## Marking prominently that we're under-construction
- NEXT STEP (msiep): respond to mray and other forum suggestion etc.

## Nathan Schneider as Board recruit?
- Michael went on System 76 tour with him, welcome to use that reference as a prompt
- NEXT STEP (wolftune): reach out to Nathan

smichel?

  • Anybody heard from him?
  • wolftune pinged, no pong over past couple weeks
  • Salt will ping

SeaGL

  • will we have table?
  • not clear yet says Salt, will let us know
  • nothing urgent to discuss
  • we each need to figure out plans, work on our talks etc.