[OSGeo-Discuss] [Election 2017] Board Nominations
vasile at geo-spatial.org
Mon Sep 25 01:56:26 PDT 2017
It's time for the 2017 OSGeo Foundation Board Elections.
The nominations for the OSGeo Board of Directors start today
. Please take a minute to understand what the board actually
does. A director should plan to spend several hours a week on OSGeo
business in order to do a good job. The current board members will
To nominate a candidate for the board please first confirm with the
person that they would like to stand for election as a Board member.
Then send an email to cro at osgeo.org CCing the candidate by 12:00 GMT
on Sunday 08.10.2017 consisting of:
- name and e-mail
- current country of residence
- a paragraph describing why you think this person would make a good
Remember that only Charter Members are eligible for a seat on the
Board and for voting but that *anybody* can *nominate* a board member.
Last years, the nominated persons were asked, after public nomination,
to write some kind of manifesto about their plans for their term .
This is not mandatory at all but a good starting point for discussions
and to let the community know what are your ideas about the
Vasile & Jeff
CRO 2017 Elections
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