[GRASS-PSC] [Board] [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Budget 2021
neteler at osgeo.org
Wed Jan 13 01:19:31 PST 2021
The budget meeting on 18 January 2021, so I'd rather proceed with
drafting the budget:
I would need an overview of what is leftover from 2020 (Martin, Moritz?).
Then we can use similar figures and leave out physical meetings.
Of course I'd be grateful to receive suggestions and ideas.
On Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 12:19 AM Michael Barton <Michael.Barton at asu.edu> wrote:
> Any suggestions? I suspect that in-person events will still be risky for at least the first half of 2021.
> C. Michael Barton
> Director, Center for Social Dynamics & Complexity
> Director, Network for Computational Modeling in Social & Ecological Sciences
> Associate Director, School of Complex Adaptive Systems
> Professor, School of Human Evolution & Social Change
> Arizona State University
> Tempe, AZ 85287-2402
On Tue, Dec 29, 2020 at 10:08 PM Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org> wrote:
> Dear PSC,
> Budget time :-)
> Please take a look at Angelos' email.
> PS: I have created an (empty) draft:
> ---------- Forwarded message ---------
> From: Angelos Tzotsos <gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com>
> Date: Tue, Dec 29, 2020 at 10:35 AM
> Subject: [Board] [OSGeo-Discuss] OSGeo Budget 2021
> To: OSGeo Discussions <discuss at lists.osgeo.org>
> Cc: OSGeo Board <board at lists.osgeo.org>, projects at lists.osgeo.org
> <projects at lists.osgeo.org>
> Dear OSGeo project members and committees,
> Over the previous years, OSGeo has been proud to support a growing
> number of project events, such as community/code sprints, developer
> meetings, and user conferences. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,
> most OSGeo events in 2020 were held as virtual events.
> OSGeo is reaching out to all committees, including Project Steering
> Committees, to help plan our budget for 2021.
> In 2020, the Board assigned an initial amount of 2000 USD to all
> graduated projects who have reported to the Board the last 12 months
> (e.g. during the AGM or directly to a Board meeting). This year the
> Board is planning to continue to offer a budget to all graduated
> projects with the exact amount to be determined.
> Due to cancellation of events in 2020, we are not in a position to
> allocate and spend as much as we did in previous years.
> To help navigate the uncertainties ahead in 2021, the Board is planning
> to have a budget meeting on 18 January 2021 to review 2020 expenditures,
> sponsorship, and make financial decisions for the 2021 budget.
> Please send your detailed requests for approval (see detailed budget
> requests from 2020 e.g.
> We would like to ask you to help us with budget proposals to assist your
> project. This will help us set aside a realistic amount of funding.
> Please add your project info to the budget draft at:
> ideally by 17 January 2021 in advance of our next Board meeting.
> When making a budget request please keep in mind the vision and goals of
> our Foundation, along with any obligations you wish to meet.
> Thank you.
> On behalf of the OSGeo Board,
> Angelos Tzotsos, PhD
> Open Source Geospatial Foundation
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