Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev-announce

From: "Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto" <jmbsvicetto@g.o>
To: gentoo-project <gentoo-project@l.g.o>
Cc: gentoo-dev-announce <gentoo-dev-announce@l.g.o>, Gentoo Elections <elections@g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-dev-announce] Gentoo Council 2017 / 2018 election
Date: Sat, 10 Jun 2017 06:51:17
Message-Id: 9bf16c5c-e4e2-c444-671a-c18a5ca3eacd@gentoo.org
Dear Gentoo Community,

Nominations for the Gentoo Council 2017 / 2018 election will start at
00:00 UTC 2017/06/10 (Saturday) and will remain open for the next two
weeks until the end of 2016/06/23 (Friday) (2016/06/24 00:00 UTC).

All nominations must be sent to the gentoo-project mailing list. If you
were nominated and want to run, you have to accept your nomination on
the same mailing list.

Here are the rules:

    * Council elections generally happen once a year
    * The council is composed of seven elected members
    * Nominations are allowed from June 10th 00:00 UTC to end of day
June 23th (June 24th 00:00 UTC)
    * Only Gentoo developers may be nominated
    * Anyone can nominate (nominating yourself is OK)
    * Nominees must accept their nomination before voting begins
    * Voting is opened from June 25th 00:00 UTC to end of day July 8th
(July 9th 00:00 UTC)
      (there is one day of break between nominations and voting so the
infra team has time to set up everything)
    * Only Gentoo developers may vote
    * The list of Gentoo Developers is based on active membership
by June 9th, 2016 (the day before the election was opened)
    * Gentoo uses the Condorcet method of voting
    * Results should be published around July 10th

The election page for this election[1] will contain all pertinent
information regarding the election.

 [1] - https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Elections/Council/201706

If you don't know what the Gentoo Council is, you can read about it on
the project page[2].

 [2] - https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Council

If you want to ask a question or share your thoughts, contact any of
the election officials through the alias (elections@g.o) or at
IRC (Freenode #gentoo-elections).

Officials:

Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto (jmbsvicetto)
Roy Bamford (NeddySeagoon)

Infra Contact (to be confirmed):
 Matthew Thode  (prometheanfire)

We're missing a 3rd election official. If you'd like to help run the
election, please get in touch with the officials for this election.

For the elections team,

- --
Regards,

Jorge Vicetto (jmbsvicetto) - jmbsvicetto at gentoo dot org
Gentoo- forums / ComRel / KDE / Elections / RelEng

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