Foundation/Local Chapters/United States/Minutes-2016-08-16
Sponsoring OSM Census
- Wait on Alyssa to talk more about this
OSM US Slack
- As a non-profit we get up to 250 active users free. Currently at 180.
- Letting it grow organically would be good
- Renaming it to be more inclusive
- Martijn will be notifying OSMF to let them know what we are trying to do and casting a wider net.
Put out call for SOTM US 2017
- Continue to have people put in a professional application for a proposal to host the 2017 conference
- Be more specific about what we want
- We should line things up and let the new board make the final decisions
- Decision should be set so we can let people know when the final selection will be made
- would most likely be good to set to plan to let people know 2 weeks after the new board starts
- Martijn to create doodles for the Town halls and make then at different times to reach more people
Hiring for OSM US
- How can we bring someone help to relief some of the work and do more
- How can we support other programs and other conferences
- What does smart hiring look like
- Alex - look for a leadership role who can run with projects and collaborations.