The Community Team chat takes place the first Thursday of every month.
This meeting is meant for all contributors on the team and everyone who is interested in taking part in some of the things our team does. Feel free to join us, even if you are not currently active in the team!
Asia-Pacific / EMEA friendly meeting: Thursday, 2 February 2023 at 12:00 PM UTC
Americas friendly meeting: Thursday, 2 February 2023 at 21:00 PM UTC
You will find a preliminary agenda for the meeting below.
If you wish to add points to discuss, comment on this post or reach out to one of the team reps: @leo, @nukaga, or @mysweetcate. It does not need to be a blog post yet, the topic can be discussed during the meeting nevertheless. We use the same agenda for both meetings.
Check-ins: Deputies Community Program Supporters (formerly Deputies) are a team of people worldwide who review WordCamp and Meetup applications, interview lead organizers, and keep things moving at WordCamp Central. Find more about program supporters in our Program Supporter Handbook. / Mentors Event Supporter (formerly Mentor) is someone who has already organised a WordCamp and has time to meet with their assigned mentee every 2 weeks, they talk over where they should be in their timeline, help them to identify their issues, and also identify solutions for their issues. / Contributors
- What have you been doing and how is it going?
- What did you accomplish after the last meeting?
- Are there any blockers?
- Can other team members help you in some way?
Highlights to Note
Here are a few things everyone should be aware of.
Updates to the Regional WordCamps Handbook Page – Information has been consolidated from previous Community Team conversations to update the expectations and requirements for hosting a Regional WordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more..
WordPress Community Support & WordPress Foundation Entity Structure – @harmonyromo explains the differences between the two.
Check out these new and ongoing discussions needing review, feedback, thoughts and comments.
Proposal: [Experiment] Adopt Standardised Team-wide Project Management Tools – already utilised by other Make Teams for a Quarter. – This proposal is focused towards improving our project management and goal and progress tracking by using the same transparent tools that other Make Teams already utilise.
Proposal: Dedicated communication place for WordCamp mentors – @peiraisotta is asking for feedback on more effective ways to connect with and communicate to our WordCamp mentors.
WC Asia Contributor Day: What should we work on? – @tacoverdo and @mysweetcate will be table leads at WC Asia. What should they have the contributors work on?
Community Team Goals for 2023: Call for Suggestions – Suggestions for team goals closes today. Get your’s in!
Announcements / Newsletters
This is your chance to discuss things that weren’t on the meeting agenda.
We invite you to use this opportunity to share anything that you want with the team. If you currently have a topic you’d like to discuss, add it to the comments of this post and we will try to update the agenda accordingly.
Hope to see you on Thursday, either in the Asia-Pacific / EMEA (12:00 UTC) or Americas-friendly version (21:00 UTC) of the meeting!