WordPress Community Summit 2017

As mentioned in weekly meetings, the WordPress Community Summit is coming up, and our team has some decisions to make!

The summit organizers have asked for the following by the end of next week:

  1. A list of topics/issues that are relevant for the progress of the team and the WordPress open sourceOpen Source Open Source denotes software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified. Open Source **must be** delivered via a licensing model, see GPL. project as a whole, prioritizing topics or tasks which are sensitive enough to require in-person discussion.
  2. A list of representatives to attend the Community Summit (this will be based primarily on the topics or tasks).
  3. One or two contributors who are willing to help with the organization of the event.

If you have any suggestions for topics or tasks that would benefit from in-person discussion, or are interested in helping out with organizing the event, please comment below or pingPing The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.” myself or @boogah directly so we can put a list together.

There is also a post with a survey to apply to attend and submit questions if you’re more comfortable with that route.


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