Weekly meeting schedule (DST update)

As seasons change, the warmer locations in the world experience longer day-time and the comparatively cooler locations experience longer nights, which brings the popular concept of DST (daylight saving time) into the conversation for the HostingHosting A web hosting service is a type of Internet hosting service that allows individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the World Wide Web. Team. Typically countries move their clocks forward one hour during summer and spring, and countries in autumn or winter seasons turn their clocks back one hour to save as much daylight as possible.

The hosting team currently has two weekly meetings, one at 09:00 UTC and another at 18:00 UTC to provide a wider coverage for contributors from all over the world. The first meeting time is more convenient for folks in regions such as APAC (Asia / Pacific) + EMEA (Europe / Middle-East) and the second meeting time is more convenient for folks in regions such as EMEA + AMER (America).

Dates of interest:

  • March 14, 2021 – US/CA starts DST
  • March 29, 2021 – UK/EU starts DST
  • April 4, 2021 – AU ends DST

As in previous occasions, the new times, starting from the March 31, 2021 meeting, will be:

  • 08:00 UTC (changed) 09:00 UTC *
  • 18:00 UTC (unchanged)

* NOTE 2021-03-31: The team has decided, following other teams such as CoreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Team builds WordPress., not to change the times according to DST changes, so the times will be fixed in UTC.

If you have any suggestions, please leave them in the comments for discussion at upcoming team meetings.

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