Re: [Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread Rogol Domedonfors
James Do you have a position or preliminary views you would like to share with the community about Board Governance? Is there anything specific you will be seeking to look into, or change, or start, or stop. Are there areas for improvement or is everything fine? In particular, do you think

Re: [Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread Anna Stillwell
Thank you so much, James. I'm so glad you are here. /a On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 4:10 PM, Pine W wrote: > Thank you, Nataliia and James. > > This appointment continues a trend of decisions and steps from the BGC > since Nataliia took the committee chair role that I think are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread Pine W
Thank you, Nataliia and James. This appointment continues a trend of decisions and steps from the BGC since Nataliia took the committee chair role that I think are good. Pine ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Discovery Projects

2017-06-15 Thread Deborah Tankersley
James Salsman wrote: How will the Foundation's approach to machine learning of search > results ranking guard against overfitting? Overfitting, for those who aren't familiar with the term, describes the situation where a machine learning model inappropriately learns very specific details about

Re: [Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread James Heilman
Thanks :-) Looking forwards to working with everyone. J On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 5:29 AM, Tito Dutta wrote: > That's great. All the best James. > > On 15 June 2017 at 17:55, Nataliia Tymkiv wrote: > > > Dear all, > > > > > > > > I wanted to inform

Re: [Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread Tito Dutta
That's great. All the best James. On 15 June 2017 at 17:55, Nataliia Tymkiv wrote: > Dear all, > > > > I wanted to inform you that starting today James Heilman joins the Board > Governance Committee (BGC) as a volunteer and advisory member [1]. That > means that he will

[Wikimedia-l] James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee as a volunteer and advisory member

2017-06-15 Thread Nataliia Tymkiv
Dear all, I wanted to inform you that starting today James Heilman joins the Board Governance Committee (BGC) as a volunteer and advisory member [1]. That means that he will be working with the BGC as a non-voting member, together with Ira B. Matetsky, Gayle Karen Young, Tim Moritz Hector, Ido