Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal regarding norms for meeting/deadline announcements

2018-10-21 Thread Pine W
Hi Lodewijk, I want to encourage people to feel comfortable with posting in-scope and civil emails to WMF mailing lists, but my personal opinion is that the number of reminders is sometimes excessive and the related costs are non-trivial. My view is that excessive reminders about meetings have

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal regarding norms for meeting/deadline announcements

2018-10-21 Thread effe iets anders
Hi Pine, I would also suggest not to get overly bureaucratic with this :) If the public meeting you refer to requires a large attendance, the 14 days makes sense for example - but I cannot recall many meetings of that style. Rather, most meetings are either scheduled taking the availability of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Invitation to a "Wikimedia Café" casual online meetup

2018-10-21 Thread Pine W
Hi folks, The Wikimedia Café meetup for October will be on October 25. At this meetup I would like to have a brief discussion about Wikidata's increasingly prominent role in Wikimedia and in the broader world. If you would like to participate in the meetup and have another topic in mind for