Grants:APG/Funds Dissemination Committee/Orientation/2015

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9am-5pm, Thursday July 16, 2015 in DF, Mexico


  • At the Conference venue, Don Emilano Room on the 4th Floor
  • pre-conference to Wikimania in DF, Mexico


  • FDC members, including 5 newly elected ones and 2 members rolling off
  • WMF staff (Katy, Winifred, Garfield, Sati, Luis, Siko)
  • New ombudsperson (Kirill)


  • 9am: Welcome & introductions (FDC & core staff only)
    • Seeing our commonalities and differences (step forward, step back)
    • Discussion of Trust criteria
    • Introduce a friend
  • 10am: confidentiality & COI pledge and signing, conversation with Stephen
  • 10:30am: Break & sign up for community engagement booth sessions
    • Share a fun and secret fact about yourself!
  • 11am: Stick lowering activity: Communication, trust and teamwork
  • 11:30am: Debrief with the former FDC members - history of FDC, changes since year 1, vision, advice to new members, & Q/A
  • 12:30-2: Lunch with WMF staff (Luis, Siko, Terry, Sati)
  • 2pm: Preparation for Round 1 in Oct/Nov
    • Simulation of decision-making including the Gradients of Agreement (ombuds to observe) - Anne
    • FDC wiki orientation - Matanya
  • 3:30pm: Preparing for November
  • 3:45: interim office bearers
  • 4:00: Group photo
  • 4:20: Finalize Friday session - Osmar
  • 5pm: end

Session at Wikimania[edit]


Other roles of FDC[edit]