2018-03-26 Project Management Meeting


  • Jamie Thomas

  • Dan Futerman
  • Darius Jazayeri
  • Daniel Kayiwa
  • Burke Mamlin
  • Wyclif Luymia
  • Stephen Musoke Senkomago
  • Srimaurya Kummamuru

Discussion items




Internships: GSoC 2018Daniel Futerman
  • application for student proposals ends tomorrow - Dan pushing for final drafts from students
  • 20 proposals submitted - a couple projects have not received any proposals (lower than usual)
  • could be issue that students are submitting only one proposal for the same project and we can only pick one trying to encourage them to submit more than one
  • want to set up mentor call - potentially could use 1pm UTC Wed (university forum) or 2pm UTC on Thurs (dev forum) as historically these are times ppl and Uberconference are available
  •  look at GSoC project description pages to see why some may be getting more interest than others
Internships: Rails Girls Summer of CodeDaniel Kayiwa
  • Reviewing candidates

Internships: Andela

Daniel Kayiwa
  • Finished 2nd sprint
  • Group of 6 is working on Order Entry UI
  • Have seen iterations of Order Entry UI. Is Andela team getting appropriate feedback or do they need more from us? Talk is not always giving them enough response to help drive them forward.
  • Could be helpful for Andela to post some screenshots to Talk - Talk summary at the end of sprints (could be like SolDevelo has done)
OpenMRS Reference Application 2.8
  • Release manager selected - Juliet Wamalwa
  • Would like to do design discussion on Wednesday during University forum 10am EDT (2pm UTC)
OpenMRS Platform 2.2
  • Samuel finishing up exams should be available after first week of April
  • Had discussion with James and others in the community will create algorithm to consume the ADX
  • Wyclif will be coming up with the algorithm
  • James will be the one to sign off on it and is setting up DHIS instance for us to use
  • DHIS2 retreat - Burke and Maurya to work on coordinating
Sync 2.0
  • MVP comprises Patient, Encounter (visits & encounters), and Observation

Sprint: Getting people to Platform 2.X

Darius Jazayeri
  • Darius is proposing a sprint to help people upgrade to Platform 2.x (Mozambique tried to upgrade to Platform 2.x, but was blocked for various reasons)
  • Talk post
  • Re-discuss next week

  • Daniel in Nigeria next week - will need him to give us a priority list

Action items

  • Jamie Thomas  to hold an AAR for GSoC on April 30 PM call
  • Daniel Kayiwa to create a spreadsheet/wiki page of different Andela work streams
  • Jamie Thomas  to work with Burke and Maurya to get a DHIS2 retreat scheduled