2015-01-22 Leadership Call

How To Join

Contact Jamie Thomas for more information on how to join the call.


  • Maputo Update
  • Sponsorship
  • Community Roles

Meeting Minute

View at notes.openmrs.org

  • Michael Downey
  • Bill Lober
  • Jamie Thomas
  • Darius Jazayeri
  • Burke Mamlin
  • Andy Kanter
  • Paul Biondich
Apologies: Jan and Chris (traveling)
Maputo Update
  • Current registration numbers:  
  • Early Bird 5 
  • Regular 39 
  • Late 46 
  • Event Staff 8 
  • Guest Pass 5  
  • Hackathon registrations: 47
  • Hackathon is a no charge event but does have a cost ~5k so we need to coordinate these events a bit better to make sure these donated events we get good use of our money.
  • Next step: Talk about what type of hackathon models we could potentially use
  • Michael Downey will be hosting an unconference session on the summit and hopes all will be able to attend
  • WIll be building a network through texting to communicate with each other during the conference and where people are meeting
  • Bill suggests posting a map of Maputo and noting where the hotels are. Then below that adding peoples Maputo numbers so it is available for all attendees so no one feels left out.
  • 40k - ThoughtWorks and Google sponsorship
  • there may be a chance to reimburse some of those scholarship applicants that are already attending
  • Next step: on future call talk about sponsorship distribution (late sponsorship lead to less scholarships how do we want to plan better and create a model to follow)
Community Roles (action matrix)
  • Note - Comments on this docuemtn can be posted at the bottom of the page
  • Andy suggests moving "Documentation" down under "Implementer and End User Support"
Long term support for content (ie. CIEL dictonary)
  • looking for a sustainability model to come out of Maputo
  • partnership aspect for service level agreements
  • discuss around those who are leveraging content metadata helping to support
  • Andy will address sustainability models with community and the board
  • Judy will be in Maputo (will be Andy at the meeting :)