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Re: Define "Affiliate Member"

From: Jeff Jaffe <jeff@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:14:00 -0400
To: David Singer <singer@mac.com>, Revising W3C Process Community Group <public-w3process@w3.org>
Message-ID: <4ea80ed5-b491-1d27-6ee8-977a724379e7@w3.org>


On 8/9/2016 1:34 PM, David Singer wrote:
>> On Aug 8, 2016, at 21:21 , Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
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>> The term "Affiliate Member" is used in a couple of places in https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/AB/raw-file/default/cover.html, but does not seem to be defined anywhere.
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> This is embarrassing; timeless asked for this to be linked back in August 2014 and we didn’t do it.  The term was not in the 2005 process document, it was new in 2014/15.
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> <http://www.w3.org/mid/20140812224415.25579611.4250.1975@gmail.com>
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> Perhaps we didn’t know what to link it to?  The closest I can find is in the FAQ <http://www.w3.org/Consortium/membership-faq#individual> but the term ‘affiliate’ is not used there.
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> Can anyone provide better traceback of how this crope in?

Imho, it would serve us well if we dropped all references to Full and 
Affiliate, and simply used the word Member.

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> Dave Singer
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> singer@mac.com
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