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Re: Call For Consensus Process Review

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2015 10:47:58 +0100
Message-ID: <CA+ri+Vk3e14Br7Z-W2f174MhVDta=vtdFpLyN3rvM12vuiSwmg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com>
Cc: "WCAG (w3c-wai-gl@w3.org)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, WCAG Editors <team-wcag-editors@w3.org>
+1 to supporting asynchronous participation

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Regards

SteveF
HTML 5.1 <http://www.w3.org/html/wg/drafts/html/master/>

On 12 May 2015 at 20:14, Andrew Kirkpatrick <akirkpat@adobe.com> wrote:

>  The WCAG Working Group is working to build greater engagement among
> participants, and as with many groups some of the main obstacles are
> factors of time and space.  Specifically, 11am Boston time is not an ideal
> time for participants from around the world to participate in a
> teleconference, but traditionally that is when key decisions are made
> within the working group.
>
>
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> We feel that adopting a different decision-making process will help foster
> greater participation and on today’s teleconference the participants
> present approved a consensus procedure, but did so with a dependency on a
> review by the participants via the WCAG mailing list.
>
>
>
> We ask that participants read and review the proposed procedure, and reply
> to this list if you have any objections.  Positive comments are welcome
> also of course, but if no new objections are raised within two working days
> of this message then the new procedure will be approved.
>
>
>
> New procedure:
> https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/WCAG_Working_Group_Consensus_Procedure
>
> Meeting minutes from today’s meeting:
> http://www.w3.org/2015/05/12-wai-wcag-minutes.html#item03
>
> Survey where draft was initially discussed by WG (pre-dates the wiki
> version above):
> https://www.w3.org/2002/09/wbs/35422/20150512Misc/results#xcfcprop
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>
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> Thanks,
>
> AWK
>
>
>
> Andrew Kirkpatrick
>
> Group Product Manager, Accessibility
>
> Adobe Systems
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>
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> akirkpat@adobe.com <akirkpatrick@adobe.com>
>
> http://twitter.com/awkawk
>
> http://blogs.adobe.com/accessibility
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