Stewards Council Telecom: 2009 August 5

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Stewards Council Telecon: 2009 August 5 - call to start at 9:15 PST, 12:15 EST



  • Review of agenda
  • Volunteer to take notes


1) Status update reports - 1-3 minute from each project.

  • OpenID, ICF, ID-Media and ID Futures, Project VRM, DataPortability, OSIS, ID-Legal, Kids Online, IIW, User-Centric Health, New potential group.

2) Updates on action items from last call [very brief]

  • Progress on new system for blogs
  • Business Committee update - one pager and tax status election


Dean Landsman - Project VRM

  • Workshop in Boston on Oct 14-15
  • Pre IIW
    • Saturday Oct 31 is an “inside baseball” steering committee
    • Sunday Nov 1 is a leadership day.
  • application launch Scanneroo - is out from Chris Carfi
  • work is happening

Denise Tayloe - Kids Online

  • Looking at October date for next unconference
  • Laws in Maine
    • FTC to get involved in online advertising and make it opt-in

Mary Ruddy - Higgins

  • They are working on updating things on project wiki
  • Pam from Pamela Project sent her regrets - is enjoying new format

Steve Repeti - Data Portability

  • Board meeting and Quarterly Plentary since last call.
  • EULA plus project continues
    • create a set of spec’s for EULA’s identity, ownership and data portability.
    • join the public mailing list -> weekly meetings for it
  • Open Web Foundation updates
    • Annual Meeting happened recently
    • Board Elections start tomorrow

Mary - on OpenID/ICF

  • ICF & OpenID - workshop on Monday the 10th of August
    • using open internet identity standards for more open government
    • invited professional privacy experts
    • solicit their input - to get their feedback before going on to next stages of the project

Kaliya - IIW

  • Registration is open!
    • we are asking to have 75 people signed up by Sept 15th.

ID-Futures & Nick's Work

  • Kaliya - ID Futures group is going to retire itself in part because of Nick’s death
  • Dean Landsman - group working on moving Nick’s work forward.

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