Community Council/Council election Q2 2013

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== Election timetable ==
== Election timetable ==
All deadlines are set at 23:59 UTC.
All deadlines are set at 23:59 UTC.

Revision as of 03:16, 29 April 2013

The Maemo Community Council will have its next election in May 2013, electing a new council for a 6 month term.

The election page will eventually be available here.


Election Details

As part of this terms Maemo Community Council elections there will be a referendum before the candidate elections, for full details see links. 1a 1b 2

Election timetable


All deadlines are set at 23:59 UTC.

  • 2013-03-22: Referendum Announced
  • 2013-04-09: Nomination Period for Board/Council Begins
  • 2013-04-22: Referendum Contemplation Period Ends
  • 2013-04-22: Referendum Voting Begins
  • 2013-04-23: Nomination Period for Council Ends. BoD extended 4 weeks.
  • 2013-04-23: Council Candidate Contemplation Period Begins
  • 2013-04-29: Referendum Voting Ends
  • 2013-04-30: Council Candidate Contemplation Period Ends
  • 2013-04-30: Council Election Voting Begins
  • 2013-05-07: Council Election Voting Ends
  • 2013-05-21: Nomination Period for BoD Ends. Presumably. Rest TBD


The election processes are described in detail at Community Council/Election process.

In order to vote, a community member must have had account for over 3 months, (a account is NOT a account) and have karma of 10 or above. Candidates need to have a karma of 100 or higher. Karma is earned through a variety of mechanisms, but to earn points for contributions on, you need to link account with profile. Due to recent issues with infra, Karma will be manually calculated were necessary.

Election material

Here you will find lists of potential candidates, statements from candidates, and other material related to the May 2013 elections.


The Maemo Community Council elected in May 2013 is as follows:

  • TBC