[WMCEE-l] *urgent* Re: CEE Meeting cancelled?

Mile Kiš m.mikym at gmail.com
Fri Oct 18 22:58:24 CEST 2013


On 18 October 2013 22:49, Asaf Bartov <abartov ���� wikimedia.org> wrote:

> *How many of you have committed (i.e. bought tickets) to travel to this
> event?  *
>
> I am much concerned about it, as expressed before, and while Michal has
> just submitted the grant proposal finally, it is _much_ too late to allow
> the proper grant review process by the GAC, not to mention to actually get
> the money to Michal's organization on time for the event.
>
> There really is no good reason for this time pressure -- the event was
> planned long ago, and the funding should have been secured _months_ ago.
>  I, and others, have attempted to remind the organizers about this on
> several occasions during past months.
>
> I am determined to support _effective_ events, and I must conclude this
> has not been shaping up to be an effective event.  I would like to
> seriously propose to everyone to consider postponing the CEE conference by
> at least a few months, to allow better planning, more meaningful engagement
> (and by more communities!) on the program, and adequate time to discuss
> funding.
>


WMRS bought 3 tickets today

Mile
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