[Global_industry_committee] GIC Governance Policies

Jim Manico jim.manico at owasp.org
Fri Apr 29 15:24:49 EDT 2011


The tricky part here is that folks within OWASP may all have reasonable but different positions on WebSec issues. It's very difficult for OWASP as an organization at large to have an official position on anything.

Jim Manico

On Apr 29, 2011, at 10:29 AM, Sarah Baso <sarah.baso at owasp.org> wrote:

> Thanks Colin, 
> I have amended the document to remove the mission and bullet points.  I agree that we should have something regarding the committee chair.  I think we should also have something about speaking on behalf of owasp and making position statements (in addition to the administrative stuff such as travel expenses, even though they are a small part of the committee).  Do you -- or anyone else -- have thoughts on what our governance rules should say about the bolded points (above)?
> 
> Sarah
> 
> On Sat, Apr 23, 2011 at 7:09 AM, Colin Watson <colin.watson at owasp.org> wrote:
> My comments
> 
> 1.  Is the mission statement meant to be part of "governance".  Would
> it be better if it is separate since it serves a different purpose?
> 
> 2.  The two bullet points should not be in our GIC document - they are
> determined by others and apply to all committees.
> 
> 3. Should we add something about how to elect the chair, and any
> constraints on that role?
> 
> 4.  There is a quite a lot of text about travel expenses, but not much
> about how we can speak on behalf of OWASP, or make position statements
> - do we need something about those, rather than admin?
> 
> Colin
> 
> 
> 
> On 18 April 2011 17:18, Sarah Baso <sarah.baso at owasp.org> wrote:
> > GIC members -
> > I have created the following page (and policies) based on the Global
> > Conference Committee Governance document --
> > https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Global_Industry_Committee_Governance.  The
> > floor will be open to comment on these policies -- and proposed changes
> > until Thursday (21 April) evening.  Friday I will send an email out to the
> > committee members for a vote on the document.
> >
> > I look forward to hearing all your comments!
> >
> > Regards,
> > Sarah Baso
> >
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