Transfer assets to 501(c)(6) under OASIS nonprofit umbrella.
Samvera continues to have its own governance structure and rules for operating as a community.
Many supplemental services available (for fee) in addition to core services.
We’re in the set up your organization part of the process. Next step is launch (approximate summer timeline).
Who else uses the FaaS program - Open Mobility foundation (https://www.openmobilityfoundation.org/). Most folks they spoke to about this end up becoming an open project because they want to become a standard.
Do agreements need to be updated? - no but we may look at changing them moving forward for new folks who sign.
Samvera Virtual Connect Update
next week 4/20-4/21, 11-2 EST, 70 participants registered, 20 presentations
below was adapted for use by a community manager in the apache project
Should be one long term goal. intermediate goals are things you can see happening at all levels of the organization.
Recommendation to the community. How do we support maintainers? An easy way to recognize the work. Create an #appreciation channel (or similar); one channels where everyone can go to participate. It also allows us to see who is doing what in the community. Other names: #gratitude, #kudos, #shoutout
Use of social media by repositories
Do you use social media to promote your repository? If so, which channels/platforms do you use? Which audiences are you looking to reach?
How could Samvera help to promote your social media messaging? Would you be interested in making use of Samvera’s social media channels? If so, what would be useful?
Seems to be that most folks have their social media accounts managed by library communications and sometimes collections are pushed out there.