Re: "Verein", and list of academics taking part in DebConf
On Thu, Apr 10, 2014 at 11:03:50AM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> right now it's all looking good wrt. DebConf Deutschland e.V. and
> its foundation on 3 May in Heidelberg.
> Lawyer Dr. Michael Stehmann (http://rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de,
> mikeadvo on IRC, and very knowledgable in things Open Source and
> Debian) has been patiently working through our bylaws and I am about
> to make some more changes that I'll commit to Git ASAP. I'll move
> the bylaws to debconf-data in the process.
> Starting next week, I would like to get in touch with the tax
> authorities and commence our application so that we can make as many
> changes as possible well ahead of our foundation (this is standard
> procedure). I am also registering another Verein at the same time,
> so I can combine the two processes for less workload.
> In the application, we'll state that we are active in the fields of
> science and research (as well as education). Just in case we need to
> back this up, it would be really useful to have a list of
> Debian-affiliated academics with their degrees who are known to
> speak at DebConf. There's tbm, zack, lucas, mako, biella, jesus,
> myself etc. etc..
> Would one of you be able compile a list that we can use to back up
> our claim over the weekend? Name, degree, university, research web
> page, ???
I can do this.