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  • Chris Awre (apologies, the difference in summer time clock changes meant this overlapped with an interview panel)
  • Danny Bernstein 
  • Robert Cartolano 
  • Aaron Choate
  • Sayeed Choudhury
  • Stefano Cossu
  • Tom Cramer
  • Jon Dunn
  • Karen Estlund
  • Maude Frances
  • Neil Jefferies
  • Mark Jordan
  • Danny Lamb
  • Steve Marks
  • Rosalyn Metz 
  • Este Pope 
  • Robin Ruggaber 
  • Doron Shalvi 
  • Tim Shearer
  • Dustin Slater
  • Erin Tripp
  • Jennifer Vinopal
  • Ben Wallberg (Kate Dohe standing in)
  • Evviva Weinraub (Carolyn standing in)
  • Jared Whiklo
  • David Wilcox
  • Andrew Woods 
  • Patrick Yott (star)
  • Maurice York 




Fedora 6.0 design and development

  • Follow-up from yesterday's Leaders/Committers discussion
  • Funding and next steps
  • Sprint coordination
  • Looking for feedback from Leaders on technical OCFL questions (email to come)

Membership Summit discussion topics

  • We need two topics to discuss with DuraSpace/Fedora members at the Summit

CNI Fedora Leaders Meeting Agenda

  • Do we have the right topics on the agenda?
  • Do we need to add anything?

Policy: Elected Leaders that move to a different institution during their term

  • Allow them to complete their term in a non-voting capacity
  • Allow the original institution to appoint a replacement

Membership Task Force

  • Looking for volunteers to help recruit new members and retain existing members


Previous Action Items

  • All: Raise the topic of how to get better data on who is installing/using what versions of Fedora with the Communication and Community strategy groups.
  • Governance Group - Review subgroups and organization.
  • Who?? Possible survey of community use of faculty profiling/reporting systems
  • Rosalyn Metz and Robin Lindley Ruggaber will add Integrations into the Ecosystem part of Product Position
  • Maurice York and Robin Lindley Ruggaber to ask their teams how things are currently structured on disk to compare against the OCFL spec.


Fedora 6.0 design and development

  • Leaders/Committers meeting recording available at
  • Nature and role of OCFL in Fedora 6 - more time needed to completely understand the range of options with OCFL and Fedora 6
  • Items to carry forward from 3/11 call
    • role of linked data within Fedora; 
    • to what degree is RDF/LDP required within Fedora - more clarity about the options is needed
    • front-end applications (Hyrax/Islandora) may have different requirements/expectations about metadata expression
  • What should be "baked into" Fedora, and how does that affect the value proposition for and adoption of Fedora?
  • We need a separate meeting to discuss these topics, if we can properly frame the questions.
    • How does OCFL factor into next versions, and what will be its impact?
    • How do LDP and RDF intersect with upcoming versions of Fedora, and what will be the impacts?
    • How does Fedora's product strategy inform its development?

Action Items 

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