Meeting Notes 2018 06 26

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Noisebridge meeting 2018-06-26

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Moderator: r Note taker(s): rebecca

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Introductions (name, pronouns, deets)[edit]

r - they/them - its a secret! the details are secret!

james - - writer, chillin, writing my stuff, glad to be back here

michael - he/him/his - started returning to NB over the last couple of weeks after years of absence, been talking with Ryan about buying some sort of boat for a thing

frank - he/him or they/them - been involved with looking at the tech about data communications, now blockchain

jacob - - building various things w/ micro controls, LED lighting, laser cut things; probably going to teach a class on all of them this summer

rebecca - she/her - teach laser cutter, ai, functional programming (haskell), type theory

lydia - any pronouns - bring my daughter here who loves this place messing around w/ computers, making robots, orange plastic fabric; i do electrical things and putting together lighting systems

ryan - he/him - i help run the VR setup in Church, like working on helping other people w/ projects at NB

dany - he/him - working on book scanners and FPGAs

participation[edit]

rebecca: come and hack on stuff while being excellent. incl noisebridge itself. get in by ringing the bell during open hours. get an 30day rfid eventually, or eventually philanthropist or member with 24 hour access.

james: follow the conduct policy [the anti harassment policy], and in general be excellent to each other

safe space[edit]

rebecca: the safe space policy is posted on things around the text, black text on yellow paper; we want everyone to be as comfortable and welcome as possible: no harassment, no monopolization of time, be considerate of conversation content. if you are not considerate in these ways, you may be asked to leave. If you are in a situation where you need assistance, you can go to pegasus.noisebridge.net/safespace/ (posted around the space) and request assistance from someone on the #space-guardians noisebridge slack channel anonymously or non-anonymously

announcements[edit]

frank: ethereum+etc group study and occassional invited speakers, initial session 9 July

ryan: in san jose 26-27-28 June is sensors expo, i'm going 27-28, if there's any types of sensors you want me to look into, let me know. MCUs, audio sensors, low energy wireless. i'm @pyconaut on slack.

Philanthropy[edit]

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No new philanthropists.

Membership[edit]

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No new members.

Consensus[edit]

June 15 2018 - Lady Red - Equipment fund refill - Noisebridge shall move 5000$ from the general fund to the equipment fund in order to refill it Consensed!

Discussion[edit]

james: i heard about the Saviors, and thought it'd be nice to have them over for pizza as a thank you for supporting noisebridge for all this time. what think?

dany: there was also talk of reaching out to people who stopped doing it