[fosscomm] Help required to form FOSSCOM as analternate Industry and Civil Society body to NASSCOM
nagarjun at gnowledge.org
Thu Jul 9 23:35:42 PDT 2009
On Friday 10 Jul 2009 11:33:58 am Raj Mathur wrote:
> On Friday 10 Jul 2009, Nagarjuna G. wrote:
> > [snip]
> > Money is the easiest resource to generate. Our strength lies in
> > a large number of highly educated and informed advocates. We
> > can make this strength even greater by increasing this number.
> > We should display that in our deeds in writings. Finances are
> > not coming our way at all.
> Whatever is decided, we have to draw a deadline for who represents
> FOSSCOMM at the Apex Body meeting. Additionally, we also have to
> draft a letter to MIT seeking FOSSCOMM's participation in the
> meeting -- that activity can be started right away with fill in
> the blanks for the actual representative(s).
> I'd suggest discussion till midnight tonight to decide on the
> representatives and the position paper. With that, we should be
> able to send off the request letter to the Ministry tomorrow,
> giving them 3 days to consider the application and respond.
There is no harm in giving 3 names to the Govt, since we will not be
writing to the Govt more frequently. So that, depending on the issue
and feasibility one of the three could represent.
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