I would not mind having 2 keynote speakers if we can swing it. One on Tues
and another on Wed.. Not sure if this will be possible though since it will
depend on how much we will have to put forward for travel and lodging. Other
On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 8:16 AM, Ross Singer <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Ties would, generally, result in runoff (assuming there are more
> candidates tied than there are available slots).
> This is unlikely to be an issue with keynote voting, however, since
> there's the added (and, historically, common) dimension of them
> turning us down which would probably resolve majority of tie-breaking
> This does raise the question, though, of how many keynoter sessions
> we're planning on having this year.
> On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 10:58 AM, Andreas Orphanides
> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > Good question Bohyun.
> > Voting will be standard Dieboldatron voting, which, for the uninitiated,
> is a kind of weighted approval voting.
> > Each voter will be able to give each nominee any number of points from 0
> to 3. Points for each nominee will be tallied and the nominee with the most
> points will be contacted first.
> > Of course, the top-ranked nominee may turn us down, in which case we'll
> go to the next-highest vote-getter, and so on.
> > I'm not sure how ties are broken. Ross may be able to answer that
> > -dre.
> >>>> Bohyun Kim <[log in to unmask]> 8/15/2011 10:52 AM >>>
> > Are we allowed to vote for more than 1 person or just 1 person?
> > ~Bohyun
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of
> Andreas Orphanides
> > Sent: Monday, August 15, 2011 7:56 AM
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: [CODE4LIB] LAST DAY for Code4Lib 2012 Keynote nominations!
> > The time has come! Today is the last day to nominate a speaker for
> Code4Lib 2012 in Seattle!
> > For anyone sitting on nominations that they've been too lazy to log into
> the wiki to post, now is the time to post them! We'll be closing the
> nominations promptly-ish at midnight-ish Eastern time. So hurry on to the
> Code4Lib wiki and post those noms. Not that kind of nom! NOM, NOM, NOM...
> > Post your nominations with a brief bio here:
> > http://wiki.code4lib.org/index.php/2012_nominations_list
> > Nominees need not have backgrounds in coding or libraries, but we tend
> towards the geeky in these parts, so keep that in mind.
> > Feel free to also share your nominations with the list for discussion
> and/or ridicule, but only names on the wiki at the close of the nomination
> period will be added to the poll.
> > Voting will commence sometime this week, once Ross gets the Dieboldatron
> tuned up.
> > See you in Seattle!
> > Dre, on behalf of the Code4Lib 2012 Nomination Committee
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