Meeting notes 2010-02-19

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Attendance

  • Joe
  • John
  • Jim H
  • Daniel
  • Mary
  • Kevin
  • Brandi
  • Aaron
  • Chris
  • Brad
  • Mitzi
  • Elizabeth

Count: 12

Pictures

See Flicker for pictures

Agenda

  • Introductions
  • Showing Off Projects
  • MidSouthCon Reminder
    • Who else is attending
    • We need projects to show
    • Handouts will be needed
  • Organization Structure
    • What responsibilities are needed?
    • What roles are needed to fulfill these responsibilities?
    • Starts of bylaws pertaining to roles and responsibilities
  • Organization State
    • Non profit update
  • Website
    • Anyone can post
    • Forum or not to forum?
    • Anything else needed?

Activity

  • Glowing Mountain Dew the video was a hoax

Notes

Comes to Order @ 7:06 PM

  • Round the table introductions, so many new people
  • Show off projects
  • Non-Profit information
    • Emerge Memphis as a small business incubators
    • Things to research
      • Better pros or cons to being 501(c)(3)
      • Possible mutual profit federal
      • Are we able to get tax breaks as a mutual benefit
      • Are we able to promote the idea of tax write offs as a mutual benefit
  • Midsouth Con
    • Pictures and videos from other hackerspaces
  • Spaces
    • First CONGO
    • FedEx Labs downtown
  • General Bullshitting Around and fantasizing about what we would like to try and accomplish

Meeting Adjourned @ 9:17 PM