TEC WGs Weekly Update: July 11 - July 17

Monday, July 18th, 2022

Good Monday everyone!:wave: Here are the Working Group Weekly Updates for last week. You can see what’s going on on the calendar. You may join us in real time during any of the syncs or check out our YouTube channel archive for hundreds of recorded calls.

:ear_of_rice: Stewards

Stewards: Tamara, Nate
Weekly Sync: Tuesday, 1PM EST/7PM CET

  • We are on sprint #39. Here is the sprint board so you can see what is going on
  • We had the Offboarding of Ivy as a Steward (she will remain forever a TEC member)
  • On the Stewards Council we talked about the transformation of Stewardship in TEC
  • Remember that you can easily help the TEC by retweeting :heart:

:dove: Gravity

Steward: Juan
Weekly Sync: Wednesday, 11AM EST/5PM CET

  • The Third Graviton Training is ongoing. You can check the study plan here
    • Sessions are on Tuesdays at 8PM CET
    • Next session, number #9, will be facilitated by Juan, we will be having a Group cases presentation.
  • Join us on Mondays for observational research on psychology and wellbeing. We are currently working on a survey to measure wellbeing and mental health.
  • On Tuesdays we have the Umbrella coordination call in Aragon at 11 AM CET
  • Last Friday we had a call to talk about the 2nd proposal drafting as well as our weekly website desing call.
  • If you’re in need of help managing a conflict, you can make a request through our typeform

:raised_hands: Soft Gov

Steward: Livia
Weekly Sync: Wednesday, 1PM EST/7PM CET

:houses: Communitas

Stewards: Eduardo, Tamara
Weekly Sync: Monday, 2PM EST/8PM CET
Orientation: Thursday, 1PM EST/7PM CET

  • Last week on our syn call we talk about redoing the TE flower. Check the result here
  • Here is Edu’s article about membership. It is open for advice process so please if you have any input don’t hesitate to write it down at the end of the document.
  • Check LBS’ contributor’s update on the zenhub template.

:moneybag: Sampo

Steward: Gideon
Weekly Sync: Tuesday, 4PM EST/10PM CET

:dizzy: 0mega

Steward: Sebnem
Weekly sync: Wednesday, 3PM EST/8PM CET

  • Check our 0mega hub to see what is going on in our WG.
  • We currently have 2 initiatives:
    • TE Consilience Library: we are wrapping up a prototype
    • TE Ethics Participatory Research: we have 3 focus groups in planning

:microscope: Labs

Steward: Shawn YGG
Weekly Sync: Friday, 11AM EST/5PM CET

  • We are on hiatus as we rethink how to have a more seasonal version of Labs.

:satellite: Comms

Steward: Chuy
Weekly Sync: Tuesday, 12PM EST/6PM CET

  • The TE Academy T.E.A.M. has a new proposal up!
  • The Animation and Video Production T.E.A.M. has updates on the Rewards System WG Call and is also working in sound design.
  • The marketing T.E.A.M. started a TEC campaing. Manu went to 1HTV and to Espacio Crypto to talk about TEC in Spanish.
  • Check the translations from the Translations T.E.A.M.
  • The twitter planning T.E.A.M. did an ETH Barcelona Recap

:male_detective: Transparency

Stewards: Ivy, Zeptimus
Weekly Sync: Monday 11AM EST/5PM CET

:classical_building: Legal

Steward: Ivy
Weekly Sync: Every other Friday, 10AM EST/4PM CET

  • Open call for legal expters If you have a legal background & strong interest in decentralized technologies, we’d love to have you in our Legal WG. Contact our steward @iviangita on discord.
  • Our proposal to update the covenant passed!

:gem: Rewards

Steward: Mitch
Weekly Sync: Wednesday, 2PM EST/8PM CET

  • Rewards for April 2022 are incoming. Check the forum post and the RAD analysis
  • Animatics are finished for the Quantifier Intro Video. For next step, we will be going for the full animation.
  • Open call for data scientists and python wyzards. We are going to make some changes to the quantification review calls.
  • #ActivateYourSourceCred - !sc save-wallet 0x000…000. Use the same address you used for activating praise!
  • We encourage you to become a quantifier: it is a civic duty within our Commons.
  • Remember that anyone can become a praise-giver by typing the command /activate on any channel within our Discord server.

:books: Thank you for reading the WG Weekly update from July 11 - July 17. Check our calendar and join us on a call soon! :wave: Have a great week!