TEC Working Groups Weekly Update, July 17

Friday, July 16, 2021

:tada: THE TEC HAS HATCHED!! :champagne:

This is our most exciting weekly update! We are over the moon to annouce that we hatched just two days ago! Contribute to the Hatch and be part of our efforts to advance token engineering ethically and collectively. Meanwhile, join us in real time during any of our many calls. Check out the calendar.

REMINDER: the TEC will be in Paris for EthCC 4 July 20-22!

Let us know if you’ll be there too, come say hi on our Discord #community-hall channel. We’ll stick around afterwards for an “unconference”. Check out the updates below for more info.

:satellite: Comms

:globe_with_meridians: Commons Swarm

:dove: Gravity

  • Directly following the opening of the Hatch during last night’s community call, Gravity held a meditation to offer our good intentions to the world.
  • The session then focused on scheduling and planning the next Graviton training to take place in September.

🏄‍♂️ Hatch Outreach

  • Now that the Hatch is open, Hatch Outreach is focused on contacting all potential Hatcher who expressed a soft commit to the TEC over the last months.
  • Also in support of the Hatch, Hatch Outreach has produced a Hatcher Guidebook and Checklist. This document, embedded in the TEC Gitbook, explains how to participate as a Hatcher and offers each of the below processes step-by-step, all of which are necessary to participate in the Hatch:
    • Create a Web 3.0 Wallet
    • Join the Trusted Seed
    • Acquire wxDai
    • Review the Hatch Process
    • Review the Hatch DAO Parameters
    • Engaging with the Commons Upgrade

:microscope: Labs

  • Sunday Modelling and Analysis w/ Params!
    • Sundays 11amPST/8pmCET
    • Commons Config Dashboard
  • Weekly Sync
    • Fridays 9amPST/6pmCET @ TEC Discord
    • IH Analysis Retrospective
    • Roadmap for Labs
  • Tokenspice Development
    • Saturdays / Sundays @ TEA Discord

:classical_building: Legal

  • Working on the Covenant.
  • Considering third party services posting terms.

:dizzy: 0mega

  • Next meeting will be 21st July 8PM CET.
    • Structure TE Ethics topics
    • Timeline for focus groups
    • Useful results processing

:robot: Params

:raised_hands:t4: Soft Gov

  • This week’s Soft Gov call was concerned with the processes we employ to adopt proposals in the TEC (i.e., voting and advice process), when to use them and how to decide which to use.
  • Forum Highlight: Wrapping up the IH Intervention Analysis, Lívia provides a summary of the process.

:ear_of_rice: Stewards

  • We are now in Sprint 14: July 9 - 22, “The Hatch Sprint” after which we will be taking a Sprint break until the beginning of August.
  • Paris: 10 Stewards and 10-15 active contributors will be in Paris the week of July 19. We want to meet you.
  • Check the cal: some meetings have been cancelled between July 19-30 due to so many of us in Paris or travelling.
  • Request for advice process on anti-spam improvements to our Discord onboarding journey. Has anyone figured out an advantage against in the spam bot war!?

:male_detective: Transparency

:books: Thanks for reading this week, and join us in the Hatch! :hatching_chick: :clinking_glasses: