TEC Working Groups Weekly Update, Oct 10

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Hello :wave:! Here are the Working Group updates from the last week. If you feel like you’re missing out, check out the calendar and join us in real time during any of our many calls.

Spotlight: Mymeta & MetaLibrary

:satellite: Comms

  • Continuation of our Creative Onboarding campaign to welcome artists and integrate them into our workflow seamlessly by minimizing the Web3 learning curve
  • The new tentative name for our WG will be T.E.A.M. (Token Engineering Amplify Messengers)
  • Working on a framework for bounties and Comms-related project management
  • Forum Highlight: Social Fridays coming soon!

:houses: Communitas

  • This week we talked about the onboarding journey and how to make it more accessible for everyone. If you have any feedback on how we can improve, contact @eduardovegap on Discord
  • As such, Vyvy-vi is helping us develop an onboarding Bot to facilitate the introductory journey
  • Forum Highlight: Our Orientation Call is Wednesdays at 18:00 CET on the Community Hall VC; and our TEC Lounge is Fridays at 17:00 CET also on the Community Hall VC

:dove: Gravity

  • The third session of our 2nd Graviton Training was hosted by Nate Suits and Anna Marie Swam
  • Our next Nonviolent Communication (NVC) bookclub will be lead by Ddan!
  • We are having the TEC Lounges on Fridays: check the calendar here
  • Follow us on Twitter @GravityDAO
  • Forum Highlight: 2nd Graviton Training Study Plan

:microscope: Labs

  • Currently focusing on Rewards System Research: join us Fridays at 9am PST/6pm CEST (at our TEC Discord server)
  • For our Praise Evolution Taskforce: join us Thursdays at 7am PST/4pm CEST (at our TEC Discord server)
  • For our DAO2DAO Models Workshops: join us Wednesdays at 9am PST/6pm CEST (at the PrimeDAO Discord server)
  • For the Tokenspice Development Workshop: join us Mondays at 8am PST/5pm CEST (at the Token Engineering Academy Discord Server)

:classical_building: Legal

  • We’ve been focused on the current draft of terms and conditions for the ABC; we aim to finish it this sprint
  • Forum Highlight: Join us every other Friday at 16:00 CET for a chance to contribute and learn more about the ABC’s legal framework

:dizzy: 0mega

  • As a relevant reminder, make sure to check our manifesto
  • This week we had an impromptu working session on dilemmas and practical intention/situation/decisionmaking faculties
  • Next week we will go over Amartya Sen’s Capability Approach as a framework to evaluate an individual’s well-being
  • Forum Highlight: Our WG sync calls will now be weekly: the next one will be this Wednesday Oct. 6th at 20:00 CET in the Omega VC

:robot: Params

  • Ongoing design validation of the Commons Configuration Dashboard (CCD)
  • Back end team got the CCD ready for our very first Params party, which happened last Friday (but, not to worry, more will come)
  • Forum Highlight: Check out our CCD!

:raised_hands:t4: Soft Gov

  • Our Rewards System task force is still working on our Praise-giving infrastructure
  • Here is the outline to our Rewards System process; discussion around the rules surrounding Praise is ongoing
  • Nate is spearheading the Boardroom initiative, an interface for treasury & governance management that can serve as a one-stop-shop for vote tallying and decision-making
  • Forum Highlight: Our next Reward System call is Thursday Oct. 14th at 16:00 CET in the TEC Community Hall VC

:ear_of_rice: Stewards

  • As always, check out our TEC Timeline here
  • In our Stewards’ call this week we talked about the initial buy-in for our own TEC tokens
  • We also talked about a spam on our Snapshot, as well as solutions for that
  • Our Rewards System project is looking for an experienced front end developer that can take the lead role in building a React-based UI: send a Discord message to @kristofer if you know of anyone!
  • Forum Highlight: If you see something in the community that you’d like to address, or some work that needs to be done, open an issue on one of our ZenHub’s workspace boards here

:male_detective: Transparency

  • Ongoing discussion about updating our audit process and creating a transparency report for all WGs as opposed to doing them individually
  • The forum post we wrote last week for exploring our different Treasury Management options is still relevant so feel free to take a look
  • Forum Highlight: Our WG’s bi-weekly sync calls are on Mondays at 15:00 CET

:books: Thanks for reading the update this week! Be sure to check out the calendar to join us on a call! :phone: