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Present: Rob, Rodney, Brian, Dan, Mack, Shaun, Billy (new member), Scott, Josh, Ibrahaam 8:06PM - Meeting called to order - State of the treasury - Donating members: Oct: 7, Nov: 7, DecL 9, Jan: 7, Feb: 6 - Dan making up most of the shortfall - March: Dan said on the list things were dire, people contributed, thank you - We need extra to cover 501c3 filing - That's why we need to move - 10, 11 members now? - Current space is less than ideal, other spaces for the same or less available - Bylaws -Will vote on them at next monthly meeting. In the meantime, contribute :13 - Brian: tell us about what's available - Two 400 sq ft units available, insulated, a/c. Units 108 or 110. - Prop. managment will upgrade a/c unit if necessary - 108 is better insulated unit, smaller a/c - We can get into the new unit a week early, no charge - $30/mo to get a 5x5 storage unit - Will share the layout with the list - Also checked out 20x40 space, is pretty awesome. - We'll have to see if we can afford that :22PM - Vote to move to the new space? - Passes unanimously - Have to minimize - $40 for a dumpster pickup - Get rid of all CRTs - Brian: I have a source for LCDs on the cheap - Cleanup day, wheN? - What goes? - Tentatively, if we get access to the new space by next monday, start moving stuff next Tuesday's weekly meeting - 22nd, have a key, cleanup - While were at it, lets get a storage - Billy knows a non-profit that takes computer equipment - by next Saturday (the 27th) we get rid of everything - Rodney: Suggests divide up the space, stuff goes on one side of the space, other side stays empty, then start putting things in the right place. - Mar 26th is the DC407 meetup, have to take that into consideration. - We'll play that by ear - Activity nights - Ruby Wednesday, Rodney will continue to host - Micro Monday, need someone to drive that - CEH night? Sean started that, will continue it? - Rodney, hacdc and micro mondays - That was one of the most popular meetings there - Started off small, filled up - There was at least one expert, taught a class once a month, with a specific goal - Promote that night, offer up a kit to build - Weekly meetings, less formal, no set agenda - Monthly meetings, formal agenda, etc. - Shaun would like to host photoshop, 3d class, etc. :46 - Propaganda - LinkedIn - Servers, internet, etc. - HacDC has an intranet server - having one box has its advantages - we need a VM host - Create VPN accoutnts for everyone :57 - Open the floor for everything: - Billy: live stream - Rodney: syndicate everyone's blogs to the familab.org blog - He'll take care of that - Rodney: Mailing lists - Shaun: forums, etc. - Rodney: less friction on mailing lists - Proposed lists: discuss (public), policy (private, voting members only), internal discussion (private, includes non-voting members) 9:08PM - Meeting adjourned