Re: [Rgchairs] IAB seeking input about IRTF

Leslie Daigle <leslie@thinkingcat.com> Fri, 29 October 2004 14:43 UTC

Received: from ietf-mx.ietf.org (ietf-mx.ietf.org [132.151.6.1]) by ietf.org (8.9.1a/8.9.1a) with ESMTP id KAA05916; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:43:20 -0400 (EDT)
Received: from megatron.ietf.org ([132.151.6.71]) by ietf-mx.ietf.org with esmtp (Exim 4.33) id 1CNYCe-0000TV-U3; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:58:09 -0400
Received: from localhost.localdomain ([127.0.0.1] helo=megatron.ietf.org) by megatron.ietf.org with esmtp (Exim 4.32) id 1CNXiJ-0003kn-9Y; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:26:47 -0400
Received: from odin.ietf.org ([132.151.1.176] helo=ietf.org) by megatron.ietf.org with esmtp (Exim 4.32) id 1CNXa4-0006Fe-E4 for rgchairs@megatron.ietf.org; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:18:20 -0400
Received: from ietf-mx.ietf.org (ietf-mx.ietf.org [132.151.6.1]) by ietf.org (8.9.1a/8.9.1a) with ESMTP id KAA03431 for <rgchairs@ietf.org>; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:18:14 -0400 (EDT)
Received: from cliffie.verisignlabs.com ([65.201.175.9] helo=mail.verisignlabs.com) by ietf-mx.ietf.org with esmtp (Exim 4.33) id 1CNXoL-0008GF-L9 for rgchairs@ietf.org; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:33:03 -0400
Received: from [10.131.244.198] ([::ffff:172.25.170.10]) (AUTH: PLAIN leslie, TLS: TLSv1/SSLv3,256bits,AES256-SHA) by mail.verisignlabs.com with esmtp; Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:17:44 -0400 id 0054027F.41825108.0000314F
Message-ID: <41825107.8070703@thinkingcat.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2004 10:17:43 -0400
From: Leslie Daigle <leslie@thinkingcat.com>
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.2) Gecko/20040803
X-Accept-Language: en-us, en
MIME-Version: 1.0
To: j.schoenwaelder@iu-bremen.de
Subject: Re: [Rgchairs] IAB seeking input about IRTF
References: <41801872.9090909@thinkingcat.com> <20041029080541.GD2249@james>
In-Reply-To: <20041029080541.GD2249@james>
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii; format=flowed
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
X-Spam-Score: 0.0 (/)
X-Scan-Signature: 5a9a1bd6c2d06a21d748b7d0070ddcb8
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit
Cc: rgchairs@ietf.org
X-BeenThere: rgchairs@lists.ietf.org
X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.5
Precedence: list
List-Id: IRTF research group chairs list <rgchairs.lists.ietf.org>
List-Unsubscribe: <https://www1.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/rgchairs>, <mailto:rgchairs-request@lists.ietf.org?subject=unsubscribe>
List-Archive: <http://www1.ietf.org/pipermail/rgchairs>
List-Post: <mailto:rgchairs@lists.ietf.org>
List-Help: <mailto:rgchairs-request@lists.ietf.org?subject=help>
List-Subscribe: <https://www1.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/rgchairs>, <mailto:rgchairs-request@lists.ietf.org?subject=subscribe>
Sender: rgchairs-bounces@ietf.org
Errors-To: rgchairs-bounces@ietf.org
X-Spam-Score: 0.0 (/)
X-Scan-Signature: 082a9cbf4d599f360ac7f815372a6a15
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

Howdy,

Well, that's possible, if in fact a lot of the rgchairs are interested
in the topic. (N.B.:  there isn't any anticipation that changes
would affect existing RGs, it's more about how and what sort of RGs
should be chartered in future).

Also, with respect to your "why not" question, note that the IAB
is also asking other folks for input, as well.  There are only so
many hours in a given IETF week...


Leslie.


Juergen Schoenwaelder wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 27, 2004 at 05:51:46PM -0400, Leslie Daigle wrote:
> 
> 
>>As Vern has mentioned, he's planning to step down as IRTF Chair.
>>Before embarking on finding Vern's successor, the IAB is taking this
>>opportunity to review the overall structure and positioning of the IRTF.
>>That is, we are interested in determining whether we should be making
>>adjustments to the way the IRTF operates itself, and/or how it works
>>with the IETF.  Vern has done a lot of work over the last few years
>>to help increase the visibility of the IRTF within the IETF (e.g.,
>>continued plenary presentations from the IRTF RGs, periodic
>>RG reviews with the IAB, etc).   We naturally have the question,
>>"what are the next steps?", which we feel we should have a better
>>grasp on before selecting a successor.
>>
>>So -- if you have some time before the next IETF meeting (Nov 7-12,
>>2004), and have some thoughts on the subject, please let me know,
>>and I'll work up some discussion opportunities with one or more
>>IAB members.  If you don't have time before then, please feel
>>free to write down your thoughts and send them to the IAB
>>(iab@iab.org)b.org), and/or we can see about scheduling further discussions
>>later.
> 
> 
> Why not organize a meeting next to the upcoming IETF where IRTF 
> chairs and IAB member can discuss things?
> 
> /js
> 

-- 

-------------------------------------------------------------------
"Reality:
      Yours to discover."
                                 -- ThinkingCat
Leslie Daigle
leslie@thinkingcat.com
-------------------------------------------------------------------


_______________________________________________
Rgchairs mailing list
Rgchairs@lists.ietf.org
https://www1.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/rgchairs