OpenMRS Leadership Team Call 2017-05-04

Hi Everyone,

We have a leadership call scheduled for this Thursday, 04 May @ 4pm UTC (12pm ET). If you are a community leader, you are encouraged to attend and share in the discussion! If you normally attend but are unable to this week please let me know. Also if there are any additional topics or updates you would like to see on this agenda or a future agenda please let me know!

To join the call by phone, please dial 1-888-510-4073. To join the call using Audio, Chat, & Screen Sharing please use the latest Firefox, Chrome, or other WebRTC-compatible browser and go to:



  • Fast Forward Accellerator Program- Jan/Jeff

  • Volunteer of the Month

  • Tech Update- burke


  • OpenMRS as a global good- due May 5 -

  • Directions: use the template to provide a high level view of the budget needs.

  • High level budget gap analysis

  • Current total annual budget for software development (USD)% of current budget spent on core software development and support (vs. implementation-specific work)

  • Current annual spend on core software development (calculated)

  • Annual funding needed to fully support core software development for long-term growth (USD)

  • Advisory Council Update

  • Bahmni and OpenMRS - @Darius

  • Making money for OpenMRS

  • can we be our own organization with offerings and add indirects to our billing

  • Budget/Expenses

  • Partnerships @Jan

  • OSL Support

  • BoD Membership Update- Paul

Recurrent Topics

  • Weekly

  • Report on Fundraising Efforts - Jeff

  • OMRS17 Locations


  • Operational Plan Update

  • Monthly Items

  • Budget/Expenses/ first Thursday

  • Partnerships - third Thursday

  • Quarterly Update

  • Infrastructure Update (Quarterly - Jun, Sep, Dec)

  • Diversity Council

  • Ongoing Quarterly metric review of specific areas

  • who is contributing code

  • volunteer contributions

Don’t you mean OSUOSL?

Afraid I am on a panel at a conference and can’t be on today.