Operation of the IESG/IAB Nominating and Recall Committees (nomcom)

Last Modified: 2004-02-24


Avri Doria <avri@acm.org>

General Area Director(s):

Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>

General Area Advisor:

Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>

Mailing Lists:

General Discussion: nomcom08@ietf.org
Archive: https://www.ietf.org/mailman/private/nomcom08/ (The current archive is only available to the list members.)

Description of Working Group:

RFC2727 (BCP10) specifies the process by which the members of the IAB
and IESG are selected, confirmed, and recalled. It has been two years
and three nominating committees since the document was updated. The
experience has identified a number of areas where the process could be
both improved by additional clarifications and updated with additional

This working group will consider all such clarifications and
suggestions and produce a revision to RFC2727. However, the basic
mechanism of selection, confirmation, and recall will not be changed
by this group. It is only concerned with the details of the current

The input document will be draft-galvin-rfc2727bis-00.txt.

Goals and Milestones:

Done    Initial set of issues to be addressed selected
Done    Revised I-D published
Done    Revised I-D published, WG Last Call started
Done    Submission to IESG for publication

No Current Internet-Drafts

Request For Comments:

IAB and IESG Selection, Confirmation, and Recall Process: Operation of the Nominating and Recall Committees (RFC 3777) ( bytes)