The X.Org Foundation is holding elections for

  • The Board of Directors

Election Schedule

  • Nomination period Start: Feb 9 00:00 UTC
  • Nomination period End: Feb 23 23:59 UTC
  • Deadline of X.Org membership application or renewal: Mar 1 23:59 UTC
  • Publication of Candidates & start of Candidate QA: Mar 1
  • Election Planned Start: Mar 8 00:00 UTC
  • Election Planned End: Mar 15 23:59 UTC

PLEASE NOTE: The memberships of all X.Org Members have been expired, to participate in this election you MUST renew your membership by the deadline mentioned above! Please go to the Members page for your membership application or renewal.

Board Election

The terms of the following Board Members will end this year:

  • Alex Deucher
  • Egbert Eich
  • Keith Packard
  • Bryce Harrington

There are 4 seats on the X.Org Board of Directors up for reelection.

The Elections overview page describes the voting methods and process.

The election process starts with a 2 week nomination period. If you would like to nominate yourself please send email to the election committee, giving your

  • name
  • current professional affiliation
  • a statement of contribution to X.Org or related technologies
  • a personal statement.

To vote or to be elected to the Board you needed to be a Member of the X.Org Foundation. To be a Member of the X.Org Foundation you need to apply or renew your membership until the end of the nomination period.