[openstack-dev] [qa] Moving the QA meeting time

Kenichi Oomichi oomichi at mxs.nes.nec.co.jp
Thu Dec 5 00:36:55 UTC 2013

Hi Matthew,

Thank you for picking this up.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Matthew Treinish [mailto:mtreinish at kortar.org]
> Sent: Thursday, December 05, 2013 6:04 AM
> To: openstack-dev at lists.openstack.org
> Subject: [openstack-dev] [qa] Moving the QA meeting time
> Hi everyone,
> I'm looking at changing our weekly QA meeting time to make it more globally
> attendable. Right now the current time of 17:00 UTC doesn't really work for
> people who live in Asia Pacific timezones. (which includes a third of the
> current core review team) There are 2 approaches that I can see taking here:
>  1. We could either move the meeting time later so that it makes it easier for
>     people in the Asia Pacific region to attend.
>  2. Or we move to a alternating meeting time, where every other week the meeting
>     time changes. So we keep the current slot and alternate with something more
>     friendly for other regions.
> I think trying to stick to a single meeting time would be a better call just for
> simplicity. But it gets difficult to appease everyone that way which is where the
> appeal of the 2nd approach comes in.
> Looking at the available time slots here: https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Meetings
> there are plenty of open slots before 1500 UTC which would be early for people in
> the US and late for people in the Asia Pacific region. There are plenty of slots
> starting at 2300 UTC which is late for people in Europe.
> Would something like 2200 UTC on Wed. or Thurs work for everyone?
> What are people's opinions on this?

I am in JST.
Is Chris in CST, and Marc in CET?

Here is timezone difference.
15:00 UTC -> 07:00 PST -> 01:30 CST -> 16:00 CET - 24:00 JST
22:00 UTC -> 14:00 PST -> 08:30 CST -> 23:00 CET - 07:00 JST
23:00 UTC -> 15:00 PST -> 09:30 CST -> 24:00 CET - 08:00 JST

I feel 22:00 would be nice.

Ken'ichi Ohmichi

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