Re: [802SEC] Attendance Credit At LMSC WG Meetings
In 802.16, the current sign-in process requires people to state "I am
attending an 802.16 session during 'substantially all' of the current
interval." [An interval is typically a morning, an afternoon, or an
I know that doesn't address your immediate problem.
If I am confident that someone was mainly absent, I will notify the
person that credit is being revoked and provide a reason. Its
appropriate to explain the rationale.
It is difficult to prevent this behavior in general without an
onerous attendance process, especially in a large group. One thing
that helps, especially at Plenaries, is to cross-check with other
Working Groups to make sure that someone doesn't get credit in more
than one WG in the same session (except when that is possible due to
At 15:56 -0800 2004-12-01, John Lemon wrote:
>More experienced ones:
>I'm seeking some advice on how to handle a claim of attendance at
>the most recent plenary meeting. One person managed to sign-in for
>75% of the half-day sign-in slots for 802.17. However, said person
>was not actually in attendance for more than a few minutes for some
>of those periods.
>What would you recommend we do in such a situation?
>1. Strike the sign-ins for the periods when the person was in
>attendance for only a few minutes, and notify them of the action?
>2. Strike the sign-ins for the periods when the person was in
>attendance for only a few minutes, without notifying them of the
>3. Count this as a learning experience and institute tighter control
>on the sign-in booklet in the future?
>If you chose 3, how would you recommend preventing this abuse in the future?
>Tony, I came in to the 802.1 meeting for our joint 802.1/802.17
>meeting just as you were finishing saying something about this to
>the 802.1 participants. I missed most of what you said. Could you
>repeat it here?
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