Community Process for RSE Model Evolution (rseme)

IAB Name Community Process for RSE Model Evolution
Acronym rseme
State Active
Personnel Chair Heather Flanagan 
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The RFC Series has come to a crossroads where questions must be answered regarding how the Series should be managed, the role of the RFC Series Editor, and the oversight of the RFC Editor function. The RFC Editor publishes RFCs for the IETF, the IRTF, the IAB, and the Independent Submissions stream. Those RFCs are referred to by other Standards Development Organizations (SDOs), by organizations and governments in their procurement processes, by academics, and more. Decisions on the future of the RFC Editor and the RFC Series needs to include input from both the producers and the consumers of RFCs.

A proposal has been drafted, based on the discussions at three virtual meetings in September and October 2019. The proposal can be found at: