[Taxacom] Kickstarter for Taxonomy

Michael A. Ivie mivie at montana.edu
Fri Feb 22 17:42:59 CST 2013


A few widespread and incorrect impressions like that can bring down the
whole enterprise. Effective communication is what is lacking here.  Sell
it!
and Sell it Well!


> Maybe, but that wasn't my impression ...
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> ________________________________
> From: "Frank.Krell at dmns.org" <Frank.Krell at dmns.org>
> To: stephen_thorpe at yahoo.co.nz; kim at kimvdlinde.com;
> taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
> Sent: Saturday, 23 February 2013 12:19 PM
> Subject: RE: [Taxacom] Kickstarter for Taxonomy
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> It happened e-only.
> Anyway, commissioners do not get their travel expenses reimbursed by the
> ICZN (I do not know a single case). We are supposed to have our own travel
> money.
> Frank
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> Dr. Frank-T. Krell
> Curator of Entomology
> Commissioner, International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature
> Chair, ICZN ZooBank Committee
> Department of Zoology
> Denver Museum of Nature & Science
> 2001 Colorado Boulevard
> Denver, CO 80205-5798 USA
> Frank.Krell at dmns.org
> Phone: (+1) (303) 370-8244
> Fax: (+1) (303) 331-6492
> http://www.dmns.org/science/museum-scientists/frank-krell
> lab page: http://www.dmns.org/krell-lab
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> The Denver Museum of Nature & Science aspires to create a community of
> critical thinkers who understand the lessons of the past and act as
> responsible stewards of the future.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
> [mailto:taxacom-bounces at mailman.nhm.ku.edu] On Behalf Of Stephen Thorpe
> Sent: Friday, February 22, 2013 4:03 PM
> To: Kim van der Linde; taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
> Subject: Re: [Taxacom] Kickstarter for Taxonomy
>
> So, how did, for example, the recent vote happen for e-only publication?
> Did each commissioner pay their own way to London and stay at
> backpackers??
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> ________________________________
> From: Kim van der Linde <kim at kimvdlinde.com>
> To: taxacom at mailman.nhm.ku.edu
> Sent: Saturday, 23 February 2013 11:56 AM
> Subject: Re: [Taxacom] Kickstarter for Taxonomy
>
> Meetings and general travel 3,194.00
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> http://www.charity-commission.gov.uk/Accounts/Ends44%5C0000211944_ac_20111231_e_c.pdf
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> Kim
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> On 2/22/2013 5:35 PM, Stephen Thorpe wrote:
>> Call me cynical, but there has been some discussion on this on Twitter
>> already, and some of us tend to the view that video conferencing would
>> be a better and cheaper alternative to face to face meetings, so I
>> guess it would be interesting to know how much ICZN money gets spent
>> on travel/accommodation/catering etc. for meetings?
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