The .NET Foundation Technical Steering Group help guide the future of the .NET platform. The Technical Steering Group is a working group with-in the .NET Foundation to provide technical review and co-ordination across the core .NET projects and key stakeholders.
The Technical Steering Group consists of nominated representatives from all the core .NET projects along with representatives from key partner companies, organizations or individuals at the invitation of the .NET Foundation Board of Directors. Representation on the Technical Steering Group is reviewed annually by the Board of Directors to ensure that the right mix of opinions are being sought on the technical direction of .NET.
The Technical Steering Group take part in discussions on core projects that are part of the .NET Foundation including, but not limited, to the following topics:
The Technical Steering Group are also be consulted on:
The representatives of the Technical Steering Group are kept informed regarding the ECMA Standardization Process for C# and the Common Language Runtime (CLR) as well as being invited to other events, conferences and technical meetings from time to time. The majority of the business of the Technical Steering Group is carried out via email with invitations sent out to the group when conference calls or other meetings are required to advance a topic. Conference and video call facilities are made available when in person meeting are being conducted that are relevant to the Technical Steering Group.
As part of joining the .NET Foundation Technical Steering Group, the member organization agree to the following: