Duco: Doing Shiny Stan work.
Alexey R: From Tensor Flow Prob. Hear to learn about benchmarking.
Charles: Working on Kinsol solver.
Ben Goodrich: Still trying to get RStanArm to CRAN. Working paper with Blablan??Sp?? Working on getting OCaml working on windows.
Steve B: Stan GPU paper.
Jonah: Fixing RStanArm bug. Adding beta binomials to RStanArm. Mr. T paper working on.
Andrew: Submitted paper, spending time on grants and allocation. Teach Bayesian Workflow class this fall. Working with Shira on fitting.
Breck: Still working on lead paper with Jonathan. Fundraising, elections for Stan Governing Body (SGB). StanCon.
Lauren: Paper submitted to Archive, paper on MRP in psychology. Working to do MRP in on some interesting Australian data.
Mitzi: Working on CmdStanPy, cleaning up and making more pythonic. Getting search going into mc-stan.org/users/documentation.
Bob: Working on compilation issues. Working on getting book done.
Sean: Working on developer meeting.
Matthijs: Autodiff semantics coverage in new compiler.
Andrew reporting that Ryan wrote draft of static analysis research.
Breck: What is the status of standing up an evaluation set of models to support inference research. Action: Send around email to interested parties to coordinate efforts.
Breck: How responsive are we on discourse? Do we need to allocate more resources? Result is to think about it some more. We are ok, maybe need to hire someone.
General: What is the electorate for coming elections? It is the membership of the “Stan Developers Only” group on Discourse. This could be improved, apparently there is a proposal circulating to do just that.