Committees

Get involved.
Join our committees.

Committees provide the means for community members to:

  • give feedback and guidance to the Linux Professional Institute (LPI)
  • meet like-minded people with your particular special interest
  • create something new with the support of LPI (fi nancial or otherwise)
  • earn PDUs towards maintaining formal membership status

Committee and working group members must agree to our Community Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

Committees

Current Committees

Academic Advisory Committee

Academic Advisory Committee

A place for teachers of open source, predominantly in and academic setting, to meet and help with topics related to their field.

Recent Activities: Learning Materials portal, draft proposals for additional Essentials certificates

Ideal Participant: Partners, Trainers, Authors

Status: Seeking new members

BSD Advisory Committee

BSD Advisory Committee

A place for BSD Unix professionals to meet and help advise LPI on how to support and advocate for their interests.

Recent Activities: Finalizing the BSD Specialist certification

Ideal Participant: Partners, BSD subject matter experts (SMEs)

Status: Seeking new members

Member Engagement Committee

Member Engagement Committee

A members-only group focused on helping to make LPI as valuable to its members as it is to the broader community.

Recent Activities: Member choice

Ideal Participant: Formal members of Linux Professional Institute

Status: Seeking new members

Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Nomination Committee

Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Nomination Committee

The Nomination Committee helps find and prepare candidates for board elections.

Recent Activities: The Nomination Committee serves to seek and select qualified candidates for our annual Board of Directors Election. Its focus is to select candidates for LPI’s Board of Directors that represents a wide range of views and interests, meeting the organizatio

Certification Development Committee

Certification Development Committee

An open group of individuals interested in the development and creation of certification topics.

Recent Activities: Other advice and feedback on new and updated certifications. Join working groups as subject matter experts (SMEs) on specific topic areas.

Ideal Participant: Educators, Senior Professionals, Technical Managers

Status: open to new members (click link to join mailing list)