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The Equity Online Branch

01 October 2016 | Currently Serving Moderator: Caron Jane Lyon

Welcome to The Equity Online Branch

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A note to new members... after your initial sign up please refresh your browser tab. It has been reported that access permissions are slow to activate. If this doesn't solve the issue log out and log back in. That seems to have resolved all issues that have occurred to date. Welcome...

Caron Lyon - Online Branch Moderator 21/09/16 15:30

NEWS - As of September 6th 2016 we are officially an Equity Branch. We are wondering how we should celebrate. We now have to start the process of electing an official committee. Interested? Elections will take place digitally within the branch itself. News coming soon about a web show come meet up in the pipeline. Our current video room can only hold up to 8 at a time. The web show will hold more with audience chat and for those with a webcam and mic the option to join the panel and be at the heart of the discussion.

Membership is currently 500+ members.

What is the Online Branch? It is an area within the Members Area that has all the rights and powers of a geographic branch but you can visit it at any time you like from your own home or anywhere you have access to a computer, iDevice and the Internet. You can read a guide for first-time users here.

NOTE: Branch members have additional access permissions to enter the Online Branch which activates a left-hand menu displaying functions such at Motions, Debates and Voting.

What is important to you? Is there an aspect of our industry you'd like to discuss? Do you have a question about the industry? Would you like to ask fellow professionals for advice?

Caron - The Online Branch Moderator

Branch moderator

Caron Jane Lyon

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How it works

  • Chat room

    Chat room

    Go to the Chat room to see what other branch members are talking about and join in the discussion. At any time you can turn one of these discussions into a formal motion for the branch to debate.

    Go to the chat room.

  •  Debating chamber


    Go to the Debating chamber to see what is currently being debated. Each member gets one opportunity to contribute to each debate and when the debate has been closed members can vote on the motion.

    Go to the debating chamber.

  •  Voting area

    The Vote

    Have your say! Every member of the Online Branch has the opportunity to vote on motions and amendments that will help to shape Equity policy.

    Go to the voting area.

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