Meeting minutes for the Hedera Governing Council

Minutes are posted within 30 days of approval by the Council, typically a few weeks following each subsequent Council meeting. PDFs are hashed and timestamped using Hedera Consensus Service with ProvenDB.


Council members allocated 10.7 billion hbars from the Hedera Treasury for ecosystem development, including earmarking up to 5.35 billion hbars and fiat to the HBAR Foundation, an independent foundation that will make ecosystem grants. The Council members also approved the allocation of 4.4 billion hbars for Hedera's H2 2021 budget.

July 14, 2021


Council Members approved dissolving the Marketing Committee, the minutes from the Council meeting held on March 10, 2021, and certain minor amendments to the Hedera LLC Agreement and Committee Policy as presented at the meeting.

May 12, 2021


Council Members approved changes to the Hedera Pricing Plan to increase the typical account creation fee from $0.01 to $0.05 and approved the Hedera User Group Policy.

March 10, 2021


Members reviewed the Hedera Pricing Plan, the Hedera Technical roadmap, Hedera's 2020 KPI metrics, and the three-year budget and fundraising terms.

January 13, 2021


Members reviewed technical milestones, KPIs, regulatory posture, use cases, Hedera's LLC agreement, stablecoin network implementation, and technology roadmap, including the Hedera Token Service.

November 4, 2020


Members reviewed Hedera's LLC agreement, KPIs, network services, incentive programs, and regulatory stance.

September 2, 2020


Members reviewed Hedera's roadmap, software updates, and additional fundraising terms.

June 3, 2020

Richardson, TX

Members reviewed use cases and an interactive SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) analysis whiteboard session.

February 26, 2020


Members reviewed network utilization incentive strategies, 2020 platform features, roadmap, and market validation, and discussed token economics and SAFT holder relations.

December 11, 2019


Members reviewed open access launch (successes and challenges) and departmental updates.

October 10, 2019

London, UK

Members reviewed Hedera strategy and competitive landscape, departmental updates, and voted on nominations of co-chairs for each committee.

September 10, 2019

New York, NY

Members reviewed the Council’s core governance structure, selected Committee co-chairs, and discussed meaningful use cases being collected from the community.

May 17, 2019

Seoul, South Korea

Members recognized the establishment of the Council and the initial meeting of the Members.

February 19, 2019

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