Over the last few years DAOs have increased in popularity and there are many different iterations on the design.
The AmpleSense DAO is using the Open Enterprise DAO infrastructure developed by Aragon.
The AmpleSense DAO operates under a dual-governance framework.
ASDAO Founders and DAO Members sit at the decision-making level of the DAO:
DAO Founders and Members:
To incentivize Founders and Members to commit to ASDAO’s long-term health and success:
DAO Founders and Members report to and are reliant on input and advice from the Ampleforth community.
Community members provide the DAO with advice and guidance by:
ASDAO Founders are responsible for developing reports on the DAO’s activities. These reports are published on a regular basis for DAO Member and community review and comment.
Note: Unless there are compelling reasons not to (e.g., projects do not pass due diligence, activities could harm the DAO’s mission, etc.) DAO leadership will follow the will of the community.
Ampleforth Core Development Team
As a member of the community, the Ampleforth Core Development team is free to provide insight and perspective on DAO activities and may offer technical support or collaborate on shared initiatives. Although the DAO, core development team/Ampleforth Foundation have a collaborative relationship, the DAO is an, distinct, separate and independent organization. The DAO will not play a role in governance decisions related to the Ampleforth protocol — except as another member of the community.
As part of their advisory role, Ampleforth community members will be responsible for oversight and review of DAO activities. The most important are related to: