[Agenda/Discussion] Scientific Governance and Risk #140 - Thursday, May 6 17:00 UTC


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Weekly Updates

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Discussions and General Q&A

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G&R #140 Snippet

Domain team updates, Collateral Onboarding, active discussions and more. All the updates from MakerDAO Governance and Risk Call #140 in this snippet

Team Updates


Protocol Engineering

  • Liq 2.0 is live for all ETH vaults and WBTC
    • Adding the 10 more Vault Types to the Liquidations 2.0 Framework
    • Should be adding the UNI-LP Tokens to Liq 2.0 next week
  • Running up against gas limits on some of the Executive Spells
    • Will be able to onboard new collateral types directly into Liq 2.0
  • Working on reviews for DssVest, Delegate Voting Proxy changes, Optimism DAI Bridge.
  • SushiJoin is out for Audit
  • Hiring on track, have an accepted offer from a strong candidate. Congrats to community settling on incentives.

Real World Finance


  • Will propose Liq 2.0 for some of the UNI-LPs but not all
    • starting with collaterals with one stablecoin
    • Increasing expected duration for the auction
  • Open Markets Committee’s recommendations will be up for vote next week
  • Will be submitting a new quarterly budget next week, includes new personnel and funding for Risk web app development

Operations and Collateral Onboarding

  • Weekly Update
  • Check out weekly Core Unit Office Hours: an informal, not recorded calls to help participants in MakerDAO better understand areas of the team’s domains, as well as ask questions to facilitators.

Growth Core Unit

  • Weekly Update
  • Exploring idea of special parameters for big customers
  • Looking at other L2 solutions for DAI to help with gas fees
  • Check out the latest integration with BitPay shout out to Jen S. for closing the deal.
  • In process of incorporation.


Other Presentations and Updates

MakerDAO Monthly Financials