This page will gather together the ideas for the development of the EpCoP site!
Here's a BIG LIST of alternatives to Ning! This googledoc was developed by Alex Couros at:
Here's where it gets narrowed down:
And here's a really neat mindmap from Robin Good at this 'Alternatives to Ning' dedicated page:
Kerry Johnson: stay with GoogleGroups
Andree Robinson-Neal: RCampus http://www.rcampus.com/
Don Presant: stay with Google or use Mahara