Grants:TPS/iopensa/Wikimania/2018/Report

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Participant[edit]

iopensa

it.wikipedia

Outcome[edit]

Shared Experience: What is one way you shared something from your experience with your community (either locally or globally), after the event?

Learning Pattern: What is one useful learning pattern you can share with the Wikimedia movement?

New Creation: What was one useful outcome that was created at the event for the Wikimedia movement?

  • Wikimania Committee and the future of Wikimania
    • Meetings of the Wikimania Committee and discussions about future Wikimania. On a shared google doc internal to the Wikimania Committee and Wikimania Committee/Minutes/2018-07-22 Wikimania Cape Town
    • Draft letter for the Wikimedia Foundation about the tasks of Wikimania and possible management of these tasks
    • Draft submission page for Wikimania.
  • WikiAfrica and the association Wiki in Africa
    • Meeting of the association and meeting in person with members of the association
    • Discussions about tasks and management

Connections[edit]

  • It is always great to meet with people I already know
    • The Italian community. Wikimania is fantastic in truly reinforcing local teams
    • People I would like to work/collaborate with (volunteers and staff of the Wikimedia Foundation)
    • Our team at Wiki in Africa (Isla Haddow-Flood and Florence Devouard - we often exchange online but we rerely meet)
  • Meeting people working at the Cape Town libraries was great
  • Meeting volunteers from Africa I didn't know before

Anything else[edit]