Wikimania 2017 bids

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The process to select a venue/host for Wikimania has changed. The Wikimania Committee has a new strategy to select Wikimania locations. If you are interested in making a proposal to host a future Wikimania, please see Wikimania#Future Wikimania locations before getting started.

Past events
Wikimania 2005 (site)
Wikimania 2006 (site)
Wikimania 2007 (site)
Wikimania 2008 (site)
Wikimania 2009 (site)
Wikimania 2010 (site)
Wikimania 2011 (site)
Wikimania 2012 (site)
Wikimania 2013 (site)
Wikimania 2014 (site)
Wikimania 2015 (site)
Wikimania 2016 (site)

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This page has information and links for Wikimania bids for hosting Wikimania 2017, the 13th annual international Wikimedia conference.


This is a rough timeline for the Wikimania 2017 selection. Please note that these times may be subject to some revision. You should check back to the scheduled date of the item for which you're interested; or subscribe to mail:wikimania-l for announcements.

Deadline Milestone
August 2015 Wikimania 2017 jury call for volunteers
September 2015 Jury selection announced; Bidding officially opens
November 15 2015 23:59 UTC Deadline for Proposals to Host;

List of qualified proposals announced by Jury. All hosts should have adhered to guidelines in criteria section and have created a page on Meta.

November 20 – December 3, 2015 Public Question & Answer phase
December 1–15 2015 Conference Calls with Jury and bidding teams; deliberations.
by the end of 2015 Jury decision made; announcement of host city to bidders and public.

Bidding for Wikimania 2017[edit]

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