Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2017/Programme/Submission/Volunteer Support: what makes the difference?

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Title of your proposal[edit]

Volunteer Support: what makes the difference?

Name(s) and/or username(s)[edit]

User:Veronika Krämer (WMDE) and User:Natalia Szafran-Kozakowska (WMPL)

Topic[edit]

  • Volunteer support and Volunteer recruitment

Type of submission (Please choose one)[edit]

  • Presentation (one-to-many) with discussion

Summary[edit]

Volunteer Supporters in the Wikimedia movement support community projects and needs in many ways. But have you ever wondered what would happen without this support? In this session, we take a closer look at the core aspects of Volunteer Support. In particular, we will examine the correlation between volunteer support and volunteer motivation and share approaches on how to shape a volunteer support that really matters.

Expected outcomes[edit]

  • Sharing experiences and best practices for Volunteer Support in a Wikimedia context
  • Gaining a better understanding of the nature of "motivation" and how to best support volunteers to stay motivated

Duration (without Q&A)[edit]

60 or 90 minutes, depending on schedule

Specific requirements[edit]

A beamer would be good

Slides or further information[edit]

Interested attendees (Please add yourself, and you may indicate your questions to the presenter).[edit]