Wikimedia Summit 2024/Participant list

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Selection process[edit]

The selection process for the Wikimedia Summit 2024 was as follows:

  • Given the program focus of the event, selection was based on demonstrated engagement around movement governance.
  • Only affiliate representatives who had taken part in one of the online pre-engagement sessions were eligible to apply to attend the Wikimedia Summit 2024 in Berlin.
  • The organising team received a total of 147 applications for 127 on-site seats
  • Affiliate representatives were asked in the application survey if they had been involved in governance and strategy conversations in the past in one or several of the following ways:
    • I am a Movement Strategy ambassador or advisor for the MCDC
    • I joined a session around the movement charter organized by community ambassador
    • I joined the Wikimedia Summit in 2022
    • I joined the community consultations around movement charter
    • I participated in a strategy salon in 2020
    • My affiliate has shared written feedback on the movement charter drafts
    • I actively participated in Movement Strategy phase I or II
    • I am part of a Movement Strategy initiative funded by an MSIG grant
    • My affiliate has a written published strategy that integrates Movement Strategy
    • Other:
  • Up to 14 points were assigned based on the answers provided to this multi-choice question.
  • The team was able to approve all applicants with four or more points.
  • To allocate the remaining 33 seats, Wikimedia Deutschland reviewed all 53 applications scoring between zero and three points and assigned up to two additional points based on the motivation of the candidates and taking geographical and thematic focus of applicants into account.
  • The Wikimedia Summit Steering Committee and the WMF Trust and Safety Team reviewed and approved the list.

Participant list[edit]

Chapters[edit]

Name (as indicated in the event platform) Affiliate Geographic Region or Thematic Focus
Anna Torres Wikimedia Argentina Latin America & Carribean
Nicolas Giorgetti Wikimedia Argentina Latin America & Carribean
Arshak Shahenyan Wikimedia Armenia CEE
Amanda Lawrence Wikimedia Australia ESEAP
Belinda Spry Wikimedia Australia ESEAP
Shabab Wikimedia Bangladesh South Asia
Geertivp Wikimedia Belgium Western & Northern Europe
Louis Germain Wikimedia Canada North America
Étienne Beaulé Wikimedia Canada North America
Patricia Diaz Rubio Wikimedia Chile Latin America & Carribean
Dennis Wikimedia Chile Latin America & Carribean
Monica Bonilla Wikimedia Colombia Latin America & Carribean
Libardo Wikimedia Colombia Latin America & Carribean
Klára Joklová Wikimedia Czech Republic CEE
Martin Urbanec Wikimedia Czech Republic CEE
Franziska Heine Wikimedia Deutschland Western & Northern Europe
Christian Humborg Wikimedia Deutschland Western & Northern Europe
Alice Wiegand Wikimedia Deutschland Western & Northern Europe
Nora Circosta Wikimedia Deutschland Western & Northern Europe
Jens Ohlig Wikimedia Deutschland Western & Northern Europe
Rémy Gerbet Wikimedia France Western & Northern Europe
Capucine-Marin Dubroca-Voisin Wikimedia France Western & Northern Europe
Itzike Wikimedia Israel Western & Northern Europe
Michal Wikimedia Israel Western & Northern Europe
Tgr Wikimédia Magyarország CEE
Ivan Martinez Wikimedia Mexico Latin America & Carribean
Sandra Rientjes Wikimedia Netherlands Western & Northern Europe
Jan-Bart Wikimedia Netherlands Western & Northern Europe
Rajene Hardeman Wikimedia New York City North America
Elisabeth Carrera Wikimedia Norge Western & Northern Europe
Sonja Fischbauer Wikimedia Österreich CEE
Claudia Garad Wikimedia Österreich Western & Northern Europe
Tomasz Wikimedia Poland CEE
Natalia Ćwik Wikimedia Poland CEE
André Barbosa Wikimedia Portugal Western & Northern Europe
Mickey Mystique Wikimedia Serbia CEE
Ivana Wikimedia Serbia CEE
Pilar de la Prieta Wikimedia Spain Western & Northern Europe
Florenciac Wikimedia Spain Western & Northern Europe
John Andersson Wikimedia Sverige Western & Northern Europe
Jenny Ebermann Wikimedia Switzerland Western & Northern Europe
Reke Wikimedia Taiwan ESEAP
imacat Wikimedia Taiwan ESEAP
Athikhun Wikimedia Thailand ESEAP
Anton Protsiuk Wikimedia Ukraine CEE
Lucy Crompton-Reid Wikimedia United Kingdom Western & Northern Europe
Caroline Ball Wikimedia United Kingdom Western & Northern Europe

Ongoing Hub Projects[edit]

Name (as indicated in the event platform) Affiliate Geographic Region or Thematic Focus
Nehaoua Arabic-speaking region (Hub) MENA
Bodhisattwa Bengali-speaking world (Bangla Wikimaitree) (Hub) South Asia
Barbara Klen Central and Eastern Europe (Hub) CEE
Osps7 Content Partnerships (Hub) MENA
Douglaseru EA Regional and Thematic (EARTH) (Hub) Sub-Saharan Africa
Johnny Alegre East, Southeast Asia and the Pacific (Hub) ESEAP
Frank Schulenburg Education (Hub) Thematic Affiliates
Dominique Eliane French-speaking world (WikiFranca) (Hub) Sub-Saharan Africa
Mali Konstad Brødreskift Language Diversity (Hub) Thematic Affiliates
Peter Benjamin Meyer, North America or United States (Hub) North America
Andi Inácio Portuguese-speaking region (Hub) Thematic Affiliates
Anna Mazgal Wikimedia Europe Thematic Affiliates
Owen Blacker Wikimedia LGBT+ Thematic Affiliates
Rachid Wikimedia MA Sub-Saharan Africa

User Groups[edit]

Name (as indicated in the event platform) Affiliate Geographic Region or Thematic Focus
Bachounda Algeria Wikimedians User Group MENA
Sarmad Yaseen Arabic Wikimedians User Group MENA
Kira (she/her) Art+Feminism North America
Galder Gonzalez Basque Wikimedians Western & Northern Europe
emyrie Black Lunch Table Wikimedians Thematic Affiliates
Joe Mabel Cascadia Wikimedians User Group North America
Shreya Commons Photographers Thematic Affiliates
Abdul-Rasheed Yussif Dagbani Wikimedians User Group Sub-Saharan Africa
Sadik Shahadu Dagbani Wikimedians User Group Sub-Saharan Africa
TheAafi Deoband Community Wikimedia Thematic Affiliates
Donia Domiaty Egypt Wikimedians MENA
João Alexandre Peschanski Grupo de Usuários Wiki Movimento Brasil Latin America & Carribean
Ixocactus Grupo de Usuários Wiki Movimento Brasil Latin America & Carribean
Jamex18 Gungbe Wikimedians User Group Sub-Saharan Africa
Ammar Hausa Wikimedians Sub-Saharan Africa
Aniruddha Hindi Wikimedians South Asia
Jay Prakash Indic MediaWiki Developers South Asia
Bharathesha Alasandemajalu Karavali Wikimedians User Group South Asia
Iflaq Kashmiri Wikimedians User Group South Asia
Natacha LSP Les sans pagEs User Group Western & Northern Europe
Morgan North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group North America
Chinmayee Mishra Odia Wikimedians South Asia
John P. Sadowski Ohio Wikimedians North America
Jael Serwaa Boateng Open Foundation West Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Nitesh Gill Punjabi Wikimedians South Asia
Ananya Mondal West Bengal Wikimedians South Asia
Mariana Fossatti Whose Knowledge? Latin America & Carribean
Sunshine Whose Knowledge? Thematic Affiliates
Nanour Wiki World Heritage Thematic Affiliates
Kevin Payravi WikiConference North America North America
Camelia WikiDonne Western & Northern Europe
PatriHorrillo Wikiesfera Grupo de Usuarixs Western & Northern Europe
Dnshitobu Wikimaps Thematic Affiliates
Emmanuelle Guebo Wikimedia Community Côte d'Ivoire Sub-Saharan Africa
Mehman Wikimedia Community Georgia CEE
Aboubacarkhoraa Wikimedia Community Guinea Conakry Sub-Saharan Africa
Kitanago Wikimedia Community Haiti Latin America & Carribean
ToniSant Wikimedia Community Malta CEE
Olushola Wikimedia Community Nigeria Sub-Saharan Africa
Boris Wikimedia Community Rwanda Sub-Saharan Africa
Abdul Rehman Wikimedia Community Sri Lanka South Asia
Erinamukuta Wikimedia Community Uganda Sub-Saharan Africa
Owula kpakpo Wikimedia Ghana Sub-Saharan Africa
Galahad Wikimedia Small Projects in Spanish Latin America & Carribean
DerHexer Wikimedia Stewards Thematic Affiliates
Youssef Wikimedia Tunisia MENA
SJ Klein Wikimedians for Offline Wikis Thematic Affiliates
Ainali Wikimedians for Sustainable Development Thematic Affiliates
Lexy Tchuileu Wikimedians of Cameroon Sub-Saharan Africa
Valentin NVJ Wikimedians of Democratic Republic of Congo Thematic Affiliates
Nabin Wikimedians of Nepal South Asia
Klaudia Wikimedians of Romania and Moldova CEE
Matej Grochal Wikimedians of Slovakia CEE
Fjmustak Wikimedians of the Levant User Group MENA
Biowikician Wikimedians of Lagos Sub-Saharan Africa
HakanIST Wikimedians of Turkic Languages CEE
Fawaz.tairou Wikimédiens du Bénin Sub-Saharan Africa
Evelin Wikimedistas de Uruguay Latin America & Carribean
Esther Wikimujeres Group de Usuarias Western & Northern Europe
LiAnna Davis Wikipedia & Education Thematic Affiliates
Joyce Wikipedia Asian Month ESEAP
Daniel Bogre Udell Wikitongues Thematic Affiliates
ktchernes Wikitongues Thematic Affiliates
Olatunde Isaac Yoruba Wikimedians Sub-Saharan Africa

Thematic Organizations[edit]

Name (as indicated in the event platform) Affiliate Geographic Region or Thematic Focus
Lane Rasberry Wikimedia Medicine Thematic Affiliates

Movement Partners[edit]

Name (as indicated in the event platform) Organization Geographic Region or Thematic Focus
Tanveer Hasan Centre for Internet and Society's Access to Knowledge Program South Asia
Subodh (CIS-A2K) Centre for Internet and Society's Access to Knowledge Program South Asia

Movement Charter Drafting Committee[edit]

  • Anne Clin
  • Richard Knipel
  • Ciell
  • Daria Cybulska
  • Érica Azzelini
  • Pepe Flores
  • Georges Fodouop
  • Jorge Vargas
  • Manavpreet Kaur
  • tbd
  • tbd

Affiliation Committee[edit]

  • Jeffrey Keefer
  • Suyash Dwivedi
  • Wojciech Pędzich
  • tbd
  • tbd

Wikimedia Foundation[edit]

  • Natalia Tymkiv
  • Shani Evenstein-Sigalov
  • Lorenzo Losa
  • Maryana Iskander
  • Lisa Gruwell
  • Stephen LaPorte
  • Charles Roslof
  • Maggie Dennis
  • James Baldwin
  • Asaf Bartov
  • Caitlin Virtue
  • Megan Hernandez
  • Yael Weissburg
  • Yop Rwang Pam
  • Selena Deckelmann
  • Guillaume Paumier
  • Tajh Taylor
  • Birgit Müller
  • Mayur Paul
  • Nasma Ahmed
  • Dumisani Ndubane
  • Nhu Phan
  • Kaarel Vaidla