Wikimedia Summit 2024/Regional Meetups

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Thematic/regional/language-specific meetups[edit]

You will find below the list of meetups. Please note that all available meeting rooms have been assigned.

Note: there won’t be any technical support in the meeting rooms for remote participation.

Meetup Name Description Initiator / Contact Person Participants Time and Date Meeting room

(suggested by event team)

Comment
ESEAP Hub ESEAP Meet-up Belinda Spry WMAU WMAU x 2, WMTW x2, Pilipinas Panorama x1, others tba Friday, 19:30 - 21:00 Room 11 Meetup & information session about ESEAP
CEE CEE Meet-up CEE Hub (Barbara Klen) CEE affiliates & friends, open to all Friday, 19:30 - 21:30 Room 4 Meetup & information session about CEE & CEE Hub (hybrid, equipment supplied by CEE)
AffCom meetup AffCom meetup Affiliations Committee (Mehman) The meeting is open to everyone. Everyone is welcome to come and talk to committee representatives. Friday, 19:30 - 21:30 Room 8 Participants can get answers to their questions from committee members.
LAC LAC Meet-up LAC Hub (Galahad) LAC affiliates & friends, open to all Friday, 19:30 - 21:00 Room 10 Meetup & information session about the LAC Hub (hybrid)
Education Education meet-up Education (LiAnna Davis) Open to anyone running an education program Friday, 20:00 - 21:00 Plenary Discussion about the education program & possible education hub
Bangla Wikimoitree Wikimoitree meet-up Bodhisattwa, Tarunno Bangla speaking affiliates and friends Friday, 19:30 - 21:00 Room 9 Meetup & information session about Bangla WikiMoitree hub/thematic network
Indic Affiliates/User Groups Indic Affiliates meet-up Tanveer Hasan, Subodh (CIS-A2K), Nitesh Gill South Asia or India affiliates or User group representatives Friday, 19:30 - 20:00 Plenary Meetup & Debrief session
WikiWomen Meet-up WikiWomen meet-up to discuss the post-camp work & WikiWOmen SUmmit updates Chinmayee Mishra, Manavpreet Kaur South Asia or India affiliates or User group representatives Friday, 20:00 - 21:00 Room 12 Meetup & Debrief session
Community Peer Support Meetup to discuss community peer support initiatives and perspectives AInacio (WMB) per Capacity Exchange Open to anyone interested or active on the topics of community development, capacity building, and peer learning. Friday, 20:30-21:30 Plenary The proposed hour aims to reduce the overlapping with other meetups
Wikifranca Rencontre des responsables de communautés francophones Yasield , Rémy Gerbet WMFr, Wikifranca responsables de communautés Friday, 19:00 - 21:00 Room 6 Meetup & information session
North American hub Meetup and planning econterms, WikiConference North America Organizers and interested parties of all stripes and flavors Friday, 20:30 - 21:30 (or as suggested) Room 7 One agenda item: Specify what we need user groups to do to opt in to the hub, so we can launch it and get started
Arabic Wikimedians Arabic Wikimedians Meetup Donia Representatives of the Arabic affiliates Friday, 20:00 - 22:00 Room 16 Meetup & discussion
Chairspersons Meeting Chairspersons Meeting is moved to sunday lunch to not conflict with other meetups! Florencia/Itzik/Jan-Bart All chairpersons of any affiliates SUNDAY 21st

13:00 until 13:45

Room 16 Please note: eat lunch at 12:45 and come to room 16 after finishing. We hope to start at 13:00