Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia Bangladesh/2012
Report of activities: 2012
Wikimeetup Dhaka 12
On Wednesday, Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 4:00 pm Wikimedia Bangladesh arranged Wikimeetup Dhaka 12 at TSC, Dhaka University. Around 10 wikimedians attended the meetup.
Wikimeetup/Workshop - Dinajpur
On Friday, 8 June, 2012 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM Wikimedia Bangladesh arranged Wikimeetup Dinajpur at Caritas. 23 wikimedians attended the meetup.
Applied for local registration
WMBD formally submitted it's application for local registration with the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms on May of 2012.
Bangla Wikipedia Unconference 2012
Bangla Wikipedia Unconference 2012 was the first ever big-level, conference like outreach event organized by Wikimedia Bangladesh in association with Independent University, Bangladesh, Chittagong and Bangladesh Open Source Network. The event took place on March 2nd and 3rd of 2012, and it was hosted by Independent University Bangladesh in Chittagong. This open event was attended by around 300 participants and a good number of schools, colleges, and universities of Chittagong. The event was named after Bangla Wikipedia to promote the biggest Bengali language Wikimedia project, Bengali Wikipedia. Purpose of the Unconference was to make people aware of Wikipedia and to introduce them to the uses of Wikipedia, Wikipedia editing, and to develop wiki culture and awareness.
University wall decorated for the unconference
Guests in the inaugural ceremony in the main conference hall
The City Mayor is giving his inaugural speech
First round of the Quiz contest
The Photo Exhibition on the Ship Building industry of Chittagong
Participants competing in the article writing contest
Participants from the schools of Chittagong
Workshop attendees on the workshop on Wikipedia contributions