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Op-ed Wikimania—can volunteers organize conferences?
2015-08-26
Should paid event staff supplement the work of volunteers?
Wikimanía report Wikimanía 2015 report, part 1, the plenaries
2015-07-22
WMF's Executive Director, Lila Tretikov, gave the opening plenary address.
News and notes The Wikimedia Conference and Wikimania
2015-07-15
Wikimania 2015 is underway in Mexico City, and one of its sessions—a scheduled follow-up to the annual Wikimedia Conference that was held in Berlin in May—is good reason to provide a retrospective of that Conference.
In the media Students' use and perception of Wikipedia
2015-02-18
The Australian ("Wikipedia not destroying life as we know it", February 11) and Times Higher Education ("Wikipedia should be 'better integrated' into teaching", February 10) reported on a recent study performed at Monash University, titled "Students’ use of Wikipedia as an academic resource – patterns of use and perceptions of usefulness".
In the media Turkish Twitter outrage, medical translation, audience metrics
2014-09-17
The Hürriyet Daily News reports on a series of posts on Twitter from Turkish Minister of Culture and Tourism Ömer Çelik.
Special report 2014 Wikimedia Conference—what is the impact?
2014-04-23
The annual Wikimedia Conference wound up last Sunday, 13 April—a four-day meeting costing several hundred thousand dollars, hosted in Berlin by Wikimedia Germany and attended by more than 100 Wikimedians.
Special report On the cusp of the Wikimedia Conference
2014-04-02
The annual Wikimedia Conference is about to start in Berlin, hosted by Wikimedia Germany, which won the bid to hold the event over three others. This will be the fifth time the chapter has hosted the Wikimedia Conference—it did so from 2009 to 2012, with attendance ranging from 100 to 180 Wikimedians. This year 160 people are expected at the four-day event, which is mainly for representatives of affiliated Wikimedia organisations. The conference has been built around two themes: Organisation, structures, and grants and Success and impact.
News and notes Wikimedia conferences—soul-searching about costs, attendance, and future
2014-04-02
The run-up to the conference has seen the unfolding of two fractious threads on the Wikimedia public mailing list, both of which may serve as background for the last session at Berlin: "Future of the Wikimedia Conference".
Discussion report Musical scores, diversity conference, Module:Convert, and more
2013-12-04
Recent discussions on the English Wikipedia include...
News and notes Milan conference a mixed bag
2013-04-22
The Wikimedia Conference, for the first time, included groups that wish to be considered for WMF affiliation as thematic organisations.
Technology report Developers get ready for FOSDEM amid caching problems
2013-01-28
As reported in last week's "Technology Report", the WMF's data centre in Ashburn, Virginia took over responsibility for almost all of the remaining functions that had previously been handled by their old facility in Tampa, Florida on 22 January. The Signpost reported then that few problems had arisen since handover. Unfortunately that was not to remain the case, with reports of caching problems (which typically only affect anonymous users) starting to come in.
News and notes Berlin reforms to movement structures, Wikidata launches with fanfare, and Wikipedia's day of mischief
2012-04-02
WikiProject report Having a Conference with WikiProject India
2011-11-14
Wikimania Seventh annual Wikimedia conference concluded in Haifa, Israel
2011-08-08
Recent research Talk page interactions; Wikipedia at the Open Knowledge Conference; Summer of Research
2011-07-25
News and notes Berlin conference highlights relation between chapters and Foundation; annual report; brief news
2011-03-28
News and notes Foundation's finances, geodata milestone, interim counsel, museum conference
2010-11-01
In the news Free culture conference, "The Register" retracts accusations, students blog about Wikipedia, and more
2010-10-11
In the news Wikimedia moves into India, critical conference, Vandalism detection contest
2010-09-27
News and notes Most linked websites on Wikipedia, New York Wiki-Conference, and more
2010-08-30
Museums conference Wikimedians meet with museum leaders
2010-04-26
News and notes Berlin WikiConference, Brooklyn Museum & Google.org collaborations, review backlog removed, 1 billion edits
2010-04-19
In the news Overdue correction, Critical Point of View conference, brief headlines
2010-03-29
News and notes New CTO, Britain Loves Wikipedia, Telefónica partnership, Multimedia and more
2010-02-01
News and notes Strategic planning, November conference, brief news and milestones
2009-11-02
Conference report WikiSym features research on Wikipedia
2009-11-02
In the news Shrinking community, GLAM-Wiki, and more
2009-08-10
Wiki-Conference Wikimedians and others gather for Wiki-Conference New York
2009-07-27
News and notes License update, Google Translate, GLAM conference, Paid editing
2009-06-15
News and notes Wiki Loves Arts winners, Wikimania Conference Japan, and more
2009-05-18
News and notes Commons, conferences, and more
2009-03-09
Wikimedia events Wikimedia Events Roundup
2008-11-17
News and notes News and notes: Wikimania 2008, Flickr image tool, milestones
2007-10-08
News and notes News and notes: Times archives, conferences, milestones
2007-09-24
Interwiki report Report from the Chinese Wikipedia
2006-08-14
Wikimania series Other international meetups
2006-06-05
Wikimania series About Wikimania
2006-05-22
Wikimania series About Wikimania
2006-05-08
News and notes News and notes: CheckUser rights, milestones
2006-03-20
In the news Wikipedia citations abound; Wikimania article published
2005-08-15
Meetings and events Recent meetings and events
2005-05-09
Conference and expo Wikipedia represented at tech conference and major computer expo
2005-03-21
Webcred conference Blogosphere reacts to Wikipedia after Harvard conference
2005-01-31



       

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