Wikimania, the annual global conference of the Wikimedia movement, comes to London this year for the first time. The conference takes place from 4-11 August, with the main part of the conference being on the 8th 9th and 10th August.
The conference organisers are keen to receive a wide range of proposals, workshops, presentations and talks from people connected to the Wikimedia movement. There are several tracks to the conference:
- Wikiculture and community
- Technology, interface and infrastructure
- Legal & free culture
- GLAM outreach
- Education outreach
- Open scholarship
- Open data
The team are looking forward to your submissions, but hurry! You have until 31st March to submit your proposal to the programme committee. You can submit your proposals here
If you are considering attending Wikimania then now is your opportunity to influence the programme – please click here and sign up for the six or so submissions you would be most likely to attend if they make the final programme.
If you have any questions about submitting a proposal for Wikimania please contact GLAM@Wikimedia.org.uk