Global Reach/Travel Reports

Our partnerships related eventsEdit

Our team participates in several conferences relevant to our partnerships. Some of them have a global scope, and some are regional or country specific.


Mobile World Congress: Barcelona 2016Edit

Mobile World Congress is the largest Mobile related event in the world. At this event, we talk to current and prospective partners in the mobile industry. Wikipedia Zero and Preload-related partnerships are the main focus. This year, we were also invited to speak in 2 different panels:

  • Smriti Gupta was a panelist at the "Mobile for Development: track, in a panel called "Addressing the barriers of coverage, affordability, digital literacy and locally relevant content."
  • Jorge Vargas participated in the "Ministerial Programme" at a panel discussion called "Social innovation solutions and its impact on the wider ecosystem".

Mobile West Africa: Lagos 2016Edit

Our community facing initiativesEdit

Our team also participates in Community organized events.


Wikimania 2015: Mexico CityEdit


WikiArabia: Jordan, 2016Edit

Wikimedia Conference: Berlin, 2016Edit

Dan Foy (Technical Partner Manager), and Jorge Vargas (Head of partnerships for LATAM) attended the event.

Wikimania 2016: Esino LarioEdit

Jack Rabah (Head of partnerships, Africa and Middle East), and Jorge Vargas (Head of partnerships, LATAM) will attend the event.