Volunteer Supporters Network/Meetings

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Our meetings, workshops, learning sessionsEdit

WP20 Birthday Jaunt

15 January 2021, online
Bringing Wikimedians from all over the world together to celebrate Wikipedia’s 20th birthday for 15 minutes together.

Volunteer Supporters Network Meeting 2020

19 – 20 November 2020, online
Fourth international meeting dedicated to volunteer support in the Wikimedia movement.

Volunteer Supporters Network Meeting 2019

17 – 19 November 2019, Zurich
Third international meeting dedicated to volunteer support in the Wikimedia movement.

Volunteer Supporters Network Meeting 2018

9 – 11 November 2018, Vienna
Second international meeting dedicated to volunteer support in the Wikimedia movement.

Wikimania 2018 Pre-Conference session

19 July 2018, Cape Town
Growing and diversifying your communities through minority language editing.

Wikimedia Conference 2018 session

22 April 2018, Berlin – Wikimedia Conference
The 6 pillars of community support.

Wikimedia Conference 2018 session

22 April 2018, Berlin – Wikimedia Conference
How can affiliates without staff support their volunteers.

Volunteer Supporters Network Meeting 2017

10 – 12 November 2017, Berlin
First international meeting dedicated to volunteer support in the Wikimedia movement.

Wikimedia Conference 2017 session

31 March 2017, Berlin – Wikimedia Conference
The 99 dimensions of real-life community events and meetups.

Wikimedia Conference 2017 meeting

31 March 2017, Berlin – Wikimedia Conference
Proceedings of international cooperation.

Wikimania 2016 Pre-Conference session I

23 June 2016, Esino Lario
Learning a collaborative creative problem-solving process for community engagement and applying it to program design.

Wikimania 2016 Pre-Conference session II

23 June 2016, Esino Lario
Providing and discussing examples on how to show your appreciation of volunteer work as a volunteer supporter.

Wikimedia Conference 2016 session

23 April 2016, Berlin – Wikimedia Conference
Workshop on approaches and case studies on supporting, enabling and appreciating volunteers in the Wikimedia Movement.

Wikimania 2015 Pre-Conference session

6 August 2015, Mexico City
Discussing common goals, approaches and future challenges of volunteer support in the Wikimedia movement.

Wikimedia Conference 2015 session

16 May 2015, Berlin
Workshop aimed at collecting the attendees’ thoughts about the following questions: Why do people volunteer to Wikimedia/Wikipedia? What are volunteers taking from their experience in Wikimedia/Wikipedia? What should they take away?

Wikimania 2014 Pre-Conference session

7 August 2014, London
Topics: “Enable volunteers to finance their ideas and projects”, “Chapter support for photographers with equipment and event accreditation” and “Community consultation”.