Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2018/Submissions

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Lviv, Ukraine, October 13-15

Programme scope Edit

Based on survey's results the program committee decided that the following topics are to be taken into consideration when submitting the applications for lectures, workshops and discussion panels:

  1. Strategic discussions:
    • Increasing the level of cooperation on the level of communities.
    • New cross-border projects, instead of or in addition to the existing CEE Spring.
    • Attracting new editors and creating comfortable conditions for them.
    • Developments of small communities.
    • Implementation of Wikimedia 2030 strategy in the region.
    • Gender gap.
  2. Capacity development:
    • Creation and development of local communities. Recognition from WMF. Support of small communities.
    • Wikidata, particularly integration into local wikis.
    • Encouragement of new editors.
    • Outreach, particularly in education.
    • Conflict resolution.
    • Dealing with paid editing.
    • Writing and using learning patterns.
    • Technical skills, particularly to speed up the editing.
  3. Working groups:
    • Trans-border cooperation (several separate topics of cooperation applicable, particularly, article contests, GLAM and other projects).
    • Trans-border contests: CEE Spring, WLE, WLM, European Science Photo Competition, Wikiexpeditions. Particularly, a lot of applicants mentioned desire to discuss the future of CEE Spring, or another contest which will replace it.
    • Advocacy & Copyright Law.
    • Gender Gap.

Submissions Edit

We welcome different types of submissions - workshops, discussion panels etc. We also have two requirements:

  1. your submission must fit with one of the topics listed above, and
  2. your submission must include time for discussions/work; we don't welcome lectures without interaction with the audience.

List of submissions Edit