Wikimedia Conference 2017/Program/49

49: Lightning TalksEdit

All conference participants
60 min
Session Format
Listening (12 x 5 min talks)
Room setting
U-Shape U-Shape
“A lightning talk is a very short presentation given at a conference or similar forum. Unlike other presentations, lightning talks last only a few minutes and several will usually be delivered in a single period by different speakers.” (Wikipedia).
Desired Outcome
inspiration & networking
Next Steps and Milestones
Asaf Bartov
Sign up here with your idea you want to talk about! You also have the chance to present spontaneously.
  1. Zeetendra ») 09:23, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  2. Exploring the Bangladeshi archaeology through Wiki Loves Monuments. Tanweer (talk) 09:33, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  3. development of an app for WikiTowns/QRpedia Gnangarra (talk) 09:47, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  4.   Done Why WikiProject Medicine matters and what you can do to help. Shani Evenstein 09:49, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  5.   Done Gnom (talk) 09:49, 14 March 2017 (UTC) I would like to give an update about the Sustainability Initiative.
  6.   Done About Zapis project of Wikimedia Serbia Nikola (talk) 10:46, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  7.   Done Who are the Wikimedia Stewards and what do they do? (slides) —DerHexer (Talk) 11:36, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  8.   Done Running a successful #1lib1ref project (And putting the "science" in library science) -- Sodapopinski7 (talk) 11:48, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  9. Reusing Open License Text on Wikipedia as a method of expert outreach, explained in the context of working with UNESCO. John Cummings (talk) 11:58, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  10. Wikiexpedition. Martha Gomez (talk) 10:31, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  11.   Done ORES: Scaling wikiwork with basic artificial intelligence (slides) Halfak (WMF) (talk) 17:17, 14 March 2017 (UTC)
  12. Global Collaborations Wiki-Sister-Cities! AbhiSuryawanshi (talk) 05:28, 15 March 2017 (UTC)
  13.   Done Wikivacaciones: The original photo and writing contest of the colombian wikimedians --Remux - Ĉu mi povas helpi vin iel? 00:30, 5 November 2015 (UTC) 03:50, 16 March 2017 (UTC)
  14. Preliminary results of a research on Turkish university students' attitudes and usage of Wikipedia--Basak (talk) 12:37, 17 March 2017 (UTC)
  15.   Done Scholia: scholarly profile with Wikidata. — Finn Årup Nielsen (fnielsen) (talk) 17:53, 18 March 2017 (UTC)
  16. Wikimedia Hub: creating Wikipedia awareness in Nigeria using Wikimedia Hub in tertiary institutions---- Olaniyan Olushola (talk) 13:38, 19 March 2017 (UTC)
  17. Fill the gender gap in itwiki: WikiDonne project --Camelia Boban (talk), WikiDonne founder 15:31, 19 March 2017 (UTC)
  18.   Done wm2017:Submissions/Bikol Wikipedia: its Impact as a Local Resource --Filipinayzd (talk) 16:45, 24 March 2017 (UTC)
  19.   Done WikiGrandmothers of Bashkir Wikipedia (and general achievements of Wikimedians of Bashkortostan User Group). --Visem (talk) 19:46, 27 March 2017 (UTC) (together with З. ӘЙЛЕ).