Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia Österreich/September 2018


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September 2018
Report


KulTour LaxenburgEdit

Basics
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
  • diversity  : 3 (3 women)
More information
Project page in German-language Wikipedia
Media files on Wikipedia Commons

EU advocacy: Campaigning for the Copyright reformEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: support and PR around the #savetheinternet demonstrations of partner institutions in Vienna, Graz and Innsbruck; participation on a public panel on the effects of the proposed reform in Vienna, support and PR for partner events and panel discussions, meeting with Austrian MEPs from all major political parties, to discuss implications for Wikimedia; curating the speakers list for the Event "The Internet as Public Domain" with the Austrian Chamber of Labour
  • what we contributed to this activity: staff time, coordination
Program
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 250
  • diversity  : 80
More information
Event page Digitalks panel
Street action in Austria
Meeting with Austrian government and conservative MEP
Panel and networking event in Linz
Gemeingut Internet

Upper Austrian Townscape Fair in MoosbachEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: presentation of Wikipedia and of Wikimedia Austria's projects related to regional culture like WikiDaheim, in addition visits to museums in the region and taking photographs there.
  • volunteer organizers: Karl Gruber, Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: organization of and costs for fair booth, travel costs
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 194 (direct contacts with people interested)
More information
Project page in the German language Wikipedia
Media files on Wikipedia Commons

WikiDienstag 2018-09-04Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time the monthly public Wikipedia consultation for newbies with experienced users
  • volunteer organizers: Gugerell
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks, participation in the consultation
Program
Community Support
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 5
  • diversity  : 2 (2 women)
More information
WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

WikiDienstag 2018-09-11Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time dedicated to Wikiversity in Austria.
  • volunteer organizers: Agruwie, Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
More information
WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

wiki ♥ vielfalt Edit-a-thon in LinzEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: monthly event series for inclusive community building in Linz, Upper Austria
  • what we contributed to this activity: organization (incl. travel costs for one staff member), snacks and drinks, give-aways
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 7
  • newly registered  : 1
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 1 (1 new German-language Wikipedia article)
  • diversity  : 3 (3 women)
More information
Project page in the German language Wikipedia

WikiDienstag 2018-09-18Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time with a recap of one photographer's experiences at the Climbing World Championships and an in-depth discussion about geocoding.
  • volunteer organizers: Tsui
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 8
  • diversity  : 2 (2 women)
More information
WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

Wikiversity workshop in ViennaEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: Wikipedia workshop for 4 university students at WMAT's office in the context of Wikiversity Austria
  • volunteer organizers: Agruwie, Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: room, consultation
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 4
  • newly registered  : 4
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 1 (1 new German-language Wikipedia article)
  • diversity  : 4 (4 women)
More information
German-language Wikipedia article written collaboratively during the workshop

WikiDienstag 2018-09-25Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time open editing
  • volunteer organizers: Funke
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 3
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 2 (2 improved German-language Wikipedia articles)
More information
WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

Workshop Train the Trainers with Amnesty International AustriaEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: a workshop to introduce trainers of the Amnesty Academy to Wikipedia/Wikimedia in general as well as to editing and creating articles, contributing images etc.
  • what we contributed to this activity: Concept and contents.
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 8
  • newly registered  : 5
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 1 (one new article in de.wikipedia)
  • diversity  : 5 (5 women)
More information
Media files on Wikipedia Commons

Wikiversity: KinderuniKunstEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: Wikiversity and Wikipedia editing as integral part of a university course by the University of Vienna, the University of Applied Arts Vienna, the Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna, the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna, the New Design University St. Pölten and other cooperation partners in the fields of arts and culture
  • volunteer organizers: Agruwie, Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: co-organisation, information material
Program
Community Support
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 14
  • newly registered  : 13
  • diversity  : 11 (11 women)
More information
Course page in German-language Wikipedia
Media files on Wikimedia Commons

GLAM on Tour: Senckenberg Museum in GörlitzEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: lectures, Commons photography and Wikipedia edit-a-thon the Senckenberg Museum in Görlitz, Germany
  • what we contributed to this activity: travel grant for 1 Austrian participant
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 1
More information
Project page in German-language Wikipedia
Media files on Wikimedia Commons

Wikidata workshop in ViennaEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: an introduction to Wikidata and SPARQL, from basic concepts to applications like the visualization of complex data queries
  • volunteer organizers: Tobias1984, Jean-Frédéric
  • what we contributed to this activity: Organization, staff time, cost of external support
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 9
  • newly registered  : 4
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 5 (translations of data sets on WikiData)
  • diversity  : 5 (2 women, 3 foreigners)
More information
Event page on WikiData

Austrian Monuments Day 2018Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: presenting Wikipedia and Wikimedia Austria, especially our projects to reach new authors and contributors and the photo contest WikiDaheim, as guests of Federal Monuments Office at their rooms at Vienna Hofburg; additionally supporting photographers who travelled through Austria to take pictures of monuments
  • volunteer organizers: Regiomontanus
  • what we contributed to this activity: Staff time, technical equipment, promotional material.
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : ca. 1000 contacts at Hofburg, ca. 200 conversations
More information
Tag des Denkmals (official site)

Supported media files and pages using media filesEdit

Basics
Program
Free Content
Metrics
  • new files  :9,318
  • pages with files  : 2.598*
  • quality  : 94 (featured: 2, quality: 92)
  • useful content  : 888
  • versatile content  : 1,767

– last checked: 2018-10-18 and 2019-02-15

* the tool GLAMorous 2 is not working for a couple of months now; therefore this number is only a calculation based upon the results from Jan to Jun 2018: 1 versatile content ≙ 1.47 pages with files
More information
Category:Supported by Wikimedia Österreich on Wikimedia Commons


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