WikiArabia Meetup

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The WikiArabia Meetup at Wikimania 2014 in London will bring together contributors from Arabic countries. This Meetup will be an opportunity for Wikipedians to meet and discuss about projects in the region and how to promote Arabic content in Wikimedia projects. Also it will be a starting point for a dialogue about holding a local conference in Tunisia in 2015.

WikiArabia Meetup at Wikimania 2014 in London

Event in facebook

Topics

  • Arabian group project
    • Wikimedia User Group - Chapters (Read the previous meeting notes)
      • Formulate common vision and mission. What are we trying to do exactly? What is theme? Let's write it down!
      • One-year achievable objectives and timetable. If we are going to present something next Wikimania, what will it be?!
      • Regular online/offline meet-ups to follow up.
    • ...
  • WikiArabia 2015
    • Hosting country
    • Topics
  • Wiki Loves Monuments 2015
    • Regional contest
    • Prizes
    • Improving Arabic articles...
    • Wiki Loves Earth/Mosques/...
  • Technical discussions
    • Any thoughts on how to automate any aspect of the Arabic Wikipedia? Let me know so we can get a bot up and running! --OsamaK (talk) 01:48, 28 July 2014 (UTC)

Discussion notes

Interested participants and topics of interest

Please indicate your interest in attending this meetup by including your signature below:

  1. It will be the first regional meeting after the foundation of the Wikimedia TN User Group. --Dyolf77 (talk) 22:17, 3 June 2014 (UTC)
  2. Specific, in-depth agenda need to be sorted out beforehand. Hopefully, I will be there.--OsamaK (talk) 23:04, 3 June 2014 (UTC)
  3. recapitulate all the initiatives and projects started by the arabic wikipedians and find more than winners paths for the cause --Bachounda (talk) 23:20, 3 June 2014 (UTC)
  4. I will join inshallah Mervat Salman (talk) 00:55, 4 June 2014 (UTC)
  5. Hope this will be a chance to make more progress on the Arabian group project --Abbad (talk) 01:26, 4 June 2014 (UTC).
  6. --Salah Almhamdi (talk) 12:59, 4 June 2014 (UTC)
  7. Yamen (talk) 22:16, 7 June 2014 (UTC)
  8. Tflanagan (WMF) (talk) 14:49, 13 June 2014 (UTC)
  9. Glad to see an Arabic event is on. Will try my best to make it.--Aa2-2004 (talk) 17:22, 13 June 2014 (UTC)
  10. Nada ALBUNNI
  11. Vivaystn (talk) 02:48, 14 July 2014 (UTC)
  12. Bachounda (talk) 15:46, 15 July 2014 (UTC)
  13. لا روسا (talk) 07:20, 21 July 2014 (UTC)
  14. Reem Al-Kashif
  15. inshallah! Ijon (talk) 21:11, 22 July 2014 (UTC)
  16. God willing. We kind of need to know whether wikimedia can provide the location, though. I don't think a coffee shop would accommodate us.عبد المؤمن (talk) 11:45, 26 July 2014 (UTC)
  17. --Samir I. Sharbaty (talk) 12:21, 26 July 2014 (UTC)
  18. AWang (WMF) (talk) 14:10, 8 August 2014 (UTC)
  19. إن شاء الله من الحضور. فاطمة الحربي.

Minutes

The minutes of the meeting could be downloaded through this link