Update on Wikimania '18

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Update on Wikimania '18

Ellie Young

All,


Here's an update on various activities pertaining to the upcoming
Wikimania '18  which is being held July 18-22 in Cape Town, South Africa.


WMF Scholarship Program:  135 people were offered and subsequently accepted
a full or partial scholarship to attend.  The awardees are listed by user
names and the list is posted here:

https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:TPS/Wikimania_scholars

Submissions:  The program committee has just finished its review and
deliberations.  Rejections and acceptance emails  have gone out in the past week.

95% of the accepted submissions are listed at:


https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Program


Plenaries and other sessions will be listed soon and a scheduled program  in June.


Registration and accommodation information is now up for everyone at:

https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Registration
https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Accommodation

If you are a scholarship or other WMF funded attendee (staff, contractor,
board, etc), please wait until you hear from the WMF with your registration
and accommodation instructions.

If you have any questions about the conference, please email
wikimania-info at wikimedia.org

Please spread the word!!!!

On behalf of the Wikimania '18 Organizing Team


Ellie Young
Events Manager, Wikimedia Foundation




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Re: Update on Wikimania '18

balaji
Thanks for sharing the information.

Cheers,
Balaji

On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 11:19 PM, Ellie Young <[hidden email]> wrote:

All,


Here's an update on various activities pertaining to the upcoming
Wikimania '18  which is being held July 18-22 in Cape Town, South Africa.


WMF Scholarship Program:  135 people were offered and subsequently accepted
a full or partial scholarship to attend.  The awardees are listed by user
names and the list is posted here:

https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:TPS/Wikimania_scholars

Submissions:  The program committee has just finished its review and
deliberations.  Rejections and acceptance emails  have gone out in the past week.

95% of the accepted submissions are listed at:


https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Program


Plenaries and other sessions will be listed soon and a scheduled program  in June.


Registration and accommodation information is now up for everyone at:

https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Registration
https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Accommodation

If you are a scholarship or other WMF funded attendee (staff, contractor,
board, etc), please wait until you hear from the WMF with your registration
and accommodation instructions.

If you have any questions about the conference, please email
wikimania-info at wikimedia.org

Please spread the word!!!!

On behalf of the Wikimania '18 Organizing Team


Ellie Young
Events Manager, Wikimedia Foundation




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Events Manager
Wikimedia Foundation
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Re: Update on Wikimania '18

Jaqen
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Thank you Ellie!

On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 7:49 PM, Ellie Young <[hidden email]> wrote:


Just a note, while the text is right these links are directed toward the 2017 pages. 

Here are the correct ones:


Jaqen

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