Meetups/Wikimedia Science Photo Competition

From Wikimania 2016 • Esino Lario, Italy
Wikimedia Science Photo Competition
Date Thursday, 23 June 2016
Time 18.00-20.00
Location Primary school
Contact Kruusamägi

The meetup "Wikimedia Science Photo Competition" aims to help to plan the future of Wikimedia Science Photo Competitions.


To have some discussion on when will the next Science Photo Competition take place and how will it be organized. What was good / bad in ESPC 2015? What changes should be made?


See the Etherpad

  • New brand: "Wiki Science Competition": photo and Non-photographic (!) media, articles for Wikipedia. Strong and simplify name for Wiki Science Events. Useful and usability brand architecture: Wiki Science Competition, Wiki Science Exhibition‎, Wiki Science Awarding, ect.
  • More cooperation between Academy of Sciences and Wikimedia chapters in the World
  • Working together (Wikimedia Foundation Grant for Wiki Science Events): Wikimedia Eesti, Wikimedia RU, Wikimedia CH ... and Science organisations. Academy of Sciences may also can get Wikimedia Foundation grant (Wikipedian in residence program for the specifics of the Russian legal system about Wikimedia RU).
  • Cobrandings and partnerships philosophy.
  • An infinitely many of scientific illustrations for wiki-projects: if we get a grant, it is possible to organize an annual competition. Statistic: till 90% new authorts for Wikimedia Commons (conditions: external scientific marketing, PR, GR, IR).
  • Contest participants — universities, ect. (not just one people, that is, team of scientists)!


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