From Wikimania 2016 • Esino Lario, Italy
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Daytime Green Week for kids 6-10.

Meetups (9.00-10.00), book swapping and exhibitions around the city.

Four guided tours of 30 minutes each of the cultural heritage of Esino Lario at 9.30, 12:15, 13.15.

9.00 - 19.00 Animagus. Permanent sound/objects site-specific installation by Roberto Paci Dalò. Villa Clotilde, First Floor.

Stamp cancellation of Esino Lario, Main square Piazza Pietro Pensa, 10.30-19.00.

10.30 - 11.00 Edit button
by Andy Mabbett
Involved in outreach Outreach

Wikipedia depicting Mohammed: Different approaches in different environments by Man77

In Morocco We Don't Know We Have Wikipedia Zero by Zakaria Oudrhiri

Wiki-wisdom for cultural institutions. Tried and tested formats for GLAMs by Barbara Fischer, Marcus Cyron, Raimond Spekking

Contributors Involved in governance and policies Culture and Gender gap

Identity-based motivation in Wikipedia as a key to collaboration and content spreading between language editions by Marc Miquel-Ribé and David Laniado

Gender gap in the global south: Lessons from policy and outreach by Rohini Lakshané

Content Gender Gap, an International Movement by Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight

Technicians Training
IdeaLab Workshop: Making Ideas Into Action by Chris Schilling and Marti Johnson
Anyone Training
SVG illustration workshop by Shyamal, Cmglee
Contributors Technicians Projects
Designing the future I: A roadmap for Wikidata (room 11)

Designing the future II: Rethinking the layout of Wikipedia articles (room 30 and 12, happening in parallel)

Wikimedia Affiliations Committee
(room 50)
10.30 - 11.15
11.00 - 11.30 Translations
by Farah Mustaklem, May Hachem
Going mobile and keeping editing: needs and challenges to edit Wikipedia from mobile devices (room 11)

Wikisource – how can we better support a small Wikimedia project? (room 30)

11.30 - 12.00 Wikipedia to the Moon by Michael Jahn
12.00 - 14.00 Lunch 12.00 - 14.00
14.00 - 14.30 University education
by Filip Maljkovic
Secondary education by Esther Solé
Anyone Involved in outreach
ContributorsTechnicians Projects

Starting from scratch by Isla Haddow

How the French Wiktionary became a grown-up project by Noe Gasparini, Lucas Lévêque, Benoît Prieur

Wikidata in Wikipedia by Michael Peel

Involved in governance and policies Governance

Analyzing conflict and possible solutions around WMF software development by Quim Gil

Finding a good balance between protecting net neutrality and bringing free knowledge to the people by Sebastian Wallroth and Jens Best

Moving out of Home? MediaWiki Governance Revisited by Markus Glaser

Anyone Training
Basic Wikipedia by Andy Mabbett
Historical Maps workshop by Susanna Ånäs, Albin Larsson
Contributors Technicians Projects

Going beyond the edit button, innovative ways of engaging people in our projects (room 11)

Content translation across Wikipedias (room 30)

Wikimedia Affiliations Committee
(room 50)
14.00 - 14.45
14.30 - 15.00 GLAM
by Liam Wyatt, Jane Darnell
Anyone Involved in outreach
Misconceptions about the Wikimedia movement, and what can we do about them (room 11)

Developing leadership in the Wikimedia movement (room 30)

14.45 - 15.30
15.00 - 15.30 Contests
by Anna Torres
Anyone Involved in outreach
15.30 - 16.00 Break 15.30 - 16.00
16.00 - 16.30 Wikimedia and net neutrality
by Ivan Martinez
Anyone Contributors Researchers
Contributors Projects

In-kind Donations and Chapter's Activity by Chen Davidi, Michal Lester

Imagine a world in which every university has a wiki-advisor and every student takes a wiki course by Shani Evenstein

How we organized a 1500 person meetup (and you could too) by Daria Cybulska

Technicians Technical

Dynamic SVG for Wikimedia projects: Exploring applications, techniques and best practice for interactive and animated vector graphics by Gordon Lee

(Dis)information-graphics – Problems, challenges and prospects of visual information in Wikipedia by Martin Kraft

Can Wikimedia go to the movies? by Brian Abramson

Contributors Training
Content Translation by Amir E. Aharoni

Women in Red edit-a-thon by Rosiestep, Sydney Poore/FloNight
Involved in outreach Technicians Training
Wikidata and GLAM intermediate workshop by Sandra Fauconnier
Contributors Community health

Community health I: Principles for collaboration (room 11)

Wikimedia Affiliations Committee
(room 50)
16.00 - 16.45
16.30 - 17.00 Public policies
by Alek Tarkowski and Ryan Merkeley
Anyone Contributors Researchers
Community health II: Tackling harassment (room 11) 16.45 - 17.30
17.00 - 17.30 Licenses, open policies by Federico Morando
Anyone Contributors Researchers
Evening 17.30-19.30 Wikidojo in the school (room 12), see also Wikidojo on Meta

Meetups (18.00-19.00), book swapping and exhibitions around the city. Stamp cancellation of Esino Lario, Main square Piazza Pietro Pensa, 10.30-19.00.

18.00-19.00 Hackathon Showcase in the school (room 11).

Charity aperitif "Passo dalla Quercia”, La Quercia, via Cainallo 23, from 17.00.

17.30-late at night Itinerary to the mountain pasture Ca' dell'Alpe at night with dinner organized by CAI.

17.30 Key-signing party in the ground floor of the Collaborative space.

17.45 Guided tours to Wikimania from Piazza Italia.

Dinner - Please reach the restaurant between 19.00 and 21.00.

Concert by Custodie Cautelari, Matt Backer and Giuseppe Scarpato and Sleity at the main square Piazza Pietro Pensa or Tensile structure (loud).

After dinner with cocktails with liquid nitrogen and snacks at the tensile structure from 21.00.

22.00 Wikipedia Burning Globe in front of the tensile structure

open 24/24 Room #10 of the School (dedicated to the participants of the hackathon only). open 24/24