Programme/Wiki Project Med

From Wikimania 2016 • Esino Lario, Italy
Title Wiki Project Med
Genre Working session
Date Thursday 23 June 2016
Time all day
Location Varenna, Villa Monastero, Sala Fermi
Status Confirmed
Chairs yes (set)
Projector yes (set)

Wiki Project Med Foundation has put together a day of talks and discussions regarding what we have worked on this past year and where we hope to go in the next. It is open to everyone, be you a hard core Wikipedian or simply thinking about dipping your toes in the water.


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Varenna Villa Monastero (seating avaliable for 99)

Agenda (draft)

June 23

  • 8:40 : Bus leaves from Esino Lario
  • 9:20 : Bus arrives at Villa Monastero
  • 9:30 - 10:00 : Introductions and a year in review (James Heilman)
  • 10:00 - 10:45 : Update on translation efforts (Lucas and Carl)
  • 10:45 - 11:30 : Partnerships / education (Lane)
  • 11:30 - 12:00 : Wikipedia as part of therapy (Mina)
  • 13 pm: Lunch
  • 14:00 : Cochrane collaboration (Sydney)
  • 14:45 : Wikidata (Tobias)
  • 15:30 : Update on Wiki-Med Course at Tel Aviv University, Israel (Shani)
  • 16:15 : WPMEDF meeting (open to all, sign up as a member is here)
    • Board membership of WPMF
    • Thematic org
    • Banking/Fundraising
    • Project expenses
    • Brainstorming session
  • 18 : Bus returns to Esino Lario

Agenda Suggestions

Please tell us what you'd like the agenda to include. It could be anything, from oral presentation, workshops, brainstorming, collaborative work session or anything else you think will be beneficial to participants. Others are welcome to support suggestions they like. Cheers, Shani (talk) 14:42, 20 May 2016 (UTC)[reply]

  • A brainstorming session: creating an annual global plan for WikiProject Medicine.
  • Discussion: Collaborating with the Wiki in Education Program and Programs & Evaluations team at the WMF to advance WikiProject Medicine globally.


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