[Wikimedia-l] WMCON14 - Feedback evaluation financial overview

2014-07-28 Thread Wenke Storn
Dear Wikimedians, I am very happy to provide you with the two final information regarding the Wikimedia Conference 2014. Please find the results of the feedback survey here: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Conference_2014/Feedback_evaluation And the financial overview can be seen

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMCON14 - Feedback evaluation financial overview

2014-07-28 Thread Chris Keating
Hi Wenke, Many thanks for this, it's very useful reading! I wonder if there is any more detail about each of the individual sessions. Not everyone attended each session so it would be interesting to see how each session was evaluated by the people who were present (either numerically or with

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMCON14 - Feedback evaluation financial overview

2014-07-28 Thread
Re: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Conference_2014/Budget_and_finances Thank you for publishing these details. For those who cannot face looking at a spreadsheet, the headline figures are: * The overall conference cost € 94,977 ($ 127,623) * The equivalent cost per attendee was € 674

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMCON14 - Feedback evaluation financial overview

2014-07-28 Thread Pine W
Hi Fae, Wenke and others. Wenke, thanks so much for reporting soon after your conference. This thread ties in nicely to the generalized discussion about the costs and benefits of conferences. WMF Evaluation is planning to perform an analysis of conferences this year [1]. Also, I have asked a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Video Documentary about Wikimania

2014-07-28 Thread Enock Seth Nyamador
Awesome video Victor. I love it! Best. - Enock On Jul 26, 2014 12:07 PM, Dirk Franke dirk.fra...@wikimedia.de wrote: By the way: in case anybody of you is in Berlin next week, we'll have a small Public showing of the documentary next thursday on the Wikimedia Deutschland premises:

[Wikimedia-l] New free research accounts available through The Wikipedia Library

2014-07-28 Thread Jake Orlowitz
Hi All, The Wikipedia Library has new free signups available: *American newspaper database Newspapers.com http://enwp.org/WP:Newspapers.com *British genealogical database FindMyPast.com http://enwp.org/WP:FindMyPast *Religion and women writers collections at Past Masters

[Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Carlos M. Colina
Dear all, It is an honor to announce that the Affiliations Committee has resolved [1] recognizing the Egypt Wikimedians User Group as a Wikimedia User Group; their main focus areas are supporting the Wikimedia projects in Egypt as well as their fellow Egyptian Wikimedians, and becoming

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Habib M'henni
Congratulations to the new User Group! Best wishes Habib M'henni Wikimedia TN User Group http://about.me/habibmhenni Envoyé de mon smartphone Le 28 juil. 2014 à 20:25, Carlos M. Colina ma...@wikimedia.org.ve a écrit : Dear all, It is an honor to announce that the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New free research accounts available through The Wikipedia Library

2014-07-28 Thread Liam Wyatt
Congratulations Jake and the 'Wikipedia Library' team. This is a really cool project that just keeps growing. Thank you. On a tangential note: A while ago there was some discussion (not within your project but it is still of relevance) about whether it would be possible (and also whether it would

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Enock Seth Nyamador
Congrats Egypt! - Enock On Jul 28, 2014 8:07 PM, Habib M'henni habib.mhe...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations to the new User Group! Best wishes Habib M'henni Wikimedia TN User Group http://about.me/habibmhenni Envoyé de mon smartphone Le 28 juil. 2014 à

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Pine W
In this week's Signpost we have scheduled a report about Wikipedia in Education in the Arab World. If the Egyptian user group Wikimedians would like to have one of their members interviewed for the article then please email me off-list as soon as possible. Pine On Jul 28, 2014 2:24 PM, Enock

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Andy Cruz y Corro
Congratulations! May great things come for you On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 4:24 PM, Enock Seth Nyamador kwadzo...@gmail.com wrote: Congrats Egypt! - Enock On Jul 28, 2014 8:07 PM, Habib M'henni habib.mhe...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations to the new User Group! Best wishes Habib

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Egypt Wikimedians User Group

2014-07-28 Thread Richard Symonds
Congratulations from the United Kingdom! On 28 Jul 2014 22:32, Andy Cruz y Corro andyc...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations! May great things come for you On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 4:24 PM, Enock Seth Nyamador kwadzo...@gmail.com wrote: Congrats Egypt! - Enock On Jul 28, 2014 8:07 PM,