Sure Adethya,

Bangalore Wiki community gathers every second Sunday for 2 hours. You can
also be a part of the community in the coming September 1th meet, stay
tuned.

Cheers
Subha

On 30 August 2011 17:12, Adethya Sudarsanan <adethyas...@gmail.com> wrote:

> hi,
>
> I am new to the community.. I had been an avid wiki user since my school
> days. I am now working and still continue to use Wiki extensively as a part
> of my professional practice.
>
> I was wondering, if I will be able to participate in meetings and express
> my views and ideas.
>
> Thanks,
> Adethya
> +919840620368
>
> On 30 August 2011 10:06, Subhashish Panigrahi <psubhash...@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>>  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Bangalore/Bangalore36
>>
>>
>> Hi folks,
>>
>>
>> My sincere apologies for the late writeup.
>>
>>
>> The 36th Bangalore Wiki Meetup was organized on 14 Aug 2011 at CIS,
>> Bengaluru and attended by 8 Wikipedians.
>>
>>
>>
>> Talks
>>
>> *Shiju*
>>
>> Shiju was formally greeted by the Bangalore community for being appointed
>> as a consultant by the foundation for Indic initiatives. He shared his
>> experience in Wikimania-2011, Hafia, Israel, how he interacted with the
>> attendees over there, the motivation and interest and also the growth
>> perspectives which could also be part of his initiatives in the coming days.
>> He spoke about the discussions held over.
>>
>>
>>
>> *Hisham*
>>
>> Hisham has explained about the tidbits of the Pune pilot program to the
>> Bangalore community, the details of the outreach movement and its outcome.
>> He also explained about the mobo initiatives of the foundation to make
>> Wikipedia available for handheld mobile devices. Indic initiatives would be
>> one of the other prime focus of the foundation in terms of facilitating the
>> growth of Indian Wikipedias. Wikipedias of The Netherlands and Germany might
>> be used as a helping entity where the substantial growth and the strategy
>> lying therein would also help program new plans for Indian as well as
>> English Wikipedia in India. He also spoke about GLAM, successful initiatives
>> in several museums in the UK and how the same strategies could be applied
>> here to guide people to contribute more for Wikipedia. Hisham also talked
>> about distribution of  90,000 laptops in Government schools in Assam and
>> helping the students use and contribute for Wikipedia. He showed the glimpse
>> of Pune programs, how Nikhil from the Pune community visited school to
>> school to bring out an active mass for the pilot program. He also mentioned
>> the statistics of the Pune how 20 Campus ambassadors with the guidance of
>> 100 teachers brought out thousands of articles.
>>
>>
>>
>> *Nitika*
>>
>> Hisham introduced Nitika to the Bangalore community. She then was greeted
>> by the community and talked briefly about her new position, the motivation
>> and participation and interests.
>>
>>
>>
>> *Doscussions:*
>>
>> *Srikanth R.*
>>
>> Srikanth spoke about the geo-tagging in commons, explained how it would
>> help to locate places in off and in-Wiki, demonstrated photo upload in
>> Commons and spoke about the benefits of uploading high quality photos in
>> Commons with the commercial tags attached by the photographer as most
>> photographers about their photos uploaded in Commons can never be sold by
>> them.
>>
>>
>>
>> EC president Arjuna interacted about the chapter and its coordination with
>> the community where Arun had interaction with the other members.
>>
>> *
>> ସୁଭପାSubhaPa
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