The First WikiConference India sponsored by Wikimedia Foundation is being organized in Mumbai and will take place on 18–20 November 2011 at Convocation Hall, University of Mumbai.
The WikiConference India 2011 is the first conference of its kind being held in India and is intended to become an annual national flagship event for Wikipedia/Wikimedia in the country. It is meant to provide a common platform for all Indian Wikimedians to meet and share their views, discuss challenges and exchange useful tips, best practices and other information. The Conference is open to participation from all nations, however, the Conference will have a very distinct Indian flavor.
The conference is being hosted by Mumbai community in partnership with Wikimedia Chapter (India) and it is hoped that the conference would not only be successful but also set the trend for future events to come.
Date: November 18 (Friday) to November 20 (Sunday)
Venue: Convocation Hall, University of Mumbai (Fort Campus) and associated rooms.
Hosts: Mumbai Wikipedia Community, Wikimedia India Chapter
Sponsors: Wikimedia Foundation, Eregnow.com
Social Media: Facebook – LinkedIn – #wci11 on Twitter
For further details visit: http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference India 2011
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