2019 Wikimedia Australia Community Conference

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The University of Sydney

Room 329, Old Teacher's College Building

Manning Road

Camperdown, NSW 2006

Australia

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The conference is being run by Wikimedia Australia to showcase some of the exciting work that has been happening across the country over the past few years. It'll also discuss some of the ongoing collaborations and how WikiClubs work. The most important aspect will looking into Wikimedia Australias future to discuss what directions the community would like go in, how we can better engage with each other, the regional East South East Asia and Pacific group, and the wider Wikimedia movement.

There will be a special guest speaker, Ingrid Cumming a Nyungar yorga who was part of the research team that developed Noongarpedia including the nys.wikipedia. Ingrid is now the Indigenous project co-ordination for the City of Canning. From her experience in working with Wikimedia Australia she invited WMAU to collaborate with the City of Canning on a digital heritage project. She will sharing her insights on these projects and how to engage and share in a respectful way with Indigenous knowledge.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is limited, public transport is recommended. There are two bus stops located on Parramatta Road which are not far from The Old Teacher's College Building.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Contact information is available on the Wikimedia Australia event page

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, but you maybe asked your name when attending.

Are there any rules that I have to follow?

Yes, Friendly Space Policy

What time does registration open?

Registration will be open from 8.30am and close at 9am.

What time does the conference start?

It will begin at 9am and will finish at 5pm, a complete programme is online at:https://wikimedia.org.au/wiki/2019_Wikimedia_Australia_Community_Conference/Schedule

What rooms will the conference be held in?

The conference will be held in Room 329 of the Old Teacher's College Building.

Meetup, from 5.30pm at the Royal Hotel, 70 Abercrombie St Darlington


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The University of Sydney

Room 329, Old Teacher's College Building

Manning Road

Camperdown, NSW 2006

Australia

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