À la fois une conférence scientifique et un événement communautaire, Wikimania amène à se rencontrer les membres des différents projets Wikimédia afin d'échanger des idées, se rencontrer et faire le bilan de leurs recherches et de leurs projets.
C'est également l'occasion pour les Wikimédiens et le grand public de se rencontrer et partager des idées sur les projets libres et open-source, les initatives sur la diffusion libre du savoir, et le monde du wiki.
8/3:House Cleaning! Don't put anything on your bed. (If you live in CTOYAC)
My name is Damian and I'm from Venezuela, in South America, I attended (sp) WM06 in Boston and had one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.
At first I was a little scared, I was in a foreign country and I literally didn't know a single person, being alone in the middle of Boston/Cambridge was a little weird, but in a fun way. Read more...
Cormaggio: I've enjoyed both Wikimanias immensely - it's just such a buzz to meet people face to face that you previously only knew through online contact (often not knowing their identities at all). And having that number of Wikimedians in one place is just awe-inspiring .....
Aphaia: I was in Boston conference. It was really a fascinating experience ... It was great to have a time for sitting with friends for hours to talk about several concerns about the project, specially those who have been daily working with, and know what was their motivation to work on this project; it is in my opinion to equal with knowing what is the sources of our strength. Read more...
Chien Tan Overseas Youth Activity Center is a comprehensive convention center in a large and quiet landscape garden by Keelung River in a scenic location at the heart of Taipei metropolis. There are three connected buildings: a 10-story residential building facing the large lawn with views of Keelung River, an education center by Chien Tan Pond, and in between, stands the newly renovated Grand Hall. More information can be found at Venue.