Hi fellow Wikipedians,
Wikipedia Academy is a free platform to help interested people learn how to
better contribute to Wikipedia. Wikipedia Academy takes place every month
in Chennai and for this edition, the focus is on helping people learn how to
edit Tamil Wikipedia.
There are many who are interested in contributing to Tamil Wikipedia but
don't know how to go about it. At the academy, they can learn the step by
step process of editing from an experienced Wikipedian. Ravikumar Aiyakannu
has been a long time Wikipedia contributor and has volunteered to teach.
Day & Date: Saturday, 14th June, 2009
There are two batches. One at 3 pm and the next one at 5 pm.
The address is
O-2, Raj Paris Apts,
82, Kamaraj Street,
Chennai - 600092
For clarification and help, please call Kiruba at 98415 97744 or Ravikumar
at 99431 68304. Alternatively, you can write to us at kiruba at
Cell: +91-0-98415 97744
Personal Blog: http://www.Kiruba.com
Event: Twitter Unconference http://tinyurl.com/buzz140
I am one of the organizers of the scientific coffees in Florence
(Italy), see www.caffescienza.it
the 18th February 2010 I shall organize a scientific coffee on
wikipedia and the open source. If someone in Florence or nearby is
interested in participating as an "expert", he will be welcome. We
cannot offer support except the dinner (pizza). Please, if you are in
contact with Italian wikipedians, let them contact me freely.
Franco Bagnoli <franco.bagnoli(a)unifi.it> <franco.bagnoli(a)gmail.com>
Lab. Fisica dei Sistemi Complessi, Dip. Energetica & CSDC
Universita' di Firenze, via S. Marta, 3 I-50139 Firenze, Italy.
Tel. +39 0554796592, fax: +39 0554796342