* PEG request for WCI 2016 has been approved. We appreciate WMF PEG team's support and decision in facilitating this. We thank all community members who endorsed and contributed to this initiative. We are excited and look forward to an intensive month planning and executing WCI 2016.

* Phase 1 filtering of scholarship applications has been done. Among 450+ applications, 200+ applications have been shortlisted for final review. We are expecting to announce the results by July first week.

* WCI 2016 Call for Participation is open now. Please submit your proposals for paper presentations, lightning talks, and workshops.

* Please take WCI 2016 Program Survey and help us design the conference based on community's needs.

* Please place any feedback regarding the event at the meta talk page. You can also join us for the weekly IRC sessions we hold every Saturday at 2130 IST at #wikiconferenceindia channel.


WCI 2016 Team.