This is a final reminder of the Wikimania mini-event in Cape Town and
Johannesburg that will start tomorrow. The main, international, conference
already began today but the Cape Town mini-Wikimania will begin tomorrow
(Friday) at 16:00 with a reception at 18:00 and will end this Sunday. The
Johannesburg event will take place this Saturday.
The rest of this email is largely a repeat of the previous reminder email
with links and details reposted here for your convenience.
Attendees will be able to attend both the global digital Wikimania as
whilst at the Cape Town/Johannesburg mini-Wikimania. All that we ask is
that you bring your own device (tablet, phone, lap top) to attend the
digital international event on.
The event schedule for the digital *international Wikimania *is now out and
can be seen at the link on their website here:
You can register to attend the international Wikimania at the link here.
The details for the *South African mini-Wikimanias* are as follows and can
also be seen on the Wikimedia South Africa website here:
*Cape Town* event details:
- Venue - iNtaka Law Tech Lab
- Address - Main foyer, Kramer Law Building, Wilfred and Jules
Middle Campus of South Africa, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, Cape
Town, 7700, South Africa
- Dates - 12 (Friday), 13 (Saturday) and 14 (Sunday) August 2022
- Times - 16:00 - 20:00 on Friday, 09:00 - 22:00 on Saturday, 10:00
- 21:00 on Sunday,
*Johannesburg* event details:
- Venue - The Flame Space, Constitution Hill
- Address - 11 Kotze Road, Braamfontein, Johannesburg
- Date - 13 August 2022
- Time - 09:00 - 16:00
Please note: for the *Cape Town reception* on Friday (18:00 - 20:00) you
will need to RSVP as we have limited space at the venue. You can RSVP for
the reception at the link here
A scholarship is available to help people attend the closest mini-event to
them in South Africa. If you are interested in applying then please fill
out the form at the link here:
A big "*thank you*" goes out to our event partners. The Cape Town event
would not be possible without the support of the iNtaka Law Tech Lab at the
University of Cape Town. The Johannesburg event would not be possible
without the support of the Constitution Hill museum.
Douglas Ian Scott
South African mobile number: +27 (0)79 515 8727