This page is a translated version of the page Wikimania and the translation is 50% complete.

On August 9–13, 2017 we enjoyed:
five keynote sessions from world-renowned experts,
more than a hundred community-submitted talks,
two days of hackathon and preconferences,
and over a dozen workshops on topics including:

The future of editing Wikipedia - outreach in Africa - library partnerships - Wikidata tools - what readers visit - communicating your work - Wikimedia’s strategy - legal threats to free knowledge - Wikipedia in minority and endangered languages - Wikipedia in Iraq - medicine & emergency response - the gender gap - preventing online harassment - sounds and video - implicit bias - citations and references - the future of Wikisource and Wikiversity - real-time collaboration - global trends - leading teams - Wikidata and museums - making access affordable - the future of news - collaboration under censorship - education

And much, much more

The program included over 100 sessions, keynotes, pre-conference workshops, and a Hackathon.

Like Wikipedia itself, Wikimania is run on a not-for-profit basis—it is organised and run entirely by volunteers.

Access to Wikimania brings great exposure and an outstanding brand association.

Czym jest Wikimania?

Wikimania to doroczna konferencja poświęcona Wikipedii i jej projektom siostrzanym, w czasie której organizuje się podkonferencje, dyskusje, spotkania, szkolenia i hackathon. Setki edytorów-wolontariuszy spotykają się, aby poznać i omówić projekty, koncepcje i problemy.

Themes of the 2017 conference included the advancement of Free Knowledge, the role of academic and cultural institutions within the movement, privacy and rights, and the role of technology to further those objectives. Wikimania 2017 also featured a deeper look at the role of the Movement within the Francophonie, and a number of program elements focusing on advancement of French within the projects.

Beyond the main event, there were other related events: the hackathon where the technical community around the Wikimedia projects joined together to work and contribute, and multiple preconferences.

Konferencja odbyło się w Centre Sheraton Montréal (i w jego okolicach) w Montréalu w dniach 9–13 sierpnia 2017 roku.