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Main themes of the Wikimania 2015 Hackathon
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This task is the Wikimania equivalent to T89084: Main themes of the Wikimedia Hackathon 2015.

Questions:

  • Are main themes useful for this event?
  • If so, which main themes do we want to promote?

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Qgil created this task.Mar 26 2015, 2:50 PM
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I would like to suggest the main theme to be community tooling.

Qgil added a comment.Jun 25 2015, 6:09 AM

There doesn't seem to be much interest for main themes. At the Developer Summit they were used to structure the discussion a bit. At the Wikimedia Hackathon they were intended to help promoting the event among the audiences related to those areas. in Wikimania it is different, because the participants are coming to the event anyway, and the agendas are many.

Unless someone comes with convincing arguments supported by owners of potential areas, I will close this task as Declined next week.

Qgil closed this task as Declined.Jun 30 2015, 11:38 PM

Declining without sadness, then. I think the Wikimania Hackathon will not need these main areas to be a success. :)