Wikimania facts for kids
Wikimania is an international conference on wikis like Wikipedia. It is organized by the Wikimedia Foundation and brings together authors, programmers, and researchers. It was started in 2005.
Wikimania has been in the following places:
- Frankfurt am Main, Germany (2005)
- Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA (2006)
- Taipei City, Taiwan (2007)
- Alexandria, Egypt (2008)
- Buenos Aires, Argentina (2009)
- Gdańsk, Poland (2010)
- Haifa, Israel (2011)
- Washington, DC (2012)
- Hong Kong (2013)
- London, United Kingdom (2014)
- Mexico, Mexico (2015)
- Esino Lario, Italy (2016)
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada (2017)
- Cape Town, South Africa (2018)
- Stockholm, Sweden (2019)
Wikimania 2020, the sixteenth Wikimedia conference, will be held in Bangkok, Thailand.
- Wikimania page on Wikimedia Foundation
- Wikimania website
Images for kids
Jimmy Wales gives the keynote address at Gdańsk
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