Agenda 1Mar11/Steve's Report

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Activities to report[edit | edit source]

1)Bristol Saturday March 19

http://uk.wikimedia.org/wiki/Bristol_Wiki_Academy_1

In addition to students from both universities that are being invited by the senior professors involved in organising this event...other likely attendees: ARKIVE/Wildscreen http://www.arkive.org/about/wildscreen.html; Knowle West Media centre http://www.kwmc.org.uk/index.php?project=51; Bristol Cathedral School http://www.bccs.bristol.sch.uk/bccsonline.html; Bristol Festival of Ideas; Bristol Media; BBC Bristol and other possible content share/donor organisations

2) Speakers for AGM

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noreena_Hertz - agreement in principle (need to confirm) - would be 'sharing her' with Festival of Ideas who would run an evening event

3) ARKIVE - very interested in shaping a programme to take a 'In Residency' person for a few weeks whose job would be to process 11,000 article content + build e-volunteer program + work on improving links on existing Wiki pages relating to all things arkive

Outstanding actions[edit | edit source]

  • AT to work with SV on sending out AGM notices.
  • SV to work with JS on inviting speakers for the AGM/Annual Conference