Past Meetup

Multimedia on Wikipedia

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This Meetup is past

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Hi! Live video stream will start around 7pm at
You can ask questions / share feedback at #wikimedia-office IRC

We will show you our latest demos and discuss with you how to create a better multimedia experience on Wikipedia and its sister sites.

We will start our meeting by presenting a vision for multimedia in 2016 and ask you how we can improve it. We will then demo and discuss these new projects together:

media viewer file feedback new video formats campaign tools Here's our proposed agenda for this hour-long meeting:

6:30 pm - Door open. Pizza and drinks. 7:00 pm - Introductions 7:15 pm - Multimedia vision 7:30 pm - New projects 8:00 pm - Group discussion ends 8:30 pm - Meetup ends As a group, we will brainstorm new ways to view, contribute, curate, discover and use media files on Wikipedia, and grow our audio-visual knowledge base in the process.

This is a great opportunity to meet our developers and network with other like-minded community members.

Look forward to seeing you then!

Fabrice Florin and Mark Holmquist
Multimedia Team

P.S.: If you can't wait and want a sneak peek at what we're working on, take a look at our new Media Viewer: