From Wikimania 2012 • Washington, D.C., USA
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Once a year,

Hundreds of participants from around the globe,
Meet at the central conference of the Wikimedia movement -
to create a world in which every single human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge.

Wikimania 2012 in Washington, DC is an event that you can't afford to miss!


  • Early Registration starts: January 23, 2012
  • Regular Registration starts: May 1, 2012
  • Late registration starts: June 23, 2012
  • Accommodation deadline: TBA
(people who paid on or before this date are confirmed to have accommodation as requested).
  • Online registration deadline: July 4, 2012 at 23:59 EDT
  • Conference dates:
    • Pre-Conference: July 10–11
    • Main Conference: July 12–14
    • Unconference: July 15

On-site registration is available from July 10 until July 14.

See also

Registration form

Online registration is now closed. On-site registration is available 10-14 July. On-site registration uses "Late Registration" pricing.


→ Wikimania 2012 Main Conference Pricing
Type Wikimedia editor or student (US$) Without Wikimedia projects username(US$)
Early Registration (all 3 days) $35.00 $55.00
Regular Registration (all 3 days) $45.00 $75.00
Late Registration (all 3 days) $60.00 $95.00


Payment is available through PayPal and all major credit cards.

Included in your registration

  • Access to all days of conference
  • Breakfast for dorm/hostel residents
  • Lunch for all three days of the conference
  • Access to the Wikimania events (Early comers' party, opening ceremony and closing parties)
  • Tours

Not included in your registration

  • Accommodation costs
  • Travel costs
  • Other incidental costs


Accommodations will be handled separately from registration. More details will be available soon. Please contact us in case of any trouble.

If you have questions about transportation to, from, or within Washington, D.C. please refer to our local information page.