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Submissions/GLAM and the Featured Article process

From Wikimania 2012 • Washington, D.C., USA

This is a rejected submission for Wikimania 2012.

Submission no.


Title of the submission

Every thing you should know about Featured Articles and GLAM but you've never dared to ask.

Type of submission (panel)
Author of the submission
WereSpielChequers at Gmail dot com
Country of origin

United Kingdom

Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (please use no less than 300 words to describe your proposal)

A panel of people who've been involved in Featured Articles, GLAM or both ready to answer questions on the "natural" fit of the two.


  1. en:User:Johnbod (FA credits include en:Royal Gold Cup)
  2. en:User:Kippelboy (FA credits include ca:Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, ca:Las Meninas (Picasso), ca:Xavier Miserachs...)
  3. TBC
  4. en:User:Raul654 (FA director on the English language Wikipedia)
Track (GLAM - Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums)
Length of presentation/talk (if other then 25 minutes, specify how long)
60 Minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?


Slides or further information (optional)
Special request as to time of presentations (for example - can not present on Saturday)

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  1. AroundTheGlobe
  2. HstryQT 18:32, 4 February 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Saintfevrier 21:09, 6 February 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  4. Drmies.
  5. I have not yet made the jump to committing to organize an effort to bring an article to featured status. Tell me what it means at your presentation. Blue Rasberry (talk) 16:51, 19 January 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  6. I'm in the same boat as Bluerasberry. CT Cooper · talk 20:47, 14 February 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  7. I've done it twice (and five other FPs and FLs), interested what you have to say. Resident Mario 00:11, 16 February 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  8. --Kippelboy (talk) 09:18, 1 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  9. --Poupou l'quourouce (talk) 20:45, 13 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  10. Lvova (talk) 13:28, 14 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  11. Shani (talk) 02:41, 17 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  12. HB-NCBI (talk) 03:48, 18 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  13. Daniel Mietchen - WiR/OS (talk) 22:17, 18 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  14. Add your username here.