Nairobi

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Date
13 Jan 2011
Time
14:30hrs to 19:30hrs
Venue
Strathmore University Auditorium
Description
Official launch of the Wikipedia Schools Project in Kenya (m:Wikimedia_Kenya/Project_for_Kenyan_Schools)

Keynote guest will be Ting Chen, Chairman of Wikimedia Foundation's Board of Trustees. Other invited delegates include the Ministry of Education officials; officials from the Kenya ICT Board; NGO's; as well as students, teachers and lecturers.

The event will start at around 2.30pm with an opening plenary as well as various talks and presentations. Participants will take a 4 oçlock tea-break and resume with a keynote speech from Ting Chen. Thereafter, a presentation will be made on the Wikipedia for Schools Project followed by a Q&A. A local media personality may give out the closing speech followed by a buffet dinner.

Organizers
Wikimedians in Kenya.
Contact person
Abbas Mahmood, email: abbasjnrathotmail [dot] com