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From Wikimania 2010 • Gdańsk, Poland • July 9-11, 2010

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destination: Attendees
source update: 2010-01-24
General attendees final photo

The Wikimania 2010 was attended by ca 500 participants from 67 countries
(ordered here by participant count):
Poland, United States of America, Germany, United Kingdom, Russia, France, India, Sweden, Netherlands, Canada, Spain, Czech Republic, Brazil, Argentina, Ukraine, Indonesia, Finland, Israel, Albania, Hungary, Australia, Mexico, Italy, Bangladesh, Azerbaijan, Serbia, Norway, Taiwan (Republic of China), Saudi Arabia, Austria, Macedonia, Egypt, Belgium, Estonia, Portugal, Bolivia, Afghanistan, Switzerland, Sudan, Lithuania, Kenya, Armenia, Slovenia, Iran, Japan, Chile, Turkey, Uruguay, China (People's Republic), Kyrgyzstan, Benin, Tunisia, Syria, Cape Verde, Romania, Greece, Nepal, Malaysia, Jordan, Denmark, Ireland, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, Malta, Algeria, Burma, Pakistan.

Pre-conference stuff (to be moved to new subpage)

You can express your intention of attending Wikimania 2010 in this page. Your friends and other people may be interested and the organizers can better guess the estimated number of participants. Please note that this is not the official registration.

Add yourself. I will attend:

Definitely (100%)

Country Username Languages Arrival Departure Comment
be Belgium Jeroen De Dauw nl-N, en-3 2010-07-9 2010-07-12 morning Maps and Semantic Maps, MediaWiki Extension Management‎
de Germany 80686 als-N, de-N, en-3, fr-1, sv-1 Wikipedia Offline
de Germany Church of emacs de-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
no Norway Laaknor no-N, en-3 2010-07-07 2010-07-12 -
de Germany Superbass de-N, en-3, fr-1 2010-07-10 2010-07-13
gb United Kingdom WereSpielChequers en
in India lunickhatiwala en,ru
rs Serbia grzayu English, Greek, Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian, Bulgarian
us United States bastique en-N, fr-3, es-2 2010-07-06 2010-07-13
us United States Dvortygirl en, es-3
no Norway Jon Harald Søby nb, nn-3, en-3, sv-3, da-2, de-1, es-1, sw-1, eo-1 2010-07-07 2010-07-12 Going from Trondheim to Stockholm, then taking the July 6 boat from Stockholm to Gdańsk, arriving the next day.
de Germany Kolossos de-N,en-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-11
nl Netherlands Siebrand nl, en, de 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
de Germany FDengler de-N, en-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-11 Semantic Result Formats: Automatically transforming structured data into useful output formats
ca Canada marclaporte en-N, fr-N, es-1 several days before several days after
de Germany DR ru-N, uk-4, de-3, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
Sri Lanka Unknown country dviraj Sinhala
au Australia Jpatokal en-N, fi-N, ja-3 etc
IN India Tinucherian en-2,ml-N,ta-1,hi-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-13
UY Uruguay Marinna es 2010-07-05 2010-07
de Germany Jérôme fr-N, de-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
PH Philippines Nonito Eddie A. Napigkit English, Filipino 2010-07-06 2010-07-13 I really want to attend the conference and be part of it actively. But my participation is dependent on scholarship. If the request is granted, then I will attend.
br Brazil Solstag pt-N, en-3, it-2, es-2 < 2010-07-09 > 2010-07-11 Ni!
India Unknown country Shakilur English, Bengali, Hindi, Tamil When you say When you say Love to be a part of this
us United States Philippe (WMF) en July 6 July 12
se Sweden Mike en-3, sv-N, de-1
us United States LGGreen English July 8 July 12
us United States Tiffany Smith English July 8 2010-07-12
us United States Ryan lane en-N, ja-1 2010-07-02 2010-07-12
USA Unknown country Davidevanharris en-N, pt-4, es-3, fr-2
eg Egypt disooqi Ar-N , en-2 I am very happy to attending this conference and I will participate effectively in it.
cl Chile B1mbo es-N, en-3 Scholarship request approved :)
np Nepal RajeshPandey ne-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 I'd love to be a part.
ar Argentina Isha es-N, en-2
hk Hong Kong Yuyu en, zh, fr-2 July 7 July 12 -
in India cursed_mask English before time after the conference ends Scholarship confirmed... looking forward to meet you guys
AR Argentina MotherForker es-N en-3
br Brazil everton137 pt-N, en-2 July 8 July 12 or 13 I'm anxious for being there!
se Sweden Ainali sv-N, en-3, no-1, da-1 2010-07-07 (?) ?
se Sweden Kristo sv-N, en-3, no-1, da-1 2010-07-07 (?) ?
hu Hungary Tgr hu-N, en-2, de-1 - - -
NL Netherlands GerardM Nl EN-4 DE-2
id Indonesia BlackKnight Indonesian, English Jul 8th Jul 12th Meet you there!
id Indonesia Mimihitam Indonesian, English July 8 July 12
Indonesia Unknown country linovtech Indonesian Indonesian It Training Center IT Education most important for technology knoladgement
us United States CaptainSwing en-N 7/7/2010 7/12/2010
BR Brazil Nevinho pt-N, en-2, fr-1, es-1 set by travel agent set by travel agent I´m happy I will be there
ph Philippines Sky Harbor en-N, tl-N, es-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 Scholarship granted. Woohoo! :D
cv Cape Verde Waldir en-3, pt-N, es-1 2010-07-08 (tentative) 2010-07-12 (tentative)
MEX Unknown country luzazul es-N, en-3, fr-2 before after thanks for the scholarship!
tw Unknown country hothwa zh-N, en-3 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
us United States dmgultekin en-N, es-2
US United States bollacker en-N, de-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
cn China yingyuanli cn-N,en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 It will be definite for me to attend this conference, if there is the Scholarship for me.
au Australia Jpatokal en-N, fi-N, ja-3 July 6 July 11
us United States In2thats12 en-N 2010-07-06 2010-07-11 Also presenting at WikiSym
br Brazil Castelobranco pt-N, en-3, eo-3 July 6 July 14 -
IL Israel Harel he-N, en-4, de-3 2010-07-09 2010-07-12 Looking for partners to turn my submission into a panel
fi Finland JuhaV fi-N, en-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
ee Estonia WikedKentaur et, en, de, ru 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
es Spain Lucien leGrey es, en-4, fr-2 9 12
de Germany Jojoona de, en, fr 7 July 11 July also attending Wikisym
de Germany Elya de-N, en-3, uk-3, ru-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-13
ca Canada Regis Barondeau en-N, fr-N, pt-1, de-2 several days before July 12
de Germany Letzte*Spieler ru-N, de-3, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
pl Poland kocio pl-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
LK Sri Lanka Mayooranathan ta.N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
fr France Kimdime frN, en3, es3 8 12
hu Hungary fij hu-N, en-4, de-3 Jul/08 Jul/11 or 12
fr France Seb35 fr-N, en-3, de-3, fi-1, es-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
us United States west.andrew.g en-N es-1 July 5, 2010 July 11,2010 Giving an anti-vandalism presentation. Also attending/presenting at WikiSym.
de Germany Lecartia de-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
fr France Dodoïste fr-N, en-3, de-1, 8 13
de Germany Avatar de-N, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
de Germany Friedel Völker de-N, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-13 from s/w Germany by train via Berlin and Szczecin, maybe travelling around Poland after the conference
mx Mexico El Ágora es-N, en-3, it-2, pt-2, de-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
us United States Phoebe English 2010-07-03 2010-07-13 wikimania 4eva
rs Serbia Dungodung sr, en, 2010-07-08 Undecided Will be traveling around Poland after the conference
fr France Jean-Frédéric fr-N,en-3,es-1, 2010-07-08 2010-07-13
uk United Kingdom Jdforrester en-N 2010-07-06 2010-07-13 WikiTrain arrival.
ca Canada Coren fr-N, en-4, es-2, ja-1, de-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-13
Au Australia Witty lama en-N, Sv-1, Fr-2 2010-07-06 2010-07-13 Coming on the Wikitrain!
in India Shijualex ml-N, en-3, ta-1, kn-1, hi-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-14 -
us United States Austin en-N, es-2, nl-1 Organizer
jp Japan Takot ja-N, en-3 2010-07-07 19:35 LO356 2010-07-12 09:00 LO395 @GDN airport.
pl Poland Polimerek pl-N, en-3 2010-07-07 ? 2010-07-11 ? with Wikiexpedition
si Slovenia Amazone7 pl-1, de-3, en-3 2010-07-09 2010-07-12 Giving a presentation about using Wikipedia as a learning aid in secondary education. Will be travelling around Poland after the conference.
si Slovenia Eleassar pl-1, en-3, fr-2, de-1 2010-07-09 2010-07-12 Coming there to help my partner Amazone7 with her presentation. Will be travelling around Poland after the conference.
nl Netherlands Catrope nl-N, en-4, de-2, fr-1 2010-07-07 2010-07-12
no Norway Arrto fi-N, en-3, no-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-11 I will be hosting the panel Minority Languages and Wikipedia. I'm looking forward to meeting you there!
ar Argentina galio es-N, en-3, fr-2, pt-1, it-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
de Germany Raymond de-N, en-4, nl-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-13
de Germany M.L de-N, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-18
de Germany DerHexer de-N, en-3, grc-3, la-3, es-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-18
us United States Mike Linksvayer en-N 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
au Australia Pfctdayelise en-N Monday
USA Unknown country Nwbrewer English July 6th July 11th
sa Saudi Arabia OsamaK ar-N en-2 July 8 July 14
mx Mexico Ivanmartinez es-N, en-2 Thanks for the scholarship. :)
us United States Cbrown1023 en, es-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 not completely sure about arrival/departure yet
uk United Kingdom shimgray en-N, fr-1, es-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
us United States Mindspillage en-N, es-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 I hesitate to say 100% for fear of waking an angry volcano, but I am definitely looking forward to attending...
us United States Stu en-N, es-1, ru-1 2010-07-07 2010-07-11
us United States Walkerma en-N 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
gb United Kingdom Deryck Chan en-4, zh-N, de-1, ja-1 2010-07-07 2010-07-12 Arriving on the Wiki-train
us United States Eloquence de-N, en-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 Also at WikiSym. It will be crazy/fun :-)
us United States [[::m::user:guillom|guillom]] fr-N, en-3, de-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
de Germany Bücherwürmlein de-N, en-3, es-1, (la-2) 2010-07-08 2010-07-13
fr France Ash_Crow fr-N, en-3, de-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
fr France Kropotkine_113 2010-07-07 2010-07-12
be Belgium henna nl/nl-N en-4 fr-2 is-1 de-1 2010-06-21 2010-07-12
no Norway Kjetil_r no, en
us United States Brion VIBBER en-N,eo-3,fr-1
us United States Jodi.a.schneider en-N,fr-1, es-1 - 2010-08-12 Also at WikiSym
fr France Anthere fr-5, en-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 Also attending WikiSym
Germany Unknown country Benedikt Kaempgen German, English 8th of July 2010, 17:30 12th of July 2010, 15:30 Looking forward to my first visit of Wikimania.
FI Finland Cimon Avaro fi-N, en-5, se-2, de-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-14 Travelling on the Finnlines ferry direct from Helsinki to Gdynia which is a local train away from Gdansk (35 minutes). (coming on M/S Finnmaid, and going home with M/S Finnlady) ;-)
FR France Serein fr-N, en-2, de-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
nl Netherlands Multichill nl-N, en-3, de-1, fr-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 Will be presenting Submissions/Batch uploading at Commons.
de Germany rockoprem en-N, de-2 9th afternoon 12th morning Hope to get an accommodation soon!
NL Netherlands Gritzko ru, en 5 Jul 2010 11 Jul 2010 Submissions/Federating_Wikipedia
Fr France bzg Fr, En 7/7/2010 7/11/2010 Glad to come!
it Italy Aubrey it, en 8/07 12/07 Scholarship awarded.
de Germany Raboe001 de-N, en-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
es Spain Góngora es-N, en-4, ca-4 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 I did a submission.
cat Unknown country KRLS ca-N, es-4, en-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
ca Canada Eclecticology en, fr 2010-07-06 2010-07-13
de Germany Daniel Herzig de-N, en-3, fr-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
it Italy Nemo_bis it-N, en-2 2010-07-5 2010-07-12
Kenya Unknown country Abbasjnr Swahili and English 8th July 2010 12th July 2010 First time to attend Wikimania. Really excited:-)
ca Canada mrjcleaver en 6th July 2010 12th July 2010 attending http://www.wikisym.org too
us United States Frank Schulenburg de-N, en-3, fr-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 Will also attend WikiSym
US United States Steven Walling en-N 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 Also attending part of WikiSym.
ad Andorra cdani ca 7/8/2010 7/12/2010
Poland Unknown country cienkamila polish, english 09.06.2010 11.-6.2010
dk Denmark fnielsen da, en-3, sv-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 Also attending WikiSym.
us United States econterms en-N, fr-1 2010-07-06 2010-07-12 hopeful for wikis in government and science
es Spain Gustavocarra es-N,en-3,ca-2,de-1,pt-1,it-1,fr-1 9 12
fr France Edhral fr-N, en-2 (?) 2010/07/06 2010/07/12
us United States Howief en-N 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
fr France TCY fr-N, en-2 2010-07-12
pl Poland pundit pl-N,en-4,de-1,ru-1 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
pl Poland Adoomer pl-N, en-2 2010-07-06 2010-07-10
cz Czech Republic Juan de Vojníkov cs-N, en-3, es-3, pl-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
cz Czech Republic Mormegil cs-N, en-2, de-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
AR Argentina cadaverexquisito es-N, en-3, fr-3, de-1 Very happy to meet you all in Gdansk
uk United Kingdom natkabrown ru-N, en-4 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 Wiki for collaborative translations of folk songs, fairy-tales, prayers,etc.
pl Poland Nux pl-N, en-3, de-1 I'm sure I will show up, not sure when.
de Germany Stefan64 de-N, en-3 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
cz Czech Republic Danny B. cs-N, en-3, sk-3, fr-1, ru-1 2010-07-07 2010-07-12
cz Czech Republic Milda cs-N, en-2, sk-2 2010-07-07 2010-07-12
Netherlands Unknown country Effeietsanders nl, en, de-1 2010-07-05 2010-07-13
uk United Kingdom Natkabrown ru-N, en-4 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
il Israel Amire80 ru, he-5, en-4, ca-3, es-2, it-2, lt-1 2010-07-08 evening 2010-07-13 evening
br Brazil Pietro Roveri pt-N, en-2 July 8 July 12 Submissions/The_organization_of_lusophone_Wikipedia
pl Poland Julo pl-N, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
au Australia Stevenbird en-N, fr-2, pt-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-10 The Language Commons Wiki
pl Poland Blueye pl-N, en-3, de-1, ru-1
us United States thumper en-N 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
de Germany Kurt_Jansson de-N, en-3, fr-1 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
ua Ukraine Erud ru-N, uk-4, en-3, el-1 2010-07-09 2010-07-12
pl Poland Lukaszeq pl-N, en-u 2010-07-11 2010-07-11 I'll be there!
pl Poland masti pl,en-4,de-3,ru-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
us United States Cspurrier en-N 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
ru Russian Federation Ctac ru-N, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
de Germany 32X de, en-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-11/12
Spain Italy Unknown country Lilaroja - Mayo Fuster Morell EN ES CAT IT 07/07/2010 12/07/2010 Happy to be here
de Germany Mglaser de-N,en-4 2010-07-09 2010-07-12 Blue note, Selenium Framework
ru Russian Federation Dinamik ru-N, en-2 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
Norway Unknown country Gnurkel no-N, en-3 2010-07-06 2010-07-11 PM for Genero and Informed Individual projects
us United States Eekim en 2010-07-06 2010-07-12
Switzerland Unknown country Lupo E / G / F 8.07.10 12.07.10
Pl Poland Magix pl-N, en-u 2010-07-08 2010-07-12
pl Poland Sylwia Ufnalska pl-N, en-4 2010-7-10 2010-7-10 also Wikiexpedition
Bangladesh Unknown country nasir8891 Bengali 2010-07-08 2010-07-15 got the scholarship :-D
cu Cuba emilio25 es-2 2010-07-08 cubana airlines I need a visa to go to Gdańsk. How can i do? Somebody can help me? please callme: +(535)2421461

Maybe (25%-75%)

Probably (75%)

Country Username Languages Arrival Departure Comment
nl Netherlands Dedalus nl-N, en-3
cn China zwm0426 zh-N en-4, jp-2, sp-1, fr-1, ru-1, de-1
en Unknown country 04wilsonm en-3 2010-07-01 2010-07-14
cy Cyprus Joejum2002 en-3 July 11 July 18 I really want to be part of it
de Germany Stefan de-N, en-3, es-2, fi-1, pt-1
in India Pramukh Arkalgud Ganeshamurthy English, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Bengali, Konkani Well before time After the event Its my dream to participate actively in this conference but i can attend only with the help of scholarship assistance
eg Egypt ehabmhg Ar-N , en-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-11
ve Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of Wilfredor es,en-3 I hope the scholarship will be accepted
in India arjunaraoc en-3, hi-2,te-3,kn-2
es Spain Joseaperez es-N,en-2.fr-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-11
GB United Kingdom Dsvyas Gujarati, English, Hindi 08-07-2010 11-07-2010 Eager to attend, but all depends on approval of Scholarship. Would even love to volunteer in whatever capacity I can, if I am there
Switzerland Unknown country Ustunb English, French 8 July 12 July will seek collaborators to participate in ICD revision.
ro Romania andreionutz en-3, fr-2
United States Unknown country Lbwelch English July 8 July 12
jo Jordan Ramez Quneibi ar-N en-2 - - -
ua Ukraine Perohanych uk-N, ru-4, en-3, pl-3 2010-07-08 2010-07-12 I plan to come by car, I also need invitations for me and my friend
pl Poland Marcin Łukasz Kiejzik pl-N, en-1,5 2010-07-09 2010-07-11
IN India Gurubrahma te-N,en-3,hi-2 08 July 12 July Am most probably there - Would confirm my talk shortly
ch Switzerland Pakeha de-N, en-4, fr-4, it-4 08/09 July 12/13 July Most probably coming by train Sorry, I won't be able to come
EU Unknown country Mentifisto Most likely, if I don't procrastinate to death.
Polska Unknown country kzubik Polski

Unsure (50%)

Country Username Languages Arrival Departure Comment
de Germany André Karwath de-N, en-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-11
de Germany Sicherlich de-N, en-3, pl-2 2010-07-09 2010-07-11
ke Kenya Xelawafs en-N, sw-N Hoping to get a travel scholarship from Wikimedia
US United States ike9898 en-N
US United States Elonka en-N, fr-2, es-2, pl-1 Dependent on scholarship request
GB United Kingdom Theamazinchipmunk en-N, de-3, es-3 I do not know when I think I will go or leave ditto I really want to go!!!
DE Germany Purodha en-4, de-N, ksh-N
it Italy Maurice_Carbonaro en-N, it-N, scn-N, fr-2 2010-07-03 2010-07-13 Please get in touch with me so we can discuss if attend this event or not
EG Egypt Ihabelshora ar-N, en-1 Waiting Waiting Waiting for Scholarship Request (REQUESTED)
ca Canada OlEnglish en-N, pl-1 Depending on scholarship request. I can't afford it!
in India P.M.Somani EN, GU
us United States Zobango en-N, es-1 2010-07-08 2010-07-11 I applied for a scholarship. If I get accepted, then I will go
In India literature100 English Depends on the Wikimania scholarship
fr France Darkdadaah fr-N, en-2 Waiting Waiting Hopefully waiting for a scholarship
chile Unknown country Rociovn87 Spanish / English / Portugese I really interested on participate actively in this conference but I can not aford the travel without the help of the scholarship assistance.
GB United Kingdom Lord_Anubis en-N, ar-N, fr-1 Waiting Waiting Pending Scholarship.

ua Ukraine AS uk-N, en-1, ru-4, pl-3
DE Germany itu en-2 , de-N not attending... :(

Probably not (25%)

Country Username Languages Arrival Departure Comment
- Jan eissfeldt de-N, en-3, es-2, nl, etc. 2010-07-10 2010-07-10 scientific conferences around
my Malaysia Bejinhan en-N, ms-2 Conflicting prior-planned schedule.
us United States apraetor en-N, fr-2 e^i e^1+2
Lb Lebanon Scorpiondevil en-1,fr-2,Ar-N WikiBlogger project
Ye Yemen email4mobile En-3, Ar-N Might not arrive in time till confirmed flights schedule from Yemen (8-9th July, 2010).
Solomon Islands Unknown country Mlyn m26 English Conflicting schedule for me :) I'll be in touch - ONLINE :))
china Unknown country michael226 chinese
ar Argentina Marianocecowski en-3, es-N

Surely not (0%)

Country Username Languages Arrival Departure Comment
FR France ArnoLagrange eo fr de-2 en-2 mi ne rajtas elvojaĝi el Francio
US United States Az1568 en N/A N/A Financial reasons.
hk Hong Kong Pedist zh, en - - I am not be able to attend wikimania this year. Looking forward to see you all in 2011.
fi Finland Yupik en-n, fi-5, other languages visible on en:wiki Outbreak of chicken pox in family; banned from flying. See you at 2011!