Through the outreach we hope to engage both experts and Wikimedia volunteers and to inform them about the work done in this field by the Wikimedia movement. Most of the work with press releases etc. In December we hired a new developer to specialize on this work. Our involvement in this work is covered by funding from one of the Swedish water authorities. We have focused a lot of our efforts on documenting how to process a batch upload so that other chapters will be able to replicate our work. We also present the outcome qualitatively by highlighting what we believe to be the most interesting activities and the lessons learnt. We have learnt that we can grow our network by attending major education conferences and this year we were invited to give a presentation at Mötesplats Open Access to university staff in Stockholm and at the International Science Festival in Gothenburg where the audience was approximately people working with science communication.
We are unable to avoid that some double counting will occur as a result of the same individuals attending multiple events we do avoid double counting within events.
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Furthermore, we are planning meetings both on- and offline with different GLAM institutions and decision makers in a number of countries all over the world. This includes work on setting up a new web site, sprucing up our social media presence and intensifying our efforts towards the media. Mälardalens högskola, Institutionen för samhällsteknik. We organised two events at SBU in engaging 17 members of staff and improving 14 Wikipedia articles. Our partners at KTH have worked on the underlying infrastructure witheuro of own financing to improve how Wikispeech will sound.