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The Wikimedia Diversity Conference is designed to facilitate conversation and action on issues of diversity throughout the Wikimedia movement.  The conference will feature speakers, panels, and workshops that outline the case for diversity and consider ways to address the movement’s key diversity challenges.
 
The Wikimedia Diversity Conference is designed to facilitate conversation and action on issues of diversity throughout the Wikimedia movement.  The conference will feature speakers, panels, and workshops that outline the case for diversity and consider ways to address the movement’s key diversity challenges.
  
The conference will be held at the '''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Archives_Building National Archives]''' in Washington, DC on '''June 17–18, 2016'''.  The event will feature a keynote by '''[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zo%C3%AB_Quinn Zoe Quinn]''', co-founder of the [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crash_Override_Network Crash Override Network]; the full [[Schedule|conference program]] will be announced after submissions have been evaluated.
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The conference will be held at the '''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Archives_Building National Archives]''' in Washington, DC on '''June 17–18, 2016'''.  The event will feature a keynote by Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight, the co-founder of the [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiWomen%27s_User_Group WikiWomen's User Group] and [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Women_in_Red WikiProject Women in Red], as well as numerous other presentations, workshops, and roundtable discussions; for more information, please see the '''[[Schedule|session schedule]]'''.
  
To learn more about the conference, please read our [[FAQ]]; attendees should also review the conference [[Safe Space Policy|Safe Space Policy]].  To register for the conference, submit a session proposal, or sign up as a volunteer, please use the buttons below.
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To learn more about the conference, please read our [[FAQ]]; attendees should also review the conference [[Safe Space Policy|Safe Space Policy]].  To register for the conference, please use the button below. '''Registration will close at 3 PM EDT on Thursday, June 16.'''
  
 
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==Hosts==
 
==Hosts==
 
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