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Nominations for the Executive Committee-2013/Moksh Juneja

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Nomination form for Wikimedia Chapter EC Election

(To be initiated by Proposer and updated by Seconder and the Candidate wishing to contest for Election and submitted as per the due date)

Proposal details

Name of the candidate: Moksh Juneja

Membership ID (can be updated by Candidate later):INDI-129 Member Since (can be updated by Candidate later):2011

(As per Wikimedia Chapter by-laws, a Member for election to Executive Committee should have been member for at least 3 months before the date of the meeting of the AGM/Election).


Name: Pradeep Mohandas

Signature(Use Wiki Signature): Prad2609 18:40, 12 July 2013 (IST)

Membership ID: INDI-285


Name: Gautam John

Signature(Use Wiki Signature): Gautam John 19:01, 12 July 2013 (IST)

Membership ID: INDI - 005

Name: Arnav Sonara

Signature(Use Wiki Signature): Rangilo Gujarati 19:11, 12 July 2013 (IST)

Membership ID: India - 305

Acceptance by the Candidate

Short Profile (including past involvement in Wikimedia activities in not more than 100 words):

  • My First Edit has been in June 2006, I have been part of the Wikipedia movement since last 7 years
  • Was the Secretary, First National WikiConference in Mumbai in 2011[1]
  • Avignyata Inc. which my digital marketing, consulting startup was the sponsor and support at the WikiConference India for social media[2]
  • I was part of organizing team for Wikipedia Women's Workshop in Mumbai with the objective being to get maximum participation for editing by women. We had an astounding attendance and participation of 70+ women learning, editing, discussing topics which core to their interest.[3]
  • Taking out time, from my entrepreneurial venture, have conducted Wikipedia editing workshops at VJTI and other places.
  • Have been organizing, attending the Wikipedia meetups, held in Mumbai


Position Statement/Letter of intent (in not more than 200 words):

  • Want to help the Wikimedia movement in India, where I want bring in the languages to start contributing, editing Wikipedia their individual languages.
  • Want to help expand the Wikimedia India Chapter by carrying out fund raising activities and burden less on the efforts on volunteers to raise finances, rather help each of them to focus on their main activity of contributing to Wikimedia projects.
  • Given the Background that i have of teaching, training and speaking at Wikipedia events and others, have realized the importance of giving hands on training on editing articles and sharing basic principles of Wikipedia, with this knowledge would like to propose more academies on education institutes.
  • Foresee having own office and employees that will spreadhead the Wikimedia movement in India


I Moksh Juneja solemnly affirm to hold the aims and objectives of Wikimedia Chapter in highest esteem and strive to the best of my ability in serving the cause of Wikimedia Chapter.


Date:July 13, 2013

Signature(Use Wiki Signature):Mokshjuneja 18:41, 13 July 2013 (IST)

Name: Moksh Juneja