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'''Short Profile (including past involvement in Wikimedia activities in not more than 100 words)'''
 
'''Short Profile (including past involvement in Wikimedia activities in not more than 100 words)'''
  
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* Contribute to creating and maintaining Museum articles and lists in India and Asia. Details in userpage [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Arunram/GLAM_contributions '''here''']
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* Active contributor to: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_India List of museums in India]
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* Creator of: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_archives_in_India List of Archives in India]
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* Created primary content for [http://wiki.wikimedia.in/GLAM_India GLAM India] pages on the chapter wiki.
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* Played a key role in [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/NM GLAM workshop] at [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Museum,_New_Delhi National Museum], New Delhi. 40 volunteers and staff trained. 4 researched articles created as output with QR codes. 
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* Support  [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Handicrafts_and_Handlooms_Museum,_New_Delhi Crafts Museum] [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:GLAM/Crafts_Museum GLAM project] to help set expectations, negotiate and sign off the MoU with Director.
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* Support GLAM multiple meetings with institutions during Liam Wyatt's visit to [http://wiki.wikimedia.in/GLAM_2011 India] and [http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Projects:GLAM_2011/Bangalore_Feb2011 Bangalore].
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* GLAM meetings with [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Government_Museum_%28Bangalore%29 Government Museum], Bangalore. Asst Director and staff.
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* GLAM Talk to staff at [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assam_State_Museum Assam State Museum], Guwahati in December 2013. Included meeting with Head of Museums across Assam.
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* GLAM introduction to staff member at [http://www.tripadvisor.in/Attraction_Review-g668044-d3705507-Reviews-Kohima_Museum-Kohima_Nagaland.html Nagaland State Museum], Kohima in December 2013
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* Meetings with Head of [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_East_Zone_Cultural_Centre North East Cultural center], Dimapur. Custodian of  museum there that houses priceless artifacts of the Konyak tribe.
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'''Position Statement/Letter of intent (in not more than 200 words):'''
 
'''Position Statement/Letter of intent (in not more than 200 words):'''
  
I, _________ 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.
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I am quite familiar with GLAM institutions in India and have the experience to get member focus on some key projects that could make a difference. I would be keen to work on the following with member and community support:
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* Create  more awareness among members about GLAM projects and their significance.
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* Partner with a few key museums in India to do joint projects.
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* Catalog museums and archives in India.
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* Enhance content about cultural objects in collaboration with GLAM institutions.
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* Work with Indic wikipedias to get some of these translated with community help.
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I, __Arun Ramarathnam___ 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.
  
Place:
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Place: Bangalore
  
Date:
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Date: 27-Oct-2014
  
Signature(Use Wiki Signature):
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Signature(Use Wiki Signature): [[User:Arunram|Arunram]] 02:34, 27 October 2014 (IST)
  
Name:
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Name: Arun Ramarathnam
  
 
== Voting ==
 
== Voting ==
  
 
#Place your vote here, and sign.
 
#Place your vote here, and sign.

Revision as of 02:34, 27 October 2014


(To be initiated by Proposer and updated by Seconder and the Candidate wishing to contest for position of SIG Chair)

To be the chair of GLAM

Proposal details

Candidate

Name of the candidate: Arun Ramarathnam

Membership ID (can be updated by Candidate later): INDI-003

Member Since (can be updated by Candidate later): 2011

Proposer:

Name: Viswanathan Prabhakaran

Signature(Use Wiki Signature): വിശ്വപ്രഭViswaPrabhaTalk 21:35, 26 October 2014 (IST)

Membership ID: INDI-173

Seconder:

Name:JAYANTA NATH

Signature(Use Wiki Signature):--Jayanta Nath 21:37, 26 October 2014 (IST)

Membership ID:INDI - 062

Acceptance by the Candidate

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


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

I am quite familiar with GLAM institutions in India and have the experience to get member focus on some key projects that could make a difference. I would be keen to work on the following with member and community support:

  • Create more awareness among members about GLAM projects and their significance.
  • Partner with a few key museums in India to do joint projects.
  • Catalog museums and archives in India.
  • Enhance content about cultural objects in collaboration with GLAM institutions.
  • Work with Indic wikipedias to get some of these translated with community help.

I, __Arun Ramarathnam___ 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.

Place: Bangalore

Date: 27-Oct-2014

Signature(Use Wiki Signature): Arunram 02:34, 27 October 2014 (IST)

Name: Arun Ramarathnam

Voting

  1. Place your vote here, and sign.