The Wikimania Preconference will be held on August 9-10, before the main Wikimania programme (August 11-13). The Preconference will include many events including:
- Wikimedia Foundation Learning Days
- WikiConference North America
- Edit-a-thon for First Nations on Wikipedia
- Wiki Project Med (a day of medicine related talks)
- WMCON Followup Day at Wikimania
- Wikimania Takes Manhattan II (group train trip to Montreal)
and more, to be announced!