Wikimania 2020, the 16th major conference of the Wikimedia movement, is organized as a collaboration by the Wikimedia Foundation and with the volunteers, chapters and user groups of the Wikimedia East, Southeast Asia and the Pacific (ESEAP).
The Wikimedia Foundation a nonprofit organization that supports and operates Wikipedia and its sister free knowledge projects. Wikipedia is the world’s free knowledge resource, spanning more than 40 million articles across nearly 300 languages. Every month, more than 200,000 people edit Wikipedia and Wikimedia projects, collectively creating and improving knowledge that is accessed by more than 1 billion unique devices every month. This all makes Wikipedia one of the most popular web properties in the world. Based in San Francisco, California, the Wikimedia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charity that is funded primarily through donations and grants.
Wikimedia ESEAP or East, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Regional Cooperation is a regional collaborative composed of nationalities & Wikimedia affiliates of Indonesia, Taiwan, Australia, Korea, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, China, Hong Kong, Vietnam, New Zealand and Myanmar. Membership also include nationalities and informal communities of Brunei, Cambodia, Japan, Laos, Macau, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, and Timor Leste (East Timor).