WikiCon 2023 Brisbane Program

Event Announcement Program Presenters

Date: Saturday 18 November 2023

Venue: The Conference Room at Punthill Apartment Hotel Spring Hill, 40 Astor Terrace.

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Time Type Title Presenter(s) Notes
9.00 Coffee Meet & Greet
9.15 Introductions Welcome and Acknowledgements Amanda Lawrence and Belinda Spry
9.30-10.30 Lightning talks 5-7 minute talks on current projects, new tools, research or ideas. A chance to share and engage for as many people as possible. Questions to be held over until the end. MC: Emily Mierisch
1. Introduction to Phabricator Sam Wilson
2. My favourite Wikidata scripts Annie Reynolds
3. Wikimedia technical platforms Sam Wilson
4. Korean Wikidata Margaret Donald
5. Wikidata Constraints Annie Reynolds
10.30-11.00 MORNING TEA
11.00-11.30 Workshop Working with Wikidata Alex Lum MC: Including update from Wikidata Conference (Taiwan)
11.30-12.00 Workshop Data visualisations with Wikidata and beyond Kelly Tall


12.00-12.30 Presentation The ACMI WMAU Partnership on Wikidata Paul Duchesne

Simon Loffler(ACMI) (via Zoom) MC:

12.30 - 1.30 LUNCH
1.30 - 2.30pm Panel Wikimedia and knowledge equity advocacy - copyright, open access and other issues MC: Ginny Barbour (Open Access Aus.)

Elliott Bledsoe (Creative Commons Australia)

Trish Hepworth (ALIA)

2.30 - 3.00 Presentation First Nations and Wikimedia - the Jumbunna Report MC:

Kirsten Thorpe

(via Zoom)

3.00 - 3.30 AFTERNOON TEA
3.30 - 4.30 Lightning Workshops 4 x 15 minute workshops MC: Present workshop - 10 mins then time for group break outs to work on new things with experts.
1. Patty Pan for bulk uploading Kerry Raymond
2. Understanding maintenance editing: water in the engine, oil in the radiator? Tom Hogarth
3. Wikimedia Commons Jeremy Ludlow
4. Wikisource Sam Wilson
4.30 - 4.45 Playing with Wikimedia Game Tom Hogarth
4.45 - 5.00 Conclusion Wrap Up Belinda Spry and

Amanda Lawrence

5.00 pm Drinks and Dinner

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