Here are a list of Wikidata and other related events, meetups and hackathons planned at Wikimania. All sessions are open to everyone and personally I recommend you attend all of them, especially if you are new to Wikidata or want to get more actively involved in the community.
- Staff attending Wikimania from Wikimedia Deutschland
Here is a quick list for you all of staffers from WMDE attending Wikimania who have some part to play in Wikidata/Wikibase. Go say hi to them and thank them for all their amazing work!
- Abraham Taherivand
- Daniel Kinzler
- Jens Ohlig
- Katie Filbert
- Lydia Pintscher (She has a few t-shirts, stickers, notebooks and pins. Find her if you want one ;-))
- Thiemo Mättig
- Community members attending
Add yourself below if you are attending!
Thursday August 7th
Friday August 8th
- Lydia Pintscher (Featured Speaker) - 10:30 to 11:00 in the Barbican Hall
- How to use Wikidata - 11:30 to 12:00 in the Barbican Hall
- Open Data Roundtable - 12:30 to 13:30 in the Barbican Hall
- The timeline of everything using Wikipedia and Wikidata - 14:30 to 15:00 in Frobisher 456
- Official statistics and Wikidata - 15:30 to 16:00 in Frobisher 456
Saturday August 9th
- OpenStreetMap - what is it and what does it mean for Wikimedians? - 09:30 to 10:30 in the Fountain Room
- Categories: Do we need them in the times of Wikidata? - 12:15 to 13:00 in the Discussion Room
Sunday August 10th
- Wikidata Label-a-thon - 9:30 to 10:00 in the Hammerson Room
- Wikidata - current state and Q&A - 9:30 to 10:00 in the Barbican Hall
- The opportunities and challenges of Wikidata - 10:00 to 10:30 in the Barbican Hall
- Wikidata Toolkit - 15:00 to 15:30 in the Auditorium 2
- Wikidata Meetup - Some day some where. That's all we know!