Canadian Music Canada 150 Wikipedia Campaign Workshop/Summit
This workshop is made possible through a Canada 150 Grant from York University and a project grant from the Wikimedia Foundation.
A full day workshop and summit focused on the Canadian Music Canada 150 project.
Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Gerstein Library, University of Toronto. Map.
9:00-10:15 Welcome and panel discussion & best practices for event planning for local edit-a-thons
Panelists: John Dupuis, York University; Amy Furness, Art Gallery of Ontario; Carolyn Doi, University of Saskatchewan
10:15-10:30 Coffee break (provided)
10:30-12:00 Workshop discussion of content areas/overview of Canadian music landscape
Introductory level: basic editing, best practices, citations
Lead by Stacy Allison-Cassin, York University
Wikidata and advanced editing
Lead by Dan Scott, Laurentian University
2:15-2:30 Coffee break (provided)
2:30 – 4:00 Working small group sessions on content creation / open discussions
4:00 – 4:15 Closing remarks