Wikidata - Verifiable, Linked Open Knowledge that Anyone Can Edit - Dario Taraborelli (Head of Wikimedia Research)
From Ewan McAndrew
The talk covers a short history of Wikipedia.
Wikipedia as the front matter to all research.
Wikipedia and altmetrics.
Wikidata: collaboratively curated linked open data
Sample of current biomedical content in Wikidata
Examples of expert curation of scientific open data.
Details of WikiCite: project to to build a repository of all Wikimedia citations and bibliographic metadata and to design data models and technology to improve the coverage, quality, standards-compliance and machine-readability of citations and bibliographic metadata in Wikimedia projects.
Speaker slides are available at doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.3850821.v1 under CC BY.