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Wikidata and GLAMs - Jason Evans, Wikimedian in Residence at the National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales, Wikimedia UK, and the editing community have worked together since 2014 to host a Wikimedian in Residence and in August 2017 the National Library appointed a…

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Welsh Wikipedia Thinking Big - Keynote address by Jason Evans at the Celtic Knot 2017 conference

Celtic Knot 2017 keynote presentation - Jason Evans (Wikimedian in Residence at the National Library of Wales) Welsh Wicipedia – Thinking big Jason Evans will discuss his strategy for…

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Celtic Knot 2017 - Panel discussion & closing plenary: The Politics of Language Online

Title: The Politics of Language Online - Plenary Panel Date: 6 July 2017Chair: Lorna Campbell, OER Liaison - Open Scotland, Learning, Teaching and Web Services Division at the University of…

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Y BYWIADUR: the dictionary of life - Duncan Brown (Llên Natur) at Celtic Knot 2017

Y BYWIADUR: the dictionary of life: A joint venture with Wicipedia Cymraeg and other partners. Date: 6 July 2017 Speakers: Duncan Brown. Overview of topic: The Bywiadur is part of the Llên…

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Welsh-language technology and digital media - Gareth Morlais (Welsh Language Unit, Llywodraeth Cymru - Welsh Government)

This presentation will share with the conference what we’ve discovered about the importance of the number of Wikipedia pages in a language in getting better services for that language from…

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Welsh/Celtic speech technology in Wikipedia - Delyth Prys and Dewi Jones at Celtic Knot 2017

Text-to-speech and speech recognition are becoming increasingly important in our digital world. Major languages such as English are well catered for, but smaller languages such as Welsh and the…

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The Celtic Knot: a Wikipedia Language Conference at the University of Edinburgh

The Celtic Knot Conference 2017 is the first Wikipedia Language conference organised in collaboration between the University of Edinburgh and Wikimedia UK focusing on supporting Celtic &…

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