Celtic Knot Conference 2019/Submissions/Query Booth

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Submission no.
Query Booth poster at WikidataCon 2017
Title of the submission
Query Booth
Type of submission (Lightening talk, panel, tutorial/workshop, Presentation)
Participative booth during the unconference day
Author of the submission
Léa Lacroix + others
Language of presentation
English + other languages spoken by the participants (French, Breton, etc.)
E-mail address
Lea Lacroix (WMDE)
Country of origin
France (Brittany)
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedia Germany
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)

The Query Booth is a participative area where people can get help with writing queries for Wikidata. The Query Service is a very powerful tool allowing to ask questions to Wikidata, to generate lists or datavisualizations, but it can be a bit intimidating at first. The hosts of the Query Booth will be here to help! Newcomers and more experienced people can come to the table at anytime during the unconference day and get help to create or improve a query. The hosts (ideally 3-4 people) have already experience with the Query Service - they are not necessarily SPARQL experts but they know how to dive in the documentation and find some answers. Come and write your first query with us!

I volunteer to be host at the Query Booth:

What will attendees take away from this session?

People will learn how to query Wikidata and improve their skills in SPARQL

Theme of session
Technology, Interface & Infrastructure

Will you attend Celtic Knot if your submission is not accepted?
Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

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