WikiConference North America/2018

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WikiConference North America 2018
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When and Where
Date 18 - 21 October 2018
City, State Columbus, Ohio, USA
Venues Ohio State University Libraries
Official website
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Columbus Metropolitan Library

WikiConference North America 2018 occurred October 18-21, 2018

  • Thu, Oct 18: Wikidata Day/Hackathon
  • Fri, Oct 19: Culture Crawl
  • Sat/Sun, Oct 20-21: Main Program with Tracks


  • Main: Ohio State University Libraries
  • Co-host: Columbus Metropolitan Library

CITY: Columbus, Ohio, USA


WCNA 2018 Registration


WikiConference North America offered $500 scholarships to offset the travel and/or lodging expenses of select attendees to this conference. Scholarship applications were due August 22, 2018. The Wiki Education Foundation also offered a separate scholarship process for academics submitting presentations under the Academic Peer Review Option.

Please visit the conference wiki page for more information.


Submissions for a workshop, seminar, tutorial, panel, or presentation were open through August 22, 2018 (with an extension period added).

Please visit the conference wiki page for more information.


  • Theme: possibility/posibilidad/possibilité.
  • Colors: gray and red


  • Wikidata's 6th birthday is 29 October
  • Open Access Week is 22-28 October


Organizing team:

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