Wikipedia takes Design (Cape Town)

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The Wikipedia takes Design event is a workshop hosted by Wikimedia ZA, the d-school (University of Cape Town) and the Montebello Design Centre. The focus of the event is to introduce Wikipedia editing to design professionals. By providing a frendly space to learn how to participate in the free knoweldge community it is hoped that workshop participants will controbute their knowelge and talent to help grow free knoweldge.


Date: Saturday, 2 November 2019
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Location: Montebello Design Centre, Newlands, Cape Town



The workshop will focus on:

  • How to edit Wikipedia
  • Introducing the five pillars of editing Wikipedia
  • Controbuting creative content to commons
  • A conversation on how design professionals can controbute to free knoweldge
  • Introduciton to Open Copyright
  • Answer any questions they might have about Wikipedia or the Free Knoweldge Movement generally.

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