Submissions/Geodata in Wikimedia projects
This is an open submission for Wikimania 2010.
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Geodatas in Wikimedia projects
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The presentation will show the work of en:Wikipedia:WikiProject Geographical coordinates and present the results of this data extraction: de:Wikipedia:WikiProjekt_Georeferenzierung/Wikipedia-World/en The Wikipedia-World project is a project of the lecturer and use the interwikilinks to bring the coordinates to more than 270 languages.
The presentation will also give a short introduction to the work of commons:Commons:Geocoding.
After this the talk will speak about the future of geocoding inside Wikipedia. How can we geocode complex objects in wikipedia and show them on a map? The solution seems the cooperation with OpenStreetMap and interfaces like that of Query-to-map.
If there is time and no other place for it on wikimania, the presentation will also show the first results of the Wikipedia-OpenStreetMap-cooperation.
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Knowledge and Collaboration
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- --WikedKentaur 18:57, 23 May 2010 (UTC)
- Multichill 12:41, 24 May 2010 (UTC)
- --DR 11:39, 25 May 2010 (UTC)
- Kocio 21:34, 2 June 2010 (UTC)
- Jeroen De Dauw 05:28, 9 June 2010 (UTC)
- Incnis Mrsi (probably, not certainly) 13:49, 11 June 2010 (UTC)
- Yarl 21:02, 16 June 2010 (UTC)
- Karol007 21:15, 16 June 2010 (UTC)
- Lecartia 11:42, 17 June 2010 (UTC)
- Haasel77 11:31, 8 July 2010 (UTC)
- 32X 19:45, 8 July 2010 (UTC)
We cout make a OSM-WP-meeting after the talk but we could make also a meeting at 14:00 in front of "green hall", I will be there. --Kolossos 08:52, 10 July 2010 (UTC)