Events

Upcoming Conferences

Creative Commons Global SummitFriday, April 13 • 4:45pm – 5:30pm

Panel Discussion (Stacy Allison-Cassin, York; Alex Stinson, Wikimedia Foundation; Kyl Morrison, Credit River Métis Council; Anna St. Onge, York) We will discuss a project which is using a case study approach to model community collaboration in the creation of linked open data related to Indigenous communities in North America using the Wikimedia platforms. We are working to create heightened awareness around the ethics of open and account for traditional knowledge structures as valid conceptual frameworks with a focus on provisions to respect and defend the agency and authority of individuals, families, and communities to exercise their right to not participate, or have their information used.

Sessions and Speakers