Submissions/How Wikimedia can benefit from companies ?

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This is a rejected submission for Wikimania 2012.

Submission no.

238

Title of the submission
How Wikimedia can benefit from companies ?
Type of submission (workshop, tutorial, panel, presentation)
Presentation
Author of the submission
Christophe Henner
E-mail address
christophe.henner@gmail.com
Username
Schiste
Country of origin
France
Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
Personal homepage or blog
http://schiste.net
Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)

A year ago, in Haifa, I gave a quick overview on how companies could help improve Wikipedia. Few weeks after Wikimania I published a study about the quality of the CAC40 companies articles on the french Wikipedia, I also actually worked with some of those companies on how they could dive into Wikipedia.

This presentation aim to show how companies are the new GLAM and will be able to support our mission by provinding great quality contents.

Track
Wikis and the Public Sector
Length of presentation/talk
25 Minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
Yes
Slides or further information (optional)
Though in french, here is the infography from the study : http://www.blogoergosum.com/28412-entreprises-cac40-wikipedia-livre-blanc
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