OneWebDay NYC Educational Workshop - Room 101: Building Common Resources
Saturday Sep 20 2008 - all times pm EST (UTC-4)
2:00 - 2:30 How Wikipedia Works
Michael Verrilli will cover the basics of how and why Wikipedia is so successful, and how you can edit an article.
2:40 - 3:10 The Open Video Project
The purpose of the Open Video Project is to collect and make available a repository of digitized video content for the digital video, multimedia retrieval, digital library, and other research communities. Dean Jansen will walk you through the theory and practice behind this user-powered project.
3:20 - 3:50 Creative Commons Licenses
Fred Benenson will walk you through the Creative Commons licensing scheme and teach you how to share your work and protect it at the same
More info: http://www.onewebday.org/base/index.php/New_York