Announcing SMWCon Spring 2015
Koerner, Chris L <Chris.Koerner <at> Mercy.Net>
2014-12-17 20:41:03 GMT
Dear MediaWiki users and developers,
SWMCon Spring 2015  will be held in St. Louis, MO USA from Wednesday, May 6th to Friday, May 8th. We’re
hosting SMWCon in the historical garment district of downtown St. Louis City which is now a flourishing
dining, residential, and shopping district. It’s also home to our venue for the conference, T-Rex .
T-Rex is home to numerous startups and incubators, and a really great shared space in the heart of St. Louis.
We are inviting you to submit your contributions to help collect and put together the conference program.
Additionally, please add yourself to the informal list of attendees if you’d like to attend.
=== About SMWCon ===
This twice-yearly conference brings together researchers, users, developers and enthusiasts of
Semantic MediaWiki and related projects, such as Wikidata. Semantic MediaWiki is a family of extensions
to the open-source wiki software MediaWiki (best known for powering Wikipedia) that allow a wiki to store
structured data in addition to textual content, thereby, turning a wiki into a flexible, collaborative
=== Call for Contributions ===
Attendees, talks and tutorials are needed.
SMWCon is a community-driven event. Visit the SMWCon wiki page to learn more, add your name to the list of
attendees, and register your talk.
Your talk does not have to be complete. A short description and length is recommended and will make planning