Academia and Wikipedia: Critical Perspectives in Education and Research 

An exciting one-day exploration of research into Wikipedia and its use as a teaching instrument, featuring contributions from academics in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and North America.

Full Conference Programme

Conference at a Glance
9:00-9:30 Registration and coffee, School of Education foyer
9:30 to 11:00 Session 1: rooms SE011, 12, 13, School of Education
Coffee and tea break
11:30 to 1:00 Session 2: rooms SE011, 12, 13, School of Education
1:00 to 2:00 Lunch: Pugin Hall
2:30 to 4:00 Session 3: rooms SE011, 12, 13, School of Education
4:30 to 5:30 Keynote by Dr. Bernie Hogan, Oxford Internet Institute, "Generativity, Open Access, and the Politics of Representation: Comparing Wikipedia and Social Media Data for Research"
John Hume Lecture Theatre 2, followed by cheese and wine reception, hosted by Maynooth University Library


 Programme Committee 

Chair, Dr Alison Hood, Dean of Teaching and Learning, Maynooth University 
Dr Denis Casey, Maynooth University
Dr Sharon Flynn, National University of Ireland, Galway 
Dr Susan Giblin, Maynooth University 
Dr Brian McKenzie, Maynooth University 
Dr Maire Ni Mhordha, Maynooth University 
Dr Rebecca O'Neill, Wikimedia Community Ireland