Submissions:2014/Global Economic Map: Wikidata project

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Title of the submission
Global Economic Map: Wikidata project
Themes (Proposal Themes - Community, Tech, Outreach, GLAM, Education)
Type of submission (Presentation Types - Panel, Workshop, Presentation, etc)
Author of the submission
Alex Peek
E-mail address
US state or country of origin
United States
Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)
Project page:

The Global Economic Map is a Wikidata project. The goal is to create a standardized economic article (data set) for every country, region and city in the world. The purpose is to systematically organize and centralize economic data from various databases into a single location. This model can be replicated for other scientific fields helping Wikidata meet its potential. The purpose of this presentation is to inspire new ways of utilizing Wikidata.

Length of presentation/talk (see Presentation Types for lengths of different presentation types)
Curated talk 10 minutes
Will you attend WikiConference USA if your submission is not accepted?
Yes if I receive a scholarship to attend
Slides or further information (optional)
Special request as to time of presentations

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