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Submissions:2019/Aaron Swartz Hackathon

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This submission has been accepted for WikiConference North America 2019.


Aaron Swartz Hackathon


Aaron Swartz Day

Type of session:



In honor of Aaron's birthday, we are hosting an editathon about topics close to his heart -- transparency, justice, and access to knowledge. The Knowledge Futures Group and friends from around the country are helping update articles on related projects, and compile materials that could be shared in different formats -- from articles to chrestomathies to repositories.

Academic Peer Review option:


Author name:

SJ Klein

E-mail address:

Wikimedia username:


Affiliated organization(s):

New Englan Wikimedians, Knowledge Futures Group, Team Impact

Estimated time:

4 hours

Preferred room size:


Special requests:

Need soul, occasional wifi

Have you presented on this topic previously? If yes, where/when?:


If your submission is not accepted, would you be open to presenting your topic in another part of the program? (e.g. lightning talk or unconference session)