Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2017/Programme/Submission/SPARQL for absolute beginners

Title of your proposal edit

Name(s) and/or username(s) edit

Tobias Schönberg, User:Tobias1984

Topic edit

  • Wikidata and wikidata related projects
  • Partnerships (GLAM collaborations, Other institutional collaborations, Wiki Medicine projects? STEM?)

Type of submission (Please choose one) edit

  • Workshop (work in groups)

Summary edit

We will practice to write our first SPARQL queries together. We will move through a couple of examples which will introduce you to the SPARQL syntax and and how it works with Wikidata. We will use, so only a laptop and internet connection is required for the session. You don't need any prior programming experience to attend.

Expected outcomes edit

You will hopefully learn enough to be able to continue your SPARQL learning endevour:

  • You will have the vocabulary to discuss SPARQL with people and query the internet for help.
  • You will be confident that it is not something which is impossible to do without a computer science degree.

Duration (without Q&A) edit

  • 1 to ideally 1.5 hours.

Specific requirements edit

Slides or further information edit

Interested co-instructors edit

If you want to get involved in the planning / co-instructing of the session

Interested attendees (Please add yourself, and you may indicate your questions to the presenter). edit

  1. Spiritia 21:34, 11 June 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]