Wikidata:WikidataCon 2019/Program/Sessions/OpenRefine workshop

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WikidataCon logo ID : SUB-019 OpenRefine workshop
Speaker(s): Simon Cobb Timeblock: tb-saturday Start: 10:00 Slides:
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Room: Darwin Duration: 55min

This workshop will introduce attendees to the OpenRefine software and give them a basic understanding of how it can be used to clean and structure a dataset ready for ingest to Wikidata. Attendees will learn how to import data, identify problems in the dataset, manipulate data with GREL functions, use the Wikidata reconciliation service, create a Wikidata schema and upload their data.

If you are attending this session, please download OpenRefine 3.2 from
The dataset for the workshop is available at
Type: Workshop
Keywords: tool
Notes: #WikidataCon2019_SUB-019
People planning to attend:
  1. Although I am familiar with it, I want to become more comfortable with it :) Papuass (talk) 14:51, 4 September 2019 (UTC)
  2. Thanks for organizing! I will be there as room angel. − Pintoch (talk) 13:56, 17 October 2019 (UTC)
  3. Amadalvarez (talk) 20:08, 17 October 2019 (UTC)
  4. Maria zaos (talk) 07:52, 22 October 2019 (UTC)
  5. Akbar Ali
  6. Mlemusrojas (talk) 08:03, 26 October 2019 (UTC)
  7. ...
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