Speaker of the Day: Mathias Schindler


Mathias Schindler will be speaking at the Cultural Heritage Workshop which will be held on Friday, 5th of June from 11:30h – 12:30h in the Saski Room during the CEPIC Congress 2015 in Warsaw.

Mathias Schindler is a Berlin based Local Assistant to Julia Reda, MEP (Pirate party Germany, Vice president Greens/EFA) and a Wikipedia volunteer. From 2009 to 2014 worked as a project manager at Wikimedia Germany, department of politics and society. His work there included forging a partnership with the German National Archive and the release of 100.000 images under a free Creative Commons license. Mathias has also been very involved in the discussions around Open Data legislation.