Submissions/Hacking our brains for collaboration

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This is an Open submission for Wikimania 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

Submission no. 7029 - TU, C6
Title of the submission
Hacking our brains for collaboration
Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, poster, birds of a feather discussion)
Author of the submission
Arthur Richards
Language of presentation
E-mail address
Awjrichards (WMF)
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedia Foundation
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)

This workshop will explore relatively recent discoveries in neuroscience about how our brains are wired for social interaction, and how we can use those discoveries to improve our ability to collaborate within the broader Wikimedia movement and in our daily lives. The format of this workshop will be a blend of presentation and discussion.

What will attendees take away from this session? Neuroscience-backed ways for enabling and improving collaboration/collaborative relationships
Theme of presentation
WikiCulture & Community
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?


Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
55 minutes
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Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

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  1. Daniel Mietchen (talk) 03:01, 9 April 2017 (UTC)[reply]
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