Speaking

Pete Forsyth introduces a panel of media experts at the Newseum in Washington DC, July 2012. Photo by Lvova Anastasiya, available under CC BY 3.0 license.

Pete Forsyth presents, leads interactive workshops, and is available for media interviews. Topics include decision-making in online peer production communities, practical instruction on writing for Wikipedia, and outreach training. Below are links to video, slide decks, or blog coverage of specific sessions.

(click here for Pete Forsyth’s bio)

2014

2013

2012

2011

ACM DL Author-ize serviceCOLT: a proposed center for open teaching and learning

Pete Forsyth & Robert E. Cummings, WikiSym ’11 Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration, 2011. (download stats)

2010

Before 2010

  • Innotech conference: Election 2008 and the Internet: How today’s Web technology is impacting Mass Communication (Portland, Ore., 2009)
  • The Wikipedia Signpost (2009): WikiProject Report: WikiProject Oregon
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting’s Think Out Loud: Encyclopedic Ambitions (Portland, Ore., 2009)
  • Wikipedia for Journalists: Presented on a panel about Wikipedia’s relevance to journalists. (Portland, Ore., 2009)
  • Editorial Board of the Oregon Encyclopedia: Presented on Wikipedia’s editorial and outreach models to editors of newly-launched online encyclopedia. (Portland, Ore., 2008)
  • Politicorps: Presented on using online tools to run a local campaign; Wikipedia’s relevance to political leadership (Portland, Ore., 2007, 2008)