Hear from Internet entrepreneur technology visionary Jimmy Wales at Campus London as he shares his story of founding Wikipedia, discusses the future of media, and gives us a look into his newest venture, WikiTribune, and how he's hoping to bring an innovative new approach to journalism.
Jimmy is founder of the online non-profit encyclopedia Wikipedia and serves on the board of trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit charitable organization he established to operate Wikipedia. In April 2017, Jimmy launched WikiTribune - a news website involving professional journalists working alongside volunteers to curate fact checked and reliable articles. In 2006 Jimmy was named in Time magazine’s ‘100 Most Influential People in the World’ for his role in creating Wikipedia.
Watch this fireside chat with Jimmy and Sarah Drinkwater, Head of Campus London, to learn more about Jimmy and what's ahead for journalism and the Internet.
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