Jimmy Wales

September 29, 8:30am - 10:00am BST. Hosted at LABS

part of a series on Compassion


About the speaker

Internet and technology entrepreneur Jimmy Wales, is founder of the online non-profit encyclopaedia Wikipedia and co-founder of the privately owned Wikia, Inc. including its entertainment media brand, Fandom powered by Wikia. Jimmy serves on the board of trustees of the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit charitable organisation 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.

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This month we’re back at LABS and we couldn’t be more excited to be hearing from one of the people who has shaped the internet as we know it…. Jimmy Wales.

Tickets go live on September 24th at 11 am sharp. Mark your calendars as they will disappear fast.