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September 11, 2018: Training & Tutorials
September 12–13, 2018: Keynotes & Sessions
New York, NY
Nuria Ruiz

Nuria Ruiz
Software Engineer, Wikimedia

Website | @pantojacoder

Nuria Ruiz is a full stack engineer on the analytics team at the Wikimedia Foundation. Before being part of the awesome project that is Wikipedia, she spent time working in JavaScript, performance, mobile apps, and web frameworks. Most of her experience deploying large applications comes from the seven years she worked at Amazon. Nuria is a physicist by trade and started writing software 15 years ago in a physical oceanography lab in Seattle.


11:20am–12:00pm Thursday, 09/13/2018
Location: 1E 12/13 Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Ethics and Privacy
Nuria Ruiz (Wikimedia)
The Wikipedia community feels strongly that you shouldn’t have to provide personal information to participate in the free knowledge movement. Nuria Ruiz discusses the challenges that this strong privacy stance poses for the Wikimedia Foundation, including how it affects data collection, and details some creative workarounds that allow WMF to calculate metrics in a privacy-conscious way. Read more.