Speaker: Mia Ridge, PhD in digital humanities, Department of History, Open University
Read the keynote [openobjects.blogspot.dk/2014/03/sharing-is-caring-keynote-enriching.html]
Follow Mia Ridge at @mia_out
Mia is currently researching a PhD in digital humanities (Department of History, Open University), focusing on historians and scholarly crowdsourcing. She has published and presented widely on her key areas of interest including: user experience design, human-computer interaction, open cultural data, audience engagement and crowdsourcing in the cultural heritage sector. Mia was formerly Lead Web Developer at the Science Museum Group, and has worked internationally as a business analyst, digital consultant and web programmer in the cultural heritage and commercial sectors. She is editor of the forthcoming volume ‘Crowdsourcing our Cultural Heritage’ (Ashgate, 2014). She keeps the blog Open Objects [openobjects.blogspot.dk/].