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Florence Devouard

founding member and vice-chair , Wikimedia France ( France)

Florence Devouard

Independent consultant and speaker on issues related to knowledge management, collaboration tools and online communities dynamics.
Florence holds an engineering degree in agronomy from ENSAIA. She also holds a DEA in genetics and biotechnologies from INPL and was later trained as a webmaster (2000).
She started her career as a researcher in the public sector (CNRS), then moved to the private sector to design computer-based decision-making tools in sustainable agriculture (till 2006)
Former Chair (2006-2008) of Wikimedia Foundation (the non profit organization operating Wikipedia), founding member of Wikimedia France and currently its vice-chair,
Florence discovered Wikipedia and joined its community early 2002. In 2008, she was made a knight in the French National Order of Merit.
She is also the co-author of the book ""Wikipedia: découvrir, utiliser, contribuer"" published in January 2009 as well as other books and articles and has participated to numerous conferences, seminars and workshops about Wikis and Wikipedia.


Knowledge Common Summit
September 23rd, 2011 From 16:00 To 18:00