Anton Obozhyn (Антон Обожин)
Anton Obozhyn (Антон Обожин)
Board member, member of Technical committee, member of numerous organizational committees, (unofficial) Assistant Press Secretary, Wikimedia Ukraine
If the auto industry advanced as rapidly as the computer industry, a Rolls Royce would get a half a million miles per gallon, and it would be cheaper to throw it away than to park it. — Gordon Moore

About me

I am from Kyiv, Ukraine. Bachelor and master of computer science. Active editor since 2014.

My work

Member of Wikimedia Ukraine since 2017, but been involved into its activities prior that. I often take part in organizing events (wikimarathons, wikiworkshops, wikiconferences) and article contests. Head of the Audit Committee from 2017 till 2020, Board member since 2020.

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User language
uk-N Для цього користувача українська мова є рідною.
ru-N Русскийродной язык этого участника.
en-4 This user has near native speaker knowledge of English.
be-2 Ведаю беларускую мову пасярэдне.
de-1 Dieser Benutzer beherrscht Deutsch auf grundlegendem Niveau.
no-1 Denne brukeren har grunnleggende kjennskap til norsk (bokmål).
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English to Ukrainian.
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Outline of Ukraine.svgThis user lives in Ukraine.
Gorilla-thinclient.svgThis user is a programmer.
100,000+This user has made more than 100,000 contributions on all Wikimedias.
This user participated in WM CEE Meeting 2018.
Logo CEE-t.pngThis user is one of the organizers of the Ukrainian part of Wikimedia CEE Spring
Hackathon Prague 2019 symbol.svgThis user participated in Wikimedia Hackathon 2019.
This user participated in
Wiki Techstorm 2019.

My technical skills

  • I can write bots in C# and Python
  • I can write gadgets in JavaScript
  • I can write SPARQL querries to Wikidata
  • I can write SQL querries
  • I can create SVG images
  • I can create and edit templates using conditional expressions and using Lua
  • I am competent in web scraping and different ways to automatize or semi-automatize data processing

Me in other projects

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Crystal Clear action run.svgThis user runs a DotNetWikiBot-based bot, TohaomgBot (contribs).
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