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Published on Friday, April 20, 2018 by Céline Guilleux

Summary

DARIAH is an European research infrastructure for arts and humanities scholars working with computational methods and DARIAH-CZ is planned as a new national node of the DARIAH network. Its proposal has been favorably evaluated by an international panel during the Evaluation of Research Infrastructures in 2017 and it is waiting for government approval to be funded and included in the Czech Large Infrastructures Roadmap.

Announcement

Argument

DARIAH is an European research infrastructure for arts and humanities scholars working with computational methods and DARIAH-CZ is planned as a new national node of the DARIAH network. Its proposal has been favorably evaluated by an international panel during the Evaluation of Research Infrastructures in 2017 and it is waiting for government approval to be funded and included in the Czech Large Infrastructures Roadmap.

Partners of DARIAH-CZ from the Czech Academy of Sciences, the Charles University and the National Library are with support of DESIR and LINDAT/CLARIN projects organizing a one-day workshop to raise awareness about national and international activities in the field of Digital Humanities and to share experiences from European projects.

The workshop program will cover an extensive range of topics related to both infrastructure building and its use in research.

The workshop will be held in English, registration is free of charge and buffet lunch is included.

Program

9:00–9:15 Registration and welcome refreshments

9:15–10:30 International session I

  • Jan Hajič, Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University; Martin Lhoták, Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Czech Republic) Welcome
  • Frank Fischer, DARIAH co-director, Associate Professor for Digital Humanities at the Higher School of Economics, Moscow (Russia) DARIAH and Its Architecture of Participation – General Overview
  • Martin Lhoták, Library of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Czech Republic) DESIR-DARIAH ERIC Sustainability Refined
  • Gábor Palkó, Petőfi Literary Museum (Hungary) DARIAH Central European Hub

10:30–11:00 Coffee break

11:00–12:00 International session II

  • Elisabeth Burr, University of Leipzig (Germany) EADH European Association for Digital Humanities
  • Karlheinz Mörth, Austrian Academy of Sciences (Austria) Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities
  • Jakub Szprot, University of Warsaw (Poland) DARIAH-PL – building and using DH infrastructure – experience from Poland

12:00–13:00

Lunch

13:00–14:30 National session

  • Jan Hajič, Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University (Czech Republic) Roadmap of Large Infrastructures for Research, Experimental Development and Innovation of the Czech Republic – Social Sciences And Humanites
  • Pavel Straňák, Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University (Czech Republic) LINDAT/CLARIN – Centre for Language Research Infrastructure in the Czech Republic
  • Jan Hajič, Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University (Czech Republic) DARIAH-CZ – building of the Czech DARIAH national node
  • Silvie Cinková, Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University (Czech Republic) CzADH – Czech Association for Digital Humanities
  • Michal Frankl, Masaryk Institute and Archives of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Czech Republic) EHRI Document Blog as a laboratory of Holocaust research

14:30–15:00 Coffee break

15:00–16:30 Digital research         

  • Adam Mertel, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University (Czech Republic),  Tomáš Glomb, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University (Czech Republic) GIS in the study of spreading processes of ancient religions
  • David Novák, Institute of Archaelogy of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague (Czech Republic) Archaeological Information System of the Czech Republic and its Role in the Landscape Research
  • Louise Seaward, University College London (United Kingdom) Transkribus: Automated Text Recognition for Historical Documents
  • Robert McNamee, Oxford University (United Kingdom) Electronic Enlightenment and Oxford Text Archive

Places

  • 2. floor, room 206 - Narodni 3
    Prague, Czechia (115 22)

Date(s)

  • Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Keywords

  • digital humanitie, infrastructure

Contact(s)

  • Irena Spanila
    courriel : sekretariat [at] knav [dot] cz

Information source

  • Martin Lhotak
    courriel : lhotak [at] knav [dot] cz

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