Launch Programme in Berlin 14/1/16

A highlight of the day will be demonstrations of the CENDARI toolkit for digital historical research which has been developed over 4 years of collaboration between humanists, cultural heritage institutions and technical experts.

Launch Event

Date: 14 January 2016
Venue: Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Berlin

9:00 – 9:30      Registration 

9:30 – 10:00    Welcome and Opening Presentations:
                          Jennifer Edmond, CENDARI Coordinator
                          Laurent Romary, DARIAH Director

10:00 -11:15    Session 1: Keynote by Dr Erik Kwakkel
                         Something Old, Something New: Medieval Manuscripts in the Digital Age

11:15 – 11:45  Coffee Break

11:45 – 12:30  Session 2: Demonstration of the CENDARI system components:
                          Archival Data – World War One
                          Archival Data – Medieval Culture
                          CENDARI Note Taking Environment
                          CENDARI Archival Research Guides

12:30 – 14:00  Lunch
                         Poster sessions and hands-on experience of the CENDARI infrastructure

14:00 – 15:15  Session 3: Keynote by Prof. Maciej Górny
                          World War One Research in a Transnational and Digital Age

15:15 – 15:45  Coffee Break

15:45 – 17:00  Session 4: Panel Discussion
                        Digital Collections and Digital Humanities

17:00 – 19:00  Reception
                         Hosted by the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences & Humanities


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