1. Alex Bia (Universidad Miguel Hernández, Elche, Spain): XML-TEI document encoding, structuring, rendering and transformation (2 weeks)
  2. Carol Chiodo (Princeton University, USA) / Lauren Tilton (University of Richmond, USA): Hands on Humanities Data Workshop – Creation, Discovery and Analysis (2 weeks)
  3. Nils Reiter / Sarah Schulz (Universität Stuttgart, Germany): Reflected Text Analysis in the Digital Humanities (2nd week)
  4. David Joseph Wrisley (New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE) / Randa El Khatib (University of Victoria, Canada): Humanities Data and Mapping Environments (2 weeks)
  5. Maciej Eder (Polish Academy of Sciences / Pedagogical University, Cracow, Poland) / Jeremi Ochab (Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland): Stylometry (2 weeks)
  6. Christoph Draxler (Universität München, Germany) / Thorsten Trippel (Eberhard-Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany): Asking questions to data in the humanities: right, correct, efficient (Introducing and comparing XQuery, SQL, SPARQL for data from the humanities) (2 weeks)
  7. Peter Bell (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany) / Leonardo Impett (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland): Computer Vision Intervention. How digital methods help to visually understand corpora of art and cultural heritage (1st week)
  8. Nicola Carboni (Harvard Institut „Villa I Tatti“, Firenze, Italy) / Leo Zorc (Universität Zürich / ETH Zürich, Switzerland): Integrating Human Science Data using CIDOC-CRM as Formal Ontology: a practical approach (2nd week)
  9. Tommi A. Pirinen (Universität Hamburg, Germany): The humanities scholar’s perspective on rule based machine translation (2 weeks)
  10. Eun Seo Jo (Stanford University, USA): Word Vectors and Corpus Text Mining with Python (2 weeks)
  11. Lynne Siemens (University of Victoria, Canada): Introduction to Project Management (2nd week)


17.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 Katy Börner (Indiana University, USA): Actionable Data Visualizations

18.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 Manuel Burghardt (University of Leipzig, Germany): Computational Musicology – Distant Reading of Sheet Music

20.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 María Gimena del Rio Riande (IIBICRIT, CONICET Buenos Aires, Argentina): Neither so global, nor so local. Digital Humanities and Humanidades Digitales

23.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 Ray Siemens (University of Victoria, Canada): Open Social Scholarship, In Real Terms

24.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 Marco Passarotti (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Mailand, Italien): From father Busa to Linked Data. What does Thomas Aquinas have to do with the Semantic Web

27.07.2018 16:15 – 17:45 Nancy Ide (Vassar College, USA): The TEI, Its Foundations and Impact, and How It Fits Into Today’s Needs and Practices for Language Analysis

Project presentations

Bibliotheca Albertina

Wednesday 18.07.2018 14:15 – 15:45 Modelling, cataloging, analysing cultural heritage

  • Massoomeh Niknia (Kharazmi University, Theheran, Iran): „Migrating information from Iranian excavation reports: comparing semantic mark-up to information extraction“
  • Giuditta Cirnigliaro (Rutgers University, USA): „The Digital Annotation of Leonardo’s Library Items: A Practice-Led Diagrammatic Model for Developing Omeka Exhibits“
  • Simon Gabay (UniNe, Neuchâtel, Switzerland): „A catalogue of 17th c. French autograph manuscripts“

Friday 20.07.2018 14:15 – 15:45 Revealing, examining, and critical understanding in the digital age

  • Rasa Kasperienė (Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania): „Application of Social Network & Content Analysis Methods for Facebook Groups Dynamics“
  • Jeffrey Allan Kelly Lowenstein (Grand Valley State University, USA): „Gaming the Lottery: Anatomy of a Global Investigation“
  • Erik Radisch, Gernot Howanitz, Bernhard Bermeitinger (University of Passau, Germany): „Contextualizing Bandera: A Distant Watching Approach“

Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Monday 23.07.2018 14:15 – 15:45 Space, time and beyond

  • Victor Westrich (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany): „A spatial approach to the digital visualization of medieval sources“
  • Giovanni Pietro Vitali (Université de Poitiers, France): „Rethinking Rome as an Anthology: The Poeti der Trullo’s Street Poetry“
  • Stefan Jänicke (Universität Leipzig, Germany): „The Value of Infographics for Timeline Visualizations“

Tuesday 24.07.2018 14:15 – 15:45 Corpora, Corpus Analysis, Resources and Tools

  • Yu-Hua Chen (University of Nottingham Ningbo China, China): „Beyond Borders, Beyond Words: Issues & Challenges in Developing An Open-Access Multimodal Corpus of L2 Academic English from An EMI University in China“
  • Theodora Konach (Jagiellonian University,Krakow, Poland): „Towards an Ethical Framework for the Digitalisation of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Museums – Digital Humanities in the Comparative Intellectual Property Law“
  • Marco Passarotti (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy): „What’s Going On in Milan? A Practical Introduction to Resources and Tools for Latin at the CIRCSE Research Centre“

Poster session

  • Juliette Marion Reboul (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, the Netherlands): „Capturing cultures of reading: Database design for facile & realtime connections“
  • Megan Cytron (Universidad Complutense, Spain): „Neither Here nor There: Building a Geocritical Cartography of Madrid’s Literary „Edgelands“
  • Jan Škvrňák (Masaryk University, Czech Republic): „Divide et impera: Social Network Analysis of Bohemian Civil War 1248-1249 and its Aftermath“
  • Laura Ivaska (University of Turku, Finland): „Undercovering the true source text(s) of translations“
  • Madlaina Brugger (University of Zurich, Switzerland): „The ‘Libro de Apolonio’. A Digital Critical Edition“
  • Mariam Matiashvili (Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia): „Mention analysis By Pulsar AI“