Conferences – 2016

January 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
7-9 Digital Editing Now Conference University of Cambridge, UK

February 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
4-6 Marginal Figures in the Global Middle Ages and Renaissance Conference Phoenix, Arizona
18-20 HOLY HERO(IN)ES: Literary Constructions of Heroism in Late Antique and Early Medieval Hagiography Conference Ghent, Belgium
22-23 Forschung mit Schriftquellen im digitalen Zeitalter Conference Darmstadt, Technische Universität
24 Présentation du corpus SourcEncyMe Launch of the online corpus “SOURCes des ENCYclopédies MÉdiévales” Paris (IRHT)
29 Feb.-2 March 2nd International Conference on Natural Sciences and Technology in Manuscript Analysis Conference Hamburg, Germany

March 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
5-6 Manuscript as medium 36th Annual Conference of
The Center for Medieval Studies
New York (Fordham University)
15-17 6th International Conference and Workshop ALIENTO “Out of Spain: Posterity and Dissemination of the Aliento corpus in Europe and the Mediterranean” (one day is devoted to Digital Humanities) Nancy-Paris
15-18 DiXiT Convention Digital Editions: Academia, Society, Cultural Heritage Conference Cologne (Germany)
25-26 Digital Britain: New Approaches to the Early Middle Ages Conference Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

April 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
6-8 Modeling semantically Enriched Digital Edition of Accounts (MEDEA) Workshop Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts
6-8 2ND PROSECCO CODE-CAMP Event on Computational Creativity Antwerp (Belgium)
7-9 Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought Conference Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas
8-9 Global Digital Humanities Symposium Symposium Michigan State University
8 A Day in the Life of the Digital Humanities (Day of DH) Event hosted by centerNet at the Laboratorio de Innovación en Humanidades Digitales (LINHD) Madrid
11-14 12th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS) Conference/Workshop Santorini, Greece
13 Medieval Midlands Postgraduate Conference: Power and Society in the Medieval World Conference The University of Nottingham, UK
13-15 The 16th seminar on the Care and Conservation of Manuscripts Seminar (including several papers on DH topics) University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Humanities

May 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
2-6 Medieval and Modern Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age (MMSDA) Course Cambridge and London
6-7 Re/generate: Materiality and the Afterlives of Things in the Middle Ages, 500-1500 Conference University of St. Andrews School of Art History, UK
12-15 International Congress on Medieval Studies Conference Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo (MI)
20 Manoscritti 2.0. Filologia, paleografia e nuove tecnologie Workshop Roma (Sapienza Università di Roma)
25-27 Unique and Universal: Challenges for the Manuscript Librarian 7th Conference of CERL’s European Manuscript Librarians Expert Group Dublin (Trinity College)
28-31 Beyond the library: Agency, Practice, and Society Conference University of Calgary, Alberta

June 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
3, 10, 17 and 24 The Digital Classicist. Advanced digital methods applied to the study of the ancient world Seminar days London – Institute of Classical Studies
6 Una giornata per far crescere ManusOnLine 2016 Workshop Rome – ICCU
6-8 Research approaches in Hebrew Bible manuscript studies 2016 Conference of the EAJS LAB. Including Workshop (8/6) on “The Digital Future of Hebrew Bible Manuscript Studies” Aix-en-Provence (France) – MMSH
9-10 L’édition en ligne de documents d’archives médiévaux: enjeux, méthodologie et défis Conference Nancy, France
9-10 3rd Digital Humanities Benelux conference Initiative that aims to further the dissemination of, and collaboration between Digital Humanities activities in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg Belval (Luxembourg)
13-17 Einführung in die digitale Handschriftenkatalogisierung SCRIPTO Summer School Wolfenbüttelüttel.html
13-17 Le livre médiéval au regard des méthodes quantitatives Summer course (including topics on DH) Paris
16-18 The Past, Present, and Future of Medieval and Renaissance Texts RMMRA Conference (including papers on digital technologies) University of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
20-22 Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri
22 Technologies for handwritten text image recognition, search and alignment Conference Paris (IRHT)
22-24 Keystone Digital Humanities Conference Conference University of Pittsburgh
27-July 1st Trends in Manuscript Studies. Sources, issues and technologies Liber Second International Summer School Cassino (Italy)
27-July 1st DH@Madrid Summer School 2016: ‘Digital Technologies applied to the study of poetry’ Summer Course Madrid (Sala Sáenz Torrecilla, Facultad de Económicas, UNED)
27-July 8 From shelf to byte. A history of writing from the ancient to the contemporary world Summer School (two-week intensive course including sessions on DH) Bologna
30-July 2 WORDS – Medieval Textuality and its Material Display Symposium Paris, France

July 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 The Digital Classicist. Advanced digital methods applied to the study of the ancient world Seminar days London – Institute of Classical Studies
4-7 International Medieval Congress Congress Leeds (UK)
4-8 Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School Oxford – St Hugh’s College
10-15 The Medieval Manuscript in the 21st Century Rare Book School Summer course Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania)
12-16 Digital Humanities 2016 Conference Krakow, Poland
13-15 History of Libraries. The Application of the Digital Humanities to the Transmission, Preservation, and Dispersal of the European Written Heritage between the 15th and 16th Centuries Summer School Lincoln College, Oxford University, UK

August 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1-6 Typography and scholarly editing Summer School Mainz
22-28 Textual Heritage and Information Technologies – El’Manuscript-2016 Conference Vilnius (Lithuania),english/
22-26 Seminar on ‘Anachronism and the Medieval’ Seminar Galway (Ireland)

September 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
31 Aug.-3 Sept. Diachronic Treebanks – 49th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea Workshop University of Naples Federico II, Italy
5 Models of authority. DigiPal VI Symposium King’s College (London)
5-16 Ligatus Summer School Summer School Lisbon (Portugal) (New University of Lisbon)
6-8 Scribes and the Presentation of Texts (20th Colloquium of the CIPL) Colloquium (including a special session on digital technologies) Yale University (New Haven, CT, USA)
7-9 Digital editions: representation, interoperability, text analysis and infrastructures Fifth AIUCD Annual Conference Venezia
12-14 Illuminated Charters – from the Margins of two Disciplines to the Core
of Digital Humanities
International Conference Vienna
12-14 Digital Humanities Summer School 2016 Summer School KULeuven (Leuven, Belgium)
15-17 Intersectionality in Digital Humanities Conference KULeuven (Leuven, Belgium)
19 Greek manuscripts in the British Library Conference and launch of the Greek Manuscripts Online web resource London (British Library)
23-24 Digital Scholarly Editions as Interfaces International symposium (Marie Curie programm “DiXiT”) Graz (Austria)
27 Hidden Treasure: Medieval Manuscript Fragments and Digital Research Methods Conference Leiden (The Netherlands)
29-30 Demystifying Digitisation: A Hands-On Master Class in Text Digitisation Workshops University of Antwerp (Belgium)

October 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
4 Pre-conference workshops on digital scholarly editing Workshops University of Antwerp (Belgium)
5-7 Digital Scholarly Editing: Theory, Practice, Methods Conference University of Antwerp (Belgium)
6-7 Digital Access to Textual Cultural Heritage (DATeCH) International Conference Poznan (Poland)
6-7 L’acte original entre conceptions
médiévales et concept diplomatique
Colloque à l’occasion du
cinquantenaire du projet « Chartes originales antérieures à 1121
conservées en France »
7 Le Moyen Âge dans les (nouveaux) médias: quelle place pour les médiévistes? Journée d’étude (RMBLF) Liège (Belgium)
10 What should be in your Digital Toolbox? Conference London (Burlington House)
10-11 The Diplomatic Edition of notarial and municipal charters in the Digital Age Seminar Avilés (Spain) mail to:;
10-12 DARIAH-EU Annual Event Meeting event with interactive sessions Ghent (Belgium)
20 Manuscrits: innovation et coopération/Manuscripts: innovation and cooperation CERL Annual Seminar 2016 Paris (BnF)
25-28 Authority, Provenance, Authenticity, Evidence Conference and school Croatia (University of Zadar)

November 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
2-4 Code and Collation: Training Textual Scholars 3-day DiXiT-Workshop Amsterdam (Huygens Institute)
2-4 Greek medical papyri. Text, context, hypertext DIGMEDTEXT Final Conference Parma (Italy)
3-5 Beyond Words: Illuminated Manuscripts from Boston Collections Symposium McMullen Museum, Boston College
15 MOMathon Online event
17-19 9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age Symposium University of Pennsylvania
18-19 Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript: Roll – Fragment Workshop Yale University
21 (tbc) Humanités numériques: théories, débats, approches critiques Conference Lille (France) (MESHS)
21 Digitised Hebrew manuscripts: British Library and beyond Conference London (The British Library)
23-25 Kolloquium Mittelalterliche Bildgeometrie Workshop Dresden, Schlosskapelle – Residenzschloss Download flyer

December 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1-2 Versioning Cultural Objects: Concepts, Structures, and Expressions Conference An Foras Feasa, Maynooth University (Ireland) Vinayak.dasGupta(at) or roman.bleier(at)
8-9 Digital Humanities Centres: Experiences and Perspectives Conference Warsaw (University Digital Humanities Laboratory)