Conferences – 2018

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elow is a list of recent and upcoming conferences, colloquia, workshops and courses relevant to (digital) Medieval Studies. Do you know of a conference that isn’t already in this list? Please send us the details and we’ll add it!

From 2018 onwards, we also display the names of the DM board members who will attend events as representatives of our DM community. Do feel free to contact them, extend your network and elaborate new plans in collaboration with us!

 

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January 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
4-7 132nd Annual meeting of the American Historical Association Event Washington, DC https://aha.confex.com/aha/2018/webprogram/meeting2018-01-04.html G. Vogeler
25-26 Corpus-based Research in the Humanities Conference Vienna, Austria https://www.oeaw.ac.at/ac/crh2/
31-Feb. 2 2018 Italian Conference of Digital Humanities Conference Bari, Italy http://www.aiucd2018.uniba.it/cfp.html G. Franzini

February 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
5 Roxanne Wyns: International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF). Sharing High Resolution Images Across Institutional Boundaries Platform DH Lecture Leuven, Belgium http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/platformdh/index.php/event/lecture-series-roxanne-wyns/ M. Kestemont
8 Create Impact with Your e-Humanities and e-Heritage Research PARTHENOS webinar Potsdam, Germany http://training.parthenos-project.eu/sample-page/ehumanities-eheritage-webinar-series/
13 How to Work Together Successfully with e-Humanities and e-Heritage Research Infrastructures: The Devil is in the Details PARTHENOS webinar Potsdam, Germany http://training.parthenos-project.eu/sample-page/ehumanities-eheritage-webinar-series/
16-17 Stand und Perspektiven der Historischen Grundwissenschaften Workshop München, Germany http://www.hgw.geschichte.uni-muenchen.de/stand_und_perspektiven/index.html G. Vogeler
22 e-Humanities and e-Heritage Research Infrastructures: Beyond Tools (General Introduction) PARTHENOS webinar Potsdam, Germany http://training.parthenos-project.eu/sample-page/ehumanities-eheritage-webinar-series/
26-March 2 Kritik der digitalen Vernunft / Critique of digital reason Conference Cologne, Germany http://dhd2018.uni-koeln.de/programm/ F. Fischer, M. Kestemont, G. Franzini, G. Vogeler

March 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
1-3 93rd annual meeting of the Medieval Academy of America Event Atlanta, Georgia http://www.medievalacademy.org/page/2018Meeting L. Fagin Davis
7-9 Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries (DHN 2018) Conference Helsinki, Finland https://www.conftool.net/dhn2018/sessions.php
13-16 9th International Conference on Society and Information Technologies (ICSIT 2018) Conference Orlando (FL) http://www.iiis.org/cfp-spring2018.asp
16 Des corpus pour l’histoire à l’âge du numérique. Éditions électroniques d’actes royaux et princiers (Moyen Âge-première modernité) Workshop Paris, France https://acronavarre.hypotheses.org G. Vogeler, E. De Paermentier
16 Automatic text reuse detection with TRACER Workshop by Greta Franzini Antwerp, Belgium http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/platformdh/index.php/event/workshop-automatic-text-reuse-detection-with-tracer/ M. Kestemont, G. Franzini
21-23 Research Data Alliance (RDA) Eleventh Plenary Meeting Meeting event Berlin, Germany https://www.rd-alliance.org/plenaries/rda-eleventh-plenary-meeting-berlin-germany A. Campagnolo
22-23 Global Digital Humanities Symposium Symposium Michigan (State University) http://www.msuglobaldh.org/

April 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
4-6 Equip & Engage: Research and Dissemination Infrastructures for the Humanities 2018 ECHIC Conference Leuven, Belgium http://www.echic.org/
5 Make It Happen – Carrying Out Research and Analysing Data PARTHENOS webinar Potsdam, Germany http://training.parthenos-project.eu/sample-page/ehumanities-eheritage-webinar-series/webinar-make-it-happen-carrying-out-research-and-analysing-data/
6-7 Digital Matters in Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Durham (NC) https://sites.duke.edu/digitalmatter2018/
11-13 Care and Conservation of Manuscripts 17 Seminar Copenhagen, Denmark http://nors.ku.dk/cc/ A. Campagnolo
23 International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF). Sharing High Resolution Images Across Institutional Boundaries Lecture by Roxanne Wyns Leuven, Belgium http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/platformdh/ Mike Kestemont
24 Boost Your eHumanities and eHeritage Research with Research Infrastructures PARTHENOS webinar Potsdam, Germany http://training.parthenos-project.eu/sample-page/ehumanities-eheritage-webinar-series/webinar-boost-your-ehumanities-and-eheritage-research-with-research-infrastructures/

May 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
7-8 Humanités numériques: de nouveaux outils pour le médiéviste Workshop Namur, Belgium https://rmblf.be/2018/03/12/activite-du-rmblf-humanites-numeriques-de-nouveaux-outils-pour-le-medieviste-digital-humanities-new-tools-for-the-medievalist/
7-10 Manuscript Cataloguing in a Comparative Perspective: State of the Art, Common Challenges, Future Directions Conference Hamburg, Germany https://www.uni-hamburg.de/en/newsroom/veranstaltungen.html?event=19530 A. Campagnolo
10-13 International Congress on Medieval Studies Congress Kalamazoo (MI) https://wmich.edu/medievalcongress L. Fagin Davis
14 Towards a Research Agenda for Data-driven Approaches to Literary Periods platform{DH} Lecture by Christof Schöch (University of Trier) Antwerp, Belgium http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/platformdh/index.php/event/lecture-series-christof-schoch/ Mike Kestemont
21-25 2018 IIIF Conference Conference Washington, DC http://iiif.io/event/2018/washington/ A. Campagnolo
28-2 June École D’été Édition Numérique et Humanités Numériques (EDEEN) Summer school Grenoble, France https://edeen.sciencesconf.org
29 Reconnaissance par ordinateur des écritures anciennes: le projet HIMANIS Workshop Paris http://www.archives-nationales.culture.gouv.fr/documents/10157/11375/programme_HIMANIS.pdf

June 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
1 Omission Conference Oxford, UK https://oxgradconf2018.wordpress.com/
1 Zena Kamash (Royal Holloway): Embracing customization in post-conflict reconstruction Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
28 May-2 École D’été Édition Numérique et Humanités Numériques (EDEEN) Summer school Grenoble, France https://edeen.sciencesconf.org
4-5 Computational Methods in the Humanities 2018 (COMHUM 2018) Workshop Lausanne, Switzerland http://wp.unil.ch/llist/event/comhum2018/
5 Cosme2 (Consortium Sources Médiévales 2). Groupe de travail « Lemmes » – Atelier 2 Workshop Paris https://cosme.hypotheses.org
6-8 DH Benelux 2018 Conference Amsterdam, NL http://2018.dhbenelux.org/ M. Kestemont
7-8 R-CHIVE. Imaging a future for the past Conference Rochester, NY https://r-chive.com/2018-2/
8 Thibault Clérice (Sorbonne) e.a.: CapiTainS: challenges for the generalization and adoption of open source software Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
15 Rune Rattenborg (Durham): Further and Further Into the Woods. Lessons from the Crossroads of Cuneiform Studies, Landscape Archaeology, and Spatial Humanities Research Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
18-20 Sixth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Saint Louis, USA (MO) http://smrs.slu.edu L. Fagin Davis
19 Corpus hagiographique bourguignon (Ve-XVe siècles). Atelier 2: Débats et recherches Workshop Paris http://lamop.univ-paris1.fr/fileadmin/lamop/seminaires_2017_2018/Atelier2_CBMA.pdf
22 Joanna Ashe, Gabriel Bodard, Simona Stoyanova (ICS): Annotating the Wood Notebooks workshop Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
26-29 Digital Humanities 2018 (DH2018) Conference Mexico City, Mexico https://dh2018.adho.org/en/ A. Campagnolo, G. Franzini, M. Kestemont
29 Monica Berti, Franziska Naether (Leipzig) & Eleni Bozia (Florida): The Digital Rosetta Stone Project Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html

July 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
2-5 International Medieval Congress Congress Leeds, UK https://www.leeds.ac.uk/ims/imc/imc2018_call.html L. Fagin Davis
6 Emma Bridges (ICS) and Claire Millington (KCL): The Women in Classics Wikipedia Group Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
9-11 Applications of Natural Language Processing for Humanities Reserarch 5th DH@Madrid Summer School Madrid http://linhd.es/p/dh-verano-2018/
13 Elizabeth Lewis (UCL), Katherine Shields (UCL) e.a.: Presentation and discussion of Sunoikisis Digital Classics student projects Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
16-27 Digital Editions, Digital Corpora, and new Possibilities for the Humanities in the Academy and Beyond NEH Institute Tufts University, Medford (MA) https://sites.tufts.edu/digitaleditions/about/
17-27 The European Summer University in Digital Humanities Summer School Leipzig, Germany http://www.culingtec.uni-leipzig.de/ESU_C_T/node/97  (G. Franzini)
20 Anshuman Pandey (Michigan): Tensions of Standardization and Variation in the Encoding of Ancient Scripts in Unicode Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
27 Patrick J. Burns (NYU): Backoff Lemmatization for Ancient Greek with the Classical Language Toolkit Digital Classicist seminar London http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2018.html
30-Aug. 3 FSCI 2018 (FORCE11 Scholarly Communications Institute) Summer School San Diego, La Jolla (CA) https://www.force11.org/fsci/2018

August 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance

September 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
2-5 Past and Future Medieval Studies Today 6th European Congress of FIDEM Basel, Switzerland http://fidemweb.org/project/2018-fidem-congress-past-and-future-medieval-studies-today-6th-european-congress-of-medieval-studies/
3-7 DH Summer School: Processing and Analysing Images Summer school Antwerp, Belgium https://www.uantwerpen.be/en/summer-schools/digital-humanities–/ M. Kestemont
3-7 Deep Learning and Visual Data Analysis Summer school Vienna, Austria https://datascience.univie.ac.at/summer-school-2018/
10-11 Paper-stuff: Materiality, Technology and Invention Conference Cambridge, UK https://www.english.cam.ac.uk/news/archives/3556
10-14 The Library: Spaces of Thought and Knowledge Systems Conference Cologne, Germany http://kmt.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/10209.html
10-14 Summer School in Digital Archaeology Summer School Barcelona, Spain https://digitalarchacademy.wordpress.com/
14-18 Textual Heritage and Information Technologies – El’Manuscript 2018 Conference Vienna and Krems, Austria http://textualheritage.org/elmanuscript2018
17-18 The Medieval Literary Canon in the Digital Age Conference Ghent, Belgium http://www.mcda.ugent.be M. Kestemont, E. De Paermentier
16-23 Cities, Cultural Heritage, and Digital Humanities Summer school Turin, Italy http://digitalhumanitiesforculturalheritage.polito.it
23-26 21st ICARus-meeting Event Naples, Italy http://icar-us.eu/en/cooperation/online-portals/monasterium-net/digital-infrastructure/ G. Vogeler
27-28 Building sustainable digital pedagogy Conference Cambridge http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/27892

October 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance

November 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
7-9 Digital Humanities: The Culture of Data International Conference Rosario, Argentina https://www.aacademica.org/congreso.aahd2018

December 2018

Date Event Type Place URL DM attendance
6-7 The Connected Past Oxford 2018. An international conference on spatiotemporal archaeological and historical network research Conference Oxford (UK) https://connectedpast.net Mike Kestemont
7-9 EADH Congress – ‘Data in Digital Humanities’ Congress Galway, Ireland https://eadh.org/news/2018/03/21/call-reviewers-eadh-2018
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