Please find all details on CEDAR’s final event here.… (continue reading)
On last October 7th and 8th CEDAR joined the Talk of Europe Creative Camp, in the Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (NISV) in Hilversum. Talk of Europe is a CLARIN project between the VU University Amsterdam, DANS, the Erasmus University Rotterdam and NISV to achieve three goals: 1) translate the European Parliament proceedings into CLARIN standards; 2) to explore how linked data can be exploited by humanities scholars; and 3) to create tools for scholars to analyse linked datasets.… (continue reading)
During last April 2, CEDAR participated in the great 1st VU Digital History Datathon (notice the difference with a hackathon). The goal of the day was to sit together with the many people applying Linked Data principles to historical datasets at the VU and its sorroundings, in order to:
- Get a clear picture of the different datasets, and the way they may be linked
- Produce as many links between these datasets as possible
Victor de Boer, with support from Chris Dijkshoorn, Niels Ockeloen and Albert Meroño, organized the day.… (continue reading)
Time: Monday March 31st – Tuesday April 1st, 2014
Location: Meertens Instituut. Joan Muyskenweg 25, 1096 CJ Amsterdam https://goo.gl/maps/obg8L
Registration: All attendants please register here before March 24th (limited to 50 places). Attendance is free, but if you register and fail to show up without a good reason and prior notice you will be charged EUR 20.… (continue reading)
Another appointment of CEDAR in Sydney was to meet Ingrid Mason and Anne Cregan at Intersect Australia. Intersect is Australia’s largest full-service eResearch support agency.
One project at Intersect is the Humanities Network Infrastructure (HuNI). The project aims at bringing together multiple humanities datasets, extracting structured information from them and increasing their linkage and accessibility.… (continue reading)
The Soeterbeeck eHumanities Workshop took place on June 13th and 14th, in the study center of Soeterbeeck, near Ravenstein, the Netherlands. It was organized by the Graduate School for the Humanities, CLS and HLCS, of Radboud University Nijmegen and the e-Humanities Research Group of the KNAW, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences.… (continue reading)
The Open Data on the Web workshop (23 – 24 April 2013, Campus London, Shoreditch) was a great event co-organized by the W3C, the Open Data Institute and the Open Knowledge Foundation. It attracted substantial interest, leading to two very intensive days of presentations and discussion.… (continue reading)
The first annual CEDAR mini symposium during last March 1st was a successful event! It gathered together 22 attendees from 9 interdisciplinary institutions in the Netherlands, all of them directly or indirectly linked with our census research.
During the symposium, the CEDAR members presented their work and results from the past year.… (continue reading)
Along with all the e-Humanities Group projects, the CEDAR project is going to be presented this afternoon at the Meertens Institute, Symposiumzaal, Joan Muyskensweg 25, 1096 CJ Amsterdam in a special mini-symposium. You are cordially invited. The official call follows.
Special e-Humanities Group Research Meeting (New Trends in e-Humanities): 13.30- 17.30, 7 June 2012.… (continue reading)