Events

Events

February 2018

February 21, 2018 - 13:00 to 17:00

Come along to this open afternoon at St Luke’s chapel, where you can view prize-winning posters from previous years’ Humanities Poster Competitions and from research topics across the spectrum of Digital Humanities. Experts and poster authors will be on-hand to discuss top tips for poster design and translating your research into an engaging visual format. A free buffet lunch will be available from 1pm.

  • Registration required
  • Open to all
  • Lunch provided
February 28, 2018 - 13:00 to 14:00

The Oxford e-Research Centre is pleased to welcome Dr Martin Poulter from Bodleian Libraries. He will present a seminar entitled 'Wikidata: Knowledge as a service'. Wikidata is an ambitious attempt to sum up human science, scholarship and culture in open, machine-readable, structured data. This talk is about how Wikidata resembles and differs from other databases, what you can and can't do with it, and how other databases and applications benefit from its existence.

  • Seminar
  • Registration required
  • Open to all
  • Coffee and cakes

March 2018

March 13, 2018 - 12:30 to 14:00

OXLOD is a one-year pilot project funded by the University of Oxford to assess the practical benefits of using linked data for its Museums, Collections and related academic research. Open Workshops will be held on the second Tuesday of the month and offer opportunities to learn about Linked Data from experts informally.

  • Workshop
  • No booking required
  • Open to all
March 26, 2018 (All day) to March 28, 2018 (All day)

The Software Sustainability Institute’s Collaborations Workshops series brings together researchers, developers, innovators, managers, funders, publishers, leaders and educators to explore best practices and the future of research software. Collaborations Workshop 18 (CW18) will take place at The School of Mathematics, Cardiff University.

  • Workshop
  • Registration required

July 2018

July 2, 2018 (All day) to July 6, 2018 (All day)

The Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (DHOxSS) 2018 will take place at Keble College from 2-6 July 2018.

 

  • Workshop
  • Conference
  • Registration required
  • Open to all
  • Lunch provided