Symposium on Digital Humanities

   ‏‏לכידה

France-Israel High Council for Scientific

and Technological Cooperation

Scientific Seminar Program

Registration here

 

Monday 27th February 2017

Opening Session of the Symposium on Digital Humanities

At the Maiersdorf Faculty Club, Mount Scopus Campus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

17:00  Registration

17:30  Reception for conference participants and invitees

18:00  Greetings

Prof. Alexander Bligh, Chief Scientist, Ministry of Science, Technology and Space

Ms. Ilana Lowi, Director for International Scientific Relations Division, Ministry of Science, Technology and Space

Dr. David Harari, Co-President of the France-Israel High Council for Research and Technological Cooperation

Mr. Sebastien Linden, Scientific and Academic Attaché, Embassy of France in Israel

18:30 – 20:00

Introduction: Digital Humanities in France and Israel: Past, present, future

Daniel Stoekl, scientific co-organizer, EPHE/PSL and ALMAnaCH

Sinai Rusinek, scientific co-organizer, JPRESS, Digital Humanities Israel

Keynote lecture: Of Books, Manuscripts and Texts, and their Digital Futures

Elena Pierazzo, Université Grenoble-Alpes

 

Tuesday, 28th February 2017

Symposium on Digital Humanities

At the Maiersdorf Faculty Club, Mount Scopus Campus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

9:00      Registration

9:30-11:00 Ancient Texts, New Technologies

  • Digital and Computational Methods for a Mishnah Edition

Daniel Stoekl, EPHE/PSL and ALMAnaCH

Hayim Lapin, University of Maryland

  • New Methods for Analyzing Dead Sea Scrolls Images

Nachum Dershowitz, Tel-Aviv University

Jonathan Ben Dov, Haifa University

  • Presenting Pandit: Indian intellectual history gone digital

Yigal Bronner, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

11:00  Coffee break

 

11:30-12:30  Infrastructures for the Digital Humanities: Libraries and Archives

  • Cooperative Dissemination of Jewish Contents: The experience of the Alliance Israélite Universelle’s Library

Jean-Claude Kuperminc, Library and Archives of the Alliance Israélite Universelle in Paris, Judaica Europeana and Rachelnet

  • The Library and Digital Humanities: DESIR as catalizator

Ora Zehavi, Haifa University Library

 

12:30  Lunch break

 

14:00-15:30  Beyond Texts: Digital art history and archaeology

  • 3D Tools for Investigating Archaeological Artifacts

Leore Grosman, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  • The Artl@s Project: Searching and visualizing exhibition catalogues over time and space

Béatrice Joyeux-Prunel, École nationale supérieure, PSL Research University

 

15:30  Coffee break

 

16:00-17:00 Infrastructures for the Digital Humanities: National and scholarly hubs and networks

  • Historical Newspapers as Digital Humanities Hubs: A vision for JPRESS

Sinai Rusinek, Haifa University, Bar Ilan University and JPRESS

  • Huma-Num, a French Infrastructure for Digital Humanities

Nicolas Larousse, TGIR HumaNum

 

17:30-18:30

Keynote lecture: The Text Encoding Initiative as Infrastructure

Laurent Romary, INRIA, DARIAH and ALMAnaCH

 

 

Wednesday, 1st March 2017

Symposium on Digital Humanities

At the Centre de Recherche Français à Jérusalem (CRFJ)

 

9:00      Registration

9:30-12:00 Round Table: Challenges in Doing Digital Humanities – Collaboration, education, dissemination

 

9:30-10:30 DH Education for Students and Peers: Programs and challenges

  • Moshe Lavee, Haifa University
  • Yael Netzer, Ben Gurion University and DICTA
  • Elena Pierazzo, Université Grenoble-Alpes
  • Daniel Stoekl, EPHE/PSL and ALMAnaCH

 

11:00-12:00 European collaboration, Inter-University Collaboration, University and Outside

  • Béatrice Joyeux-Prunel, École nationale supérieure, PSL Research University
  • Nicolas Larousse, TGIR HumaNum
  • Laurent Romary, INRIA, DARIAH and ALMAnaCH
  • Sinai Rusinek, Haifa University, Bar Ilan University and JPRESS

Registration here

 

About Sinai

The admin of this website, an evangelical digital humanist, still aspiring to geekdom. In daylights I work as consultant to JPRESS, the Historical Jewish Press project (http://web.nli.org.il/sites/JPress/English/about/), teach Digital Humanities and Conceptual history at the Hebrew University and Bar Ilan University and I am editor of Contributions to the History of Concepts (www.historyofconcepts.org)