Conference & Workshop Schedule

Tuesday, May 28, Bar Ilan University, Senate hall, Feldman Congress Building (301) 

8:45 -9:15 Gathering and registration

9:15-9:30 Opening

Oren Harman, Bar Ilan University: Greetings

Hadar Miller, National Library of Israel: Towards an Israeli Web Archive

9:30 -10:30

Yoav Goldberg, Mining the Hebrew Web

Eyal Miller, The National Library of Israel: Historical Jewish Press

 10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break


Elad Segev, The Hebrew University: Web Mining – Methods and Tools

Judit Bar Ilan, Bar Ilan University: Dynamic of Websites

Hugo Huurdeman & Anat Ben David, Webart: Exploring Web Archives –

Introduction to the tools and methods for exploring the Web 


Lunch Break – for workshop participants only – Feldman Congress Building, room 102

14:00 – 16:00

Workshop: Exploring the Election Web Archives
Feldman Congress Building, room 102

 14:00-15:00 Workshop opening session: Introduction round, expectations, skills.

15:00-16:00 Tutorial: Methods and Tools (Anat Ben David)


Wednesday, 29.4, Feldman Congress Building, room 102

9:30 -10:30

 Nicholas John,  On the History of “Share” in Web 2.0

Uriel Abulof,  Normative Concept Analysis of the Arab Spring and Self-Determination: digital corpus linguistics and discourse analysis

Workshop: Exploring the Election Web Archives (continuation)

11:00-12:00 Tutorial: WebARTist scenarios of use (Hugo Huurdeman)

12:00-13:00 Project formation

13:00-14:00 Lunch break

14:00-16:00 start working on projects.


Thursday, 30.4 Feldman Congress Building, room 102

Workshop: Exploring the Election Web Archives (continuation)

9:00-10:30 Work on projects

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-13:00 work on project

13:00-14:00 lunch break

14:00-15:00 finalizing work on project

15:00-16:00 project presentations and evaluation