EAGLE2016, January 26, 2016

16:30 – 18:30

DigiLab – Sapienza, University of Rome

Ex Vetrerie Sciarra

Via dei Volsci 122, 00185 Roma

ROOM: Aula E

Pre-Conference Workshop 1. EpiDoc

Chair: Pietro Liuzzo

09:00 – 12:00

ROOM: Aula Seminari e Tesi

Pre-Conference Workshop 2. Translations

Chair: Antonella Ferraro

14:00 – 18:00

ROOM: Aula Seminari e Tesi

Pre-Conference Workshop 3. The Eagle Storytelling App

Chair: Francesco Mambrini

EAGLE2016, January 27, 2016

09:00 – 13:00

EAGLE Plenary Meeting

Reserved to the EAGLE Consortium Members



14:00 – 15:00

ROOM: Odeion

Opening Session

Welcome and institutional delegates

15:00 – 16:30

Featured Session. EAGLE at a Glance

Chair: Tito Orlandi

EAGLE Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow. S. Orlandi, S. Panciera

The EAGLE Portal and Search Engine. A. Mannocci, C. Prandoni


Opening Reception

17:00 – 18:30

ROOM: Aula I

Featured Panel. EAGLE at a Glance

Chair: Vittore Casarosa

EAGLE & Europeana,  the EAGLE Archives, Storytelling App, Promo Video and Virtual Exhibitions

Panellists: Giuseppe Amato, Luca Giberti, Francesco Mambrini, Andrea Mannocci, Anita Rocco, Valentina Vassallo.

18:30 – 18:45


EAGLE2016, January 28, 2016



09:00 10.00

Welcome and Keynote Speech

Tradition and progress. The Roman World seen through Inscriptions in the Digital Age

Werner Eck

10:00 – 11:00

ROOM: Odeion

Session 1. The power of the images

Chair: Silvia Orlandi

Visual Features of Inscriptions. An Issue for EDB (and EAGLE). A. Felle

Working with Text and Images: The Graffiti of Herculaneum. R. Benefiel, H. Sypniewski. S. Sprenkle

Face Value: The Power of Images at Aphrodisias. How Digital Resources Can Transform our use of Palaeography in understanding Inscriptions. A. Graham


Coffee Break

11:30 – 13:00

Session 2. Ancient People, Places, Names

Chair: Pietro Liuzzo

Towards a Universal Facebook of the Ancient World. Y. Broux

Romans 1 by 1. Documenting a population database for the Roman world. R. Varga

Epigraphy and Onomastics in the Hesperia Database. N. Moncunill, J.Velaza

Trismegistos Places, a Geographical Index for all Latin inscriptions. H. Verreth


Lunch Break

14:00 15.00

Keynote Speech

Where Eagles Dare

Charlotte Roueché

15:00 – 16:20

ROOM: Odeion

Session 3. Digital makes the difference

Chair: Bryan Ward Perkins

I.Sicily: an Epidoc Corpus for Ancient Sicily. J.Prag, J. Chartrand, J.Cummings

Towards The Publication of ICI Siracusa: General Data and Preview. M. Sgarlata

Epigraphy in Italian High Schools. E. Zuddas


Coffee Break

17:00 – 17:40

ROOM: Aula I

Session 4. Greek epigraphy and epigrams

Chair: Klaus Hallof

Axon. A Selection of Greek Historical Inscriptions. A Database for Research and Teaching. S. De Vido, I. Matijasic, S.Palazzo

Deixis and Frames of Reference in Dedicatory Epigrams. F. Licciardello

17:40 – 18:40

Panel. Epigraphic Echoes in Epigrams

Chair: M.Lamé

EAGLE2016, January 29, 2016



09:00 10.30

ROOM: Odeion

Welcome Session

Chair: Silvia Orlandi

Poster and demo Session. Posters and media partners (Digital Meets Culture, Archeomatica, Forma Urbis)

Dance your inscription. Performance

Storytelling Contest Award

Poster’s one minute madness

10:30 11.30

ROOM: Odeion

Keynote Speech

Infrastructures for Digital Research: New Opportunities and Challenges

Lorna Hughes

11:30 – 13:00

Session 5. Collaboration in Epigraphy

Chair: Francesco Mambrini

Augmenting the Workspace of Epigraphists: An Interaction Design Study. A. Barmpoutis, E. Bozia

TIGLIO. Translations and Images of Greek and Latin Inscriptions Online. P. Liuzzo, B. Almas, R. Baumann, M-C. Beaulieu, H. Cayless, J.Cowey, F. Mc Court, J. Sosin

A Virtual Research Enviroment to Document and Analize Non- Alphabetic Writing Systems. K. Diederichs, S. Gronemeyer, C. Prager, E. Wagner, F.Diehr, M. Brodhun, N. Grube

The digital edition of the archaic Latin inscriptions (7th-5th century B.C.). G. Rocca, G. Sarullo and M. Muscariello



14:00 15.00

Keynote Speech

Putting ancient inscriptions in the limelight

Mary Beard

15:00 – 15:50

Session 6. Epigraphy and Society

Chair: Raffaella Santucci

Bypassing the Oversaturation of Social Media Content with Ease. J. Blake Wiener

Exciting Research, Nobody Cares? Let’s Fix That! J. van der Crabben

Digital Enhancement of the “Paolo Orsi” Museum: a Google Street View 360° Pilot Project Tour. E. Bonacini


Coffee Break

16:20 – 17:20

Session 6. Epigraphy and Society (continued)

Chair: Raffaella Santucci

Free Reproduction of Cultural Heritage for Research Purposes:  Regulatory Aspects and New Prospects for the EAGLE Project. M. Modolo

Latin Epigraphy for the Visually Impaired. New Technologies to Favour Universal Accessibility. F. Licordari

17:20 – 18:20

Panel. Assessing the Role of Digital Libraries of Squeezes in Epigraphic Studies: Digitization, Visualization, and Metadata

Chair: Eleni Bozia

Panellists: E.Bozia, A. Barmpoutis, Mi. Brunet, A. Levivier, M.Ramírez Sánchez, J-P. Suárez-Rivero

18:20 – 18:45