Current Practices and New Directions in Digital Epigraphy

Chair: Marjeta Šašel Kos

Date: 19th – 20th February 2014
Place: National Museum of Slovenia, Prešernova 20, Ljubljana, Slovenia. (Main entrance is from Muzejska 1)


Wednesday 19th February 2014 – Training and Workshop

Morning TRAINING – WG 1 GIS and Terminologies (click here for more details)

Chair: Francisca Feraudi-Gruénais

09:00-09:15 Welcome (Oto Luthar, director of the ZRC SAZU) and Introduction (Marjeta Šašel Kos)

9:15-10:30 Introduction to EpiDoc: Basics to Experts (Simona Stoyanova)

10:30-11:00 Co ffee break

11:00-12:00 Trismegistos Places, a Geographical Platform for the Ancient World (Herbert Verreth)

12:00-13:30 Epidoc, Conversions and Crosswalking (Gabriel Bodard)

13:30-14:30 Lunch break

Afternoon WORKSHOPWG 2 Translations and content curation (click here for more details)

Chair: Pietro Maria Liuzzo

14:30-16:00 WikiBase and WikiData (Luca Martinelli)

16:00-18:00 Epigraphic Translations Edit-a-thon (Luca Martinelli)

(coffee and nibbles available on venue)

Evening – Social dinner


Thursday 20th February 2014 – Workshop and public event

Morning WORKSHOPWG 3 IPR and User engagement (click here for more details)

Chair: Christian Uhlir

09:15-10:00 How to Clarify Licensing Issues (Andreas Sanders)

10:00-10:30 IPR issues. The British School at Rome: a case study (Alessandra Giovenco)

10:30-11:00 User Engagement Tools and Subprojects (Christian Uhlir)

11:00-11:30 Coff ee break

11:30-13:00 Best Practices in Photographing Inscriptions (Ortolf Harl)

13:00-14:30 Lunch break

Afternoon Lectures

Chair: Francesco Mambrini

14:30 – 15:15 Ancient Inscriptions for Scholars and Citizens: The “Double-Soul” of the EAGLE Project (Silvia Orlandi)

15:15 – 16:00 Epigraphers, Encoders, Digital Classicists: Strategies for Teaching and Learning Digital Philology (Gabriel Bodard)

16:00 – 16:45 Culture, Heritage and Creativity as Enablers of Cultural Identity, Social Inclusion and Economic Growth (Sorin Hermon)

16:45-18:00 Visit to the Lapidarium of the National Museum of Slovenia (Marjeta Šašel Kos)