Schedule

Digital Humanities Institute – Beirut 2017
Shaping Digital Humanities Communities: Local, Regional and Consortial

American University of Beirut
10-12 March 2017
#DHIB2017

SCHEDULE 

All events take place at the American University of Beirut, unless otherwise noted.

A map of locations important for DHIB can be found here.

Long workshops (10hrs) are marked in green.  Short workshops (5 hrs) are marked in pink.  Mini-workshops (2.5 hrs) are marked in blue. 

Registration will begin soon and will end January 15th.  Priority registration is free and available to all AUB community members and all AMICAL institutions (including local members Hagazian and LAU).  There may be space for others interested in DHIB 2017, but this will be subject to registration availability and there will a nominal fee for attendance.

ALL WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS CAN BE FOUND HERE.

Thurs 9 March Fri 10 March Sat 11 March Sun 12 March

8:00-8:45
Registration
&
Light breakfast
(Van Dyke courtyard)
9:00 – 9:30
Opening words Dean Nadia  Cheikh (FAS)
Yousif Asfour (IT)
Elie Kahale (Library)
Jeff Gima (AMICAL)(Boustani Auditorium, Van Dyke)

8:30-9:15

Light breakfast
(Van Dyke courtyard)

830-915

Morning Coffee
(Fisk Building)

9:30-11:00
KEYNOTE:
David Joseph Wrisley
Digital Humanities in the Arab World: Current Context
and Future Perspectives(Boustani Auditorium, Van Dyke) 
9:30-11:00

KEYNOTE:
Ghassan Mourad

التعرف الآلي على أسماء العلم باللغة العربية؟ 

(Boustani Auditorium, Van Dyke) 


930-1030
Poster session
(Fisk 102 lab)
11:00-13:30
SESSION 1:
OCR Arabic (1) Jafet E-classroom
Sound (1) Fisk 209
Python (1) Van Dyke Public Computer Lab
Drupal (1) IT Acad Computer Lab
Plain Text (1) Bldg 37
Game Design (1) Fisk 204 lab
11:00-13:30
SESSION 3:
OCR Arabic (3) Jafet E-classroom

Sound (3) Fisk 209
Omeka (2) FHS Computer Lab Van Dyke
Python (3) Van Dyke Public Computer Lab
Drupal (3) IT Acad Computer Lab
Editing (1) Fisk 204 lab
Mapping (1) Fisk 337
Pedagogy (1) IT helpdesk
1030-1300

DH project life Fisk 102 lab

Voyant Tools Fisk 204 lab

Sketchup Fisk 337

1330-1430

LUNCH
(Ada Dodge,
Faculty Lounge)

13:30-14:30

LUNCH
(Ada Dodge, Faculty Lounge)

AMICAL cohort meeting

(Ada Dodge, AMICAL cohort meeting)

1300-1400

LUNCH
(Fisk, Faculty Lounge)

1430-1700

SESSION 2

OCR Arabic (2) Jafet E-classroom
Sound (2) Fisk 209
Omeka (1) FHS Computer Lab Van Dyke
Python (2)  Van Dyke Public Computer Lab
Drupal (2)  IT Acad Computer Lab
Plain Text (2) Bldg 37
Game Design (2) Fisk 204 lab

1430-1530

Lightning talks
(Bldg 37)

1430
Closing of DHI-B 2017 Bldg 37
After 12

arrivals

 

 

15:30-18:00

SESSION 4

OCR Arabic (4)  Jafet E-classroom
Sound (4)  Fisk 209
Omeka (3)  FHS Computer Lab Van Dyke
Python (4) Van Dyke Public Computer Lab
Editing (2)  Fisk 204 lab
Mapping (2) Fisk 337
Pedagogy (2) IT helpdesk

Excursion

(optional)

afternoon departures

1400-1700

registration Van Dyke Court Yard


VIP dinner
(by invitation)
 
1900-

No host Informal dinner

A map of locations important for DHIB can be found here.

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