KU Leuven Faculty of Arts AI and DH Training Sessions

The KU Leuven Faculty of Arts is organizing training sessions on artificial intelligence and digital humanities. This series of trainings is designed for KU Leuven researchers and MA students who would like to learn more about AI and DH and their possible applications in research. No AI or DH knowledge is required to participate in the sessions. The first three trainings in the series focus on specific AI or DH topics and approaches, but the final workshop session will be in…

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Digital Humanities Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium: Spring 2022 Edition

Are you an early career researcher in the field of Digital Humanities or a student interested in DH approaches who would like to discuss DH with other early career researchers in the Belgian DH community? If so, you might be interested in joining the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs! This series is jointly organized by KU Leuven Libraries Artes Research and the Ghent Centre for Digital Humanities.   Our first two sessions this spring will continue the “under-the-hood” format. In these sessions, a volunteer from our community…

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KBR Digital Heritage Seminar Series: Image Processing

This spring, the Royal Library of Belgium (KBR) together with ULB, Ugent, VUB, and UCL will continue their Digital Heritage Seminar series. This spring edition will focus on image processing, hosting three speakers who share their experience with digitization and extracting data from digitized cultural heritage collections.    The following provides a brief overview of the dates and topics. Please visit the links to read more and to register for the events:  Tuesday 22 February, 14:00-15:30 Speaker: Thomas Smits, University…

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CFP: Open Science day KU Leuven 2022

On Monday 9 May 2022 KU Leuven will organize the 2022 edition of the Open Science day as a hybrid event, online and at the Irish College in Leuven. The Open Science day is an event where researchers share experiences about Open Science. It offers researchers the opportunity to enter into conversation with university leadership including rector Luc Sels. Next to these debates, there will be two interactive panel sessions and a poster session. The panel sessions will be dedicated…

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Platform{DH} University of Antwerp: Digital Humanities Lecture Series

The Platform for Digital Humanities at the University of Antwerp is continuing their lecture series on Digital Humanities this spring.   The series kicks off on Monday 21 February (16:00-18:00) with a lecture from Aafje de Roest titled “Hiphop lezen: kwantitatieve en kwalitatieve methoden voor letterkundig onderzoek naar hiphop” (in Dutch). Aafje de Roest is currently working on an NWO-funded project at the University of Leiden where she explores how Dutch youth (re)define their cultural identity through hiphop. For more details…

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