PARTHENOS returns to Athens – 13 November 2018

PARTHENOS returns to Athens – 13 November 2018
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The Academy of Athens is organizing a one-day event titled PARTHENOS returns to Athens. Presenting the European Digital Research Infrastructure PARTHENOS to the Greek Humanities Community.

The event will take place on the 13th of November 2018, 10:00 to 17:00, at the East Room of the Main Building of the Academy of Athens, 28 Panepistimiou Str., Athens, Greece.

The invited speakers will present the results of the activities of the PARTHENOS project, focusing on:

  •    standardization in the areas of documentation of primary data and sources, reference resources and procedures and protocols;
  •    interoperability and semantics which involves defining a common semantic framework, the integration of multi-lingual reference resources and designing resource discovery;
  •    tools and services;
  •    training and professional development;
  •    guidelines and best practices.

The event is open to anyone who wishes to attend and it is free of costs. The only requirement is to register in advance by filling out the form provided here:


10:00 – 10:15 Greetings
10:15 – 11:00  

Keynote speech. The PARTHENOS project: solutions to digital humanities research needs

Franco Niccolucci, Polo Universitario di Prato – PIN Scrl, University of Florence, Scientific Coordinator PARTHENOS

11:00 – 11:30 From standards to research methods in the SSK

Laurent Romary, French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation (INRIA) 

11:30 – 11:45  COFFEE BREAK
11:45 – 12:15 A new view on data integration: at the endpoints are people, not data

Martin Doerr & George Bruseker, Foundation for Research & Technology – Hellas (FORTH)

12:15 – 12:45 IT support for PARTHENOS and its users

Carlo Meghini, Italian National Research Council, Institute of Information Science and Technologies (CNR-ISTI)

12:45 – 13:15 Discussion
13:15 – 14:30 BREAK
14:30 – 15:00 Building skills and scholars from an infrastructural perspective

Jennifer Edmond, Trinity College Dublin Digital Humanities Centre

15:00 – 15:30 DH Foresight: gleaning the future of digital methods and infrastructures for the humanities

Mark Hedges, King’s College London, Department of Digital Humanities

15:30 – 15:45 COFFEE BREAK
15:45 – 16:15 Dimensions and perspectives of infrastructure

Panos Constantopoulos, Athens University of Economics and Business, ATHENA Research and Innovation Centre

16:15 – 16:45 Discussion
16:45– 17:00 Concluding remarks

Helen Katsiadakis, Academy of Athens

Date: November 9, 2018

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