[Elsnet-list] DATeCH 2014: deadline extended!

Mikel L. Forcada mlf at ua.es
Fri Jan 3 11:56:58 CET 2014

Apologies for multiple posting.

Call for papers

Madrid 19-20 May, 2014

The DATeCH international conference brings together researchers and 
practitioners looking for innovative approaches for the creation, 
transformation and exploitation of historical documents in digital form.

  Important dates

  * 7 January 2014 *17 January 2014* (Deadline extended) - Paper
    submission deadline
  * 28 February 2014 - Decision notification
  * 31 March 2014 - Camera-ready papers due
  * 19-20 May 2014 - Conference

  Target audience

The workshop aims to foster interdisciplinary work and linking together 
participants engaged in the following areas:

  * Text digitization and OCR.
  * Digital humanities.
  * Image and document analysis.
  * Digital libraries and library science.
  * Applied computational linguistics.
  * Crowdsourcing.
  * Interfaces and human-computer interaction.


Topics of interest are all those related to the practical and scientific 
goals listed above, such as:

  * OCR technology and tools for minority and historical languages.
  * Methods and tools for post-correction of OCR results.
  * Automated quality control for mass OCR data.
  * Innovative access methods for historical texts and corpora.
  * Natural language processing of ancient languages (Latin, Greek).
  * Visualization techniques and interfaces for search and research in
    digital humanities.
  * Publication and retrieval on e-books and mobile devices.
  * Crowdsourcing techniques for collecting and annotating data in
    digital humanities.
  * Enrichment of and metadata production for historical texts and corpora.
  * Data created with mobile devices.
  * Data presentation and exploration on mobile devices.
  * Ontological and linked data based contextualization of digitized and
    born digital scholarly data resources.


The conference will take place in the Biblioteca Nacional de España 
(Madrid), in the framework of the Digitisation Days 
<http://www.succeed-project.eu/digitisation-days> (19-20 May, 2014) 
organised by the Succeed Support Action.

  Programme committee

The programme committee is chaired by Apostolos Antonacopoulos (Salford 
University) and Klaus U. Schulz (Ludwig-Maximilians Universität) and 
integrated by:


  * Aly Conteh, The British Library
  * Basilis Gatos, Demokritos National Center for Scientific Research
  * Bruce Robertson, Mount Allison University
  * Christoph Ringlstetter, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität
  * Christopher Blackwell, Furman University
  * Claudine Moulin, Universität Trier
  * David Doermann, University of Maryland
  * Enrique Vidal, Universitat Politècnica de València
  * François Bry, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität
  * Gregory Crane, Universität Leipzig
  * Günter Mühlberger, Universität Innsbruck
  * Joan Andreu Sánchez, Universitat Politècnica de València


  * Laura Mandell, Texas A&M University
  * Lou Burnard, TEI Board
  * Malte Rehbein, Universität Passau
  * Marco Büchler, Göttingen Centre for Digital Humanities
  * Martin Müller, Northwestern University
  * Neel Smith, College of Holy Cross
  * Rose Holley, National Archives of Australia
  * Simone Marinai, Università degli Studi di Firenze
  * Stefan Gradmann, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
  * Stoyan Mihov, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
  * Thierry Paquet, Université de Rouen
  * Tomaz Erjavec, Institut Jožef Stefan


The following criteria will be applied to all communications submitted 
to DATeCH 2014 (http://datech2014.info/submissions 

  * Only original material will be accepted.
  * All communications will be peer reviewed and published in the
    proceedings of the conference.
  * The authors of the best contributions will be invited to prepare an
    extended version for a collective publication of selected papers in
    an indexed journal (an additional reviewing process will be applied).


For additional information, please visit www.datech2014.info 
<http://www.datech2014.info/> or send an email to datech at digitisation.eu 
<mailto:datech at digitisation.eu>

DATeCH 2014 is supported by:




-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://list.hum.uu.nl/pipermail/elsnet-list/attachments/20140103/571122cc/attachment-0001.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: DATeCH2014-CFP.pdf
Type: application/pdf
Size: 339673 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://list.hum.uu.nl/pipermail/elsnet-list/attachments/20140103/571122cc/attachment-0001.pdf>

More information about the Elsnet-list mailing list