[Lod] EU COST action proposal

Fabio Ciotti fabio.ciotti at uniroma2.it
Fri Mar 7 14:07:38 CET 2014


Great work, only as I wrote in a comment to the shared googledoc, I
would add in the opening sentence a direct reference to Digital
Humanities, if not else for political reason.

I will add my personal info later, since they are not due for this
first deadline.

Fabio

2014-03-07 13:32 GMT+01:00 Leif Isaksen <leifuss at googlemail.com>:
> Terrific work folks - nothing to add :-)
>
>
> On Fri, Mar 7, 2014 at 7:25 AM, maurizio.lana <maurizio.lana at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> Il 07/03/14 12:12, Ant Beck ha scritto:
>>
>> The only thing I think is missing is a sentence describing the impact.
>>
>> How about something like:
>>
>> "This will have impact across society and will improve community
>> engagement, curatorial and professional management and policy formation in
>> the digital humanities whilst encouraging innovative re-use by researchers,
>> communities and SMEs alike. "
>>
>> This obviously takes things well over the 250 words and would need editing
>> down accordingly.
>>
>> good remark.
>> something like this is already said but i integrated just now some missing
>> aspects (curation, professionals; policies are subsumed into management)
>> maurizio
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> Best
>>
>> Ant
>> On 07/03/14 10:50, Richard Light wrote:
>>
>> Looks just the ticket to me.  Good work, Sebastian.
>>
>> (Oh, and by the way, I'm interested in helping too.  It's been a busy
>> week. :-) )
>>
>> Richard
>>
>> On 07/03/2014 10:47, Kai Eckert wrote:
>>
>> I like the text very much. I will submit it later, I would propose to do
>> it earlier than 17:00 in order to leave some time to deal with potential
>> submission problems.
>>
>> So @all: Give feedback or raise your concerns until 15:00 CET or we
>> assume you accept it as is for submission :-)
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Kai
>>
>> Am 07.03.2014 11:40, schrieb maurizio.lana:
>>
>> Il 07/03/14 10:33, Sebastian Rahtz ha scritto:
>>
>> the state of the art for this initial registration (end of today in
>> Europe)
>> is as follows. comments? do remember that this isn't being evaluated - its
>> purpose is simply to let the organisers assign appropriate evaluators.
>>
>> got it.
>> kai it's up to you in a short time, am i right?
>> ciao
>> maurizio
>>
>> TITLE: Linked Open Data across the Humanities
>>
>> ACRONYM:  LODAH
>>
>>
>> The mission of LODAH is to build a network of projects and researchers
>> working with Linked Open Data (LOD) from across the whole field of the
>> humanities who can engage with LOD-oriented research from a computer
>> science perspective. The specific objectives will be encouraging and
>> facilitating the interconnection and interoperability of open online
>> Humanities resources, both existing and forthcoming, through LOD;
>> raising awareness of new developments (both content and technology);
>> and discussing, developing, and  publishing best practices. The main
>> activities of LODAH will be to survey the use of ontologies adopted
>> across humanities; to consider how they relate to each other; to
>> identify gaps where disciplines are lacking clear exemplars and
>> guidance; to build guidelines designed not only to reduce the
>> fragmentation of approaches and ontologies but also to foster
>> integration of methods and resources; and to find and possibly link
>> other research initiatives in similar fields. This will happen by both
>> testing ontologies and techniques developed for humanities data
>> against the concerns of contemporary information engineering, and by
>> testing the assumptions of modern data networks against the complexity
>> of the humanities. This will make it easier for everyone  -  from
>> citizens to SMEs - to reach and use complex historical, literary or
>> philosophical data sets, and provide a marketplace for European SMEs
>> to develop new tools and services. The initial LODAH membership
>> includes a wide range of disciplinary perspectives, but  is also open
>> to unforeseen domains and will be an environment in which young
>> researchers can develop portable skills.
>>
>>
>>
>> KEYWORDS: Digital Humanities; Linked Open Data; Semantic Web; Cultural
>> Heritage
>>
>>
>>
>> --
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>> Sebastian Rahtz
>>
>> Director (Research) of Academic IT
>>
>> University of Oxford IT Services
>>
>> 13 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6NN. Phone +44 1865 283431
>>
>>
>> Não sou nada.
>>
>> Nunca serei nada.
>>
>> Não posso querer ser nada.
>>
>> À parte isso, tenho em mim todos os sonhos do mundo.
>>
>>
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