[Humanist] 23.689 events: Victorians by the numbers; knowledge engineering

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 23, No. 689.
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  [1]   From:    Andrew Stauffer <amstauff at gmail.com>                      (45)
        Subject: cfp: Victorians Institute: By the Numbers

  [2]   From:    HSofia Pinto <sofia at ontol.inesc-id.pt>                    (53)
        Subject: EKAW: Final Call for Papers


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        Date: Mon, 8 Mar 2010 14:03:54 -0500
        From: Andrew Stauffer <amstauff at gmail.com>
        Subject: cfp: Victorians Institute: By the Numbers


THE 2010 VICTORIANS INSTITUTE CONFERENCE  
http://www.vcu.edu/vij/  

BY THE NUMBERS

*October 1-3, 2010*
*University of Virginia*
New submission deadline:  *April 15, 2010*
*Conference website*: http://www.nines.org/VIC2010

Co-sponsored by The University of Virginia English
Department http://www.engl.virginia.edu/ ,
Rare Books School  http://www.rarebookschool.org/ , and NINES<http://nines.org/>
.

Keynote lecturer: *Daniel Cohen*, George Mason University; author of Equations
from God: Pure Mathematics and Victorian
Faith<http://jhupbooks.press.jhu.edu/ecom/MasterServlet/GetItemDetailsHandler?iN=9780801885532&qty=1&source=2&viewMode=3&loggedIN=false&JavaScript=y>,
2007; and director of the Center for History and New Media<http://chnm.gmu.edu/>
.

Other confirmed speakers:

Jimena Canales, Harvard University (author of A Tenth of a Second: A
History<http://www.press.uchicago.edu/presssite/metadata.epl?mode=synopsis&bookkey=1319793>)

Marilyn Gaull, Boston University (editor of The Wordsworth
Circle http://www.bu.edu/editinst/resources/wordsworth/index.html)

Alice Jenkins, University of Glasgow (author of Space and the ‘March of
Mind’<http://www.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/LiteratureEnglish/BritishLiterature/19thC/?view=usa&ci=9780199209927>)

Ellen Rosenman, University of Kentucky (editor of Victorians Institute
Journal  http://www.vcu.edu/vij/VIJ.html )

UVA organizing committee:  Steve Arata, Alison Booth, Karen Chase, Jerome
McGann, Andrew Stauffer, and Herbert Tucker; with assistance from Bethany
Nowviskie and Michael F. Suarez, S.J.

This conference has received generous funding support from the Page-Barbour
Lecture Endowment at University of Virginia.  As a result, we may in a
position to provide *stipends to offset expenses* for selected *graduate
students and junior scholars*. Other plans include the following:

   1. a *special roundtable with journal editors* on the future of scholarly
   journals in a digital age
   2. a *special roundtable with university press editors* on the monograph
   and the crisis in scholarly publishing
   3. a visit to *UVA’s Rare Book School
 http://www.rarebookschool.org/ *for seminars on C19 materials
   4. *lunch and coffee breaks provided gratis* during the conference
   5. a *gala Friday evening reception* and a *wine reception on
Saturday*evening
   6. open house in the *Scholars’
Lab http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/scholarslab/
   *, showcasing digital C19 projects

PLEASE SUBMIT 1-2 PAGE PROPOSALS to Victorians.Institute at gmail.com by *APRIL 15, 2010*



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        Date: Mon, 8 Mar 2010 19:07:29 +0000
        From: HSofia Pinto <sofia at ontol.inesc-id.pt>
        Subject: EKAW: Final Call for Papers


17th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge 
Management
EKAW 2010

Lisbon, Portugal,

http://ekaw2010.inesc-id.pt

2nd Call for Papers

The 17th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge 
Management is concerned with all aspects of eliciting, acquiring, 
modeling and managing knowledge, and its role in the construction of 
knowledge-intensive systems and services for the semantic web, knowledge 
management, e-business, natural language processing, intelligent 
information integration, etc.

The focus of the 17th edition of EKAW will be on "Knowledge Management 
and Engineering by the Masses".

EKAW 2010 welcomes papers dealing with theoretical, methodological, 
experimental, and application aspects. The call for papers with detailed 
topics is available electronically at:

http://ekaw2010.inesc-id.pt/call-for-papers.html

Important dates

* Submission: 19th of March 2010
* Notification: 14th of May 2010
* Camera Ready: 11th of June 2010

Organizing Committee

* General and PC chairs:
- Sofia Pinto (INESC-ID, Lisbon)
- Philipp Cimiano (CITEC, UniversitŠt Bielefeld)

* Workshop chair:
- Siegfried Handschuh (DERI, NUI Galway)

* Tutorial chair: - Victoria Uren (University of Sheffield)

Demonstration chairs:
- Oscar Corcho (UPM, Madrid)
- Johanna Všlker (University of Mannheim)

The proceedings of the conference will be published by Springer Verlag 
in the LNCS series. The LNCS volume will contain contributed papers.
EKAW 2010 will also feature a tutorial and workshop program, as well as 
a poster and demo track. Poster/demo notes and workshop/tutorial notes 
will be published separately in a companion booklet.

Paper submission and reviewing for EKAW 2010 will be electronic via CMT 
System at https://cmt.research.microsoft.com/EKAW2010. Submissions 
should be 15 pages long (max) formatted according to Springer Verlag 
LNCS guidelines.

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