[Humanist] 26.690 events: i-Society; European Summer School; culture & CS

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Thu Jan 17 10:27:52 CET 2013

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 690.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    kcl - digitalhumanities <digitalhumanities at kcl.ac.uk>     (38)
        Subject: FW: Call for abstracts: 11th Conference on Culture and
                Computer Science at Pergamonmuseum Berlin, Germany

  [2]   From:    Elisabeth Burr <elisabeth.burr at uni-leipzig.de>            (44)
        Subject: "Culture & Technology" - European Summer School in Digital
                Humanities: bursaries for partner universities

  [3]   From:    David Brown <d.brown at i-society.eu>                       (144)
        Subject: Call for Papers: International Conference on Information
                Society (i-Society 2013)!

        Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2013 12:48:46 +0000
        From: kcl - digitalhumanities <digitalhumanities at kcl.ac.uk>
        Subject: FW: Call for abstracts: 11th Conference on Culture and Computer Science at Pergamonmuseum Berlin, Germany
        In-Reply-To: <6566E54A-DB3E-4618-AAF6-FB17F71A9762 at htw-berlin.de>

> From: Julia Heisig <Julia.Heisig at HTW-Berlin.de<mailto:Julia.Heisig at HTW-Berlin.de>>
> Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2013 12:20
> Subject: Call for abstracts: 11th Conference on Culture and Computer Science 
at Pergamonmuseum Berlin, Germany

Dear Sir or Madam,

The University of Applied Sciences Berlin (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin) organizes the annual scientific conference "Culture and computer science". The 11th edition of the conference series brings into focus best practice examples, challenges, and future trends in the fields of visualisation and interaction. Please find more information at our website: http://inka.htw-berlin.de/kui/13/about

Main topics are:

  *        Visualisation and Interaction Technologies
  *        System of information, visualization and communication in urban spaces
  *        Interactive multimedia solutions for museums, theaters, concert halls, exhibitions, etc.
  *        Interactive systems in cultural and creative industries
  *        Municipal and touristic information system
  *        Digital exhibitions, science centers, museums and galleries
  *        Virtual reconstructions
  *        augmented reality
  *        Media architecture, digital extension of buildings and urban districts
  *        Position and context-sensitive services
  *        documentation, visualization and interaction in museums and archives
  *        Game-based information processing
  *        Digital storytelling
  *        Multimedia guides
  *        further research activies and reference implementations related to the topic "visualization, exploration, interaction"

You will find a call for papers at the website. Proposals for oral presentations, posters, or demonstrations can be submitted in German or English language before January 31, 2013.
Abstracts (1-3 DIN A4 pages) must contain title, author(s), the scope of the paper, emphasize on new advances, theories and/or applications and include an analysis of results and findings.

We would be delighted if you would send in an abstract.

Best regards,

Julia Heisig

Julia Heisig M.A.
Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) Berlin
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin Projekt FKI  |  Forschungsgruppe INKA

Wilhelminenhofstr. 75 A | 12459 Berlin

TGS | Ostendstraße 25
Gebäude 2 Eingang Slabystraße | 12459 Berlin
Tel. +49 30 50193629

julia.heisig at htw-berlin.de<mailto:julia.heisig at htw-berlin.de>

        Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 00:46:17 +0100
        From: Elisabeth Burr <elisabeth.burr at uni-leipzig.de>
        Subject: "Culture & Technology" - European Summer School in Digital Humanities: bursaries for partner universities
        In-Reply-To: <6566E54A-DB3E-4618-AAF6-FB17F71A9762 at htw-berlin.de>

We are happy that we can announce that there will 
be bursaries which should cover accommodation 
during the 4th European Summer School in Digital 
Humanities "Culture & Technology" (end of July - 
beginning of August 2013, exact dates will be 
announced shortly) for participants coming from the following universities:

Bulgaria:       Sofiski Uniwersitet Sw. Kliment Ochridski

Poland:         Uniwersytet Wroclawski
                 Uniwersytet Jagiellonski w Krakowie

Rumania:        Universitatea Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca

Russia: Moskowski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet im. M. W. Lomonosowa
                 Sankt-Peterburgski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet
                 Kazanski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet

Slovenia:       Univerza v Ljubljani

Cech Republic:Univerzita Karlova v Praze

Ukraine:        Kiewski nazionalny uniwersitet im. Tarasa Schewtschenko

Belarus:        Beloruski gosudarstvenny uniwersitet

People who belong to these universities, whether 
as (doctoral) students, researchers or faculty 
and are interested in taking part in the Summer 
School are requested to send a mail to 
esu_ct at uni-leipzig.de subject: ESU DH C & T 2013: 
partner universities, stating the university they 
belong to and their status, as soon as possible, 
so that we get an idea of how many people might come from these universities.

Please note: The mail you send does not mean that 
you will get a place at the Summer School. There 
will be an application process as every year.

More information will be available shortly at: 

Best, Elisabeth Burr

Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Burr
Französische / frankophone und italienische Sprachwissenschaft
- Direktorin -
Institut für Romanistik
Universität Leipzig
Beethovenstr. 15
D-04107 Leipzig

        Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2013 00:49:53 +0000 (GMT)
        From: David Brown <d.brown at i-society.eu>
        Subject: Call for Papers: International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2013)!
        In-Reply-To: <6566E54A-DB3E-4618-AAF6-FB17F71A9762 at htw-berlin.de>


International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2013),
24-26 June, 2013
University of Toronto, Hart House, Toronto, Canada

The i-Society is a global knowledge-enriched collaborative effort
that has its roots from both academia and industry. The conference
covers a wide spectrum of topics that relate to information society,
which includes technical and non-technical research areas.

The mission of i-Society 2013 conference is to provide opportunities
for collaboration of professionals and researchers to share existing
and generate new knowledge in the field of information society.
The conference encapsulates the concept of interdisciplinary science
that studies the societal and technological dimensions of knowledge
evolution in digital society. The i-Society bridges the gap between
academia and industry with regards to research collaboration
and awareness of current development in secure information
management in the digital society.

The topics in i-Society 2013 include but are not confined to the
following areas:

*New enabling technologies
- Internet technologies
- Wireless applications
- Mobile Applications
- Multimedia Applications
- Protocols and Standards
- Ubiquitous Computing
- Virtual Reality
- Human Computer Interaction
- Geographic information systems
- e-Manufacturing

*Intelligent data management
- Intelligent Agents
- Intelligent Systems
- Intelligent Organisations
- Content Development
- Data Mining
- e-Publishing and Digital Libraries
- Information Search and Retrieval
- Knowledge Management
- e-Intelligence
- Knowledge networks

*Secure Technologies
- Internet security
- Web services and performance
- Secure transactions
- Cryptography
- Payment systems
- Secure Protocols
- e-Privacy
- e-Trust
- e-Risk
- Cyber law
- Forensics
- Information assurance
- Mobile social networks
- Peer-to-peer social networks
- Sensor networks and social sensing

- Collaborative Learning
- Curriculum Content Design and Development
- Delivery Systems and Environments
- Educational Systems Design
- e-Learning Organisational Issues
- Evaluation and Assessment
- Virtual Learning Environments and Issues
- Web-based Learning Communities
- e-Learning Tools
- e-Education

- Global Trends
- Social Inclusion
- Intellectual Property Rights
- Social Infonomics
- Computer-Mediated Communication
- Social and Organisational Aspects
- Globalisation and developmental IT
- Social Software

- Data Security Issues
- e-Health Policy and Practice
- e-Healthcare Strategies and Provision
- Medical Research Ethics
- Patient Privacy and Confidentiality
- e-Medicine

- Democracy and the Citizen
- e-Administration
- Policy Issues
- Virtual Communities

- Digital Economies
- Knowledge economy
- eProcurement
- National and International Economies
- e-Business Ontologies and Models
- Digital Goods and Services
- e-Commerce Application Fields
- e-Commerce Economics
- e-Commerce Services
- Electronic Service Delivery
- e-Marketing
- Online Auctions and Technologies
- Virtual Organisations
- Teleworking
- Applied e-Business
- Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

- Legal Issues
- Patents
- Enabling technologies and tools

- Natural sciences in digital society
- Biometrics
- Bioinformatics
- Collaborative research

*Industrial developments
- Trends in learning
- Applied research
- Cutting-edge technologies

* Research in progress
- Ongoing research from undergraduates, graduates/postgraduates and

Important Dates:

Paper Submission Date: February 20, 2013
Short Paper (Extended Abstract or Work in Progress): February 01, 2013
Notification of Paper Acceptance /Rejection: March 15, 2013
Notification of Short Paper (Extended Abstract/Work in Progress) Acceptance
/Rejection: February 20, 2013
Camera Ready Paper and Short Paper Due: March 31, 2013
Workshop/Tutorial Proposal Submission: February 15, 2013
Notification of Workshop/Tutorial Acceptance: March 01, 2013
Special Track Proposal Submission: February 05, 2013
Notification of Special Track Acceptance/Rejection: February 25, 2013
Poster/Demo Proposal Submission: March 31, 2013
Notification of Poster/Demo Acceptance: April 10, 2013
Participant(s) Registration (Open): January 01, 2013 to June 15, 2013
Early Bird Attendee Registration Deadline: January 01, 2013 to March 31, 2013
Late Bird Attendee Registration Deadline: April 01, 2013 to June 15, 2013
Conference Dates: June 24-26, 2013

For more details, please visit www.i-society.eu

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