conference abstracts are available: DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1041978

Monday, 6 November 2017

8:00-9:00 Registration, Information Desk

9:00-11:00 Opening

  • Welcome & Introduction Eveline Wandl-Vogt, Austrian Academy of Sciences
  • Welcome & Keynote 1: Gerfried Stocker, Artistic and Managing Director of Ars Electronica
  • Keynote 2: Tobias Schönberg (Wikimedia Österreich): Wikidata: Community curated open data
  • Harold Short, Eveline Wandl-Vogt:

Life Writing in the Network Society - Towards multidisciplinary, participatory ecosystems of innovation:

Panel Discussion with Paul Arthur, Georg Gartner, Rennie Mapp, Jo Payne, Tobias Schönberg, Gerfried Stocker

11:00-12:00 Posters and Demonstrations . Chair: Sarah Herbe

Hans Bauer: Bio-brary. The Library as Producer of Biographical Information? The IOS-Example

Serge ter Braake, Antske Fokkens: Famous for only one thing: Concepts, Events and People interwined

Thierry Declerck: Considerations about uniqueness and un-alterability for encoding biographical data in ontologies

Almut Leh, Doris Tausendfreund: Curation and Dissemination of lifestory interviews for the humanities (system demo)

Matthias Schögl, Katalin Lejtovicz: A Prosopographical Information System (APIS) (system demo)

Jouni Tuominen, Eero Hyvönen, Petri Leskinen: Bio CRM: A Data Model for Representing Biographical Data for Prosopographical Research

12:00-13:15 Lunch

13:15-14:00 DeepSpace Highlights

14:00-15:30 Presentations 1: Topic "Biographies Online and Webportals" . Chair: Ronald Sluijter

  1. Bernhard Krabina, Anita Eichinger: Biographical Information in the Vienna History Wiki
  2. Matthias Reinert, Bernhard Ebneth: - interfaces
  3. Rennie Mapp: Collective Biographies of Women: A Prosopographical Database with Added Narratological Analysis
  4. Ágoston Bernád, Maximilian Kaiser: The biographical formula: Kinds and dimensions of biographical networks

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-17:30 Presentations 2 : Topic "Ecosystems and Infrastructures" . Chair: Clifford Lynch

  1. Antske Fokkens, Serge ter Braake: A repository for Biographical Data Model
  2. Donald Sturgeon: Linking, sharing, merging: sustainable digital infrastructure for complex biographical data
  3. Paul Arthur: Integrating Biographical Data: An Australian Case Study
  4. Lars Wienecke, Marten Düring, Denis Scuto, Joell Thill: No privacy for the dead. GDPR legislation and Biographical Data in Contemporary History

discussion follows in

17:30-18:30 Paul Arthur, Eveline Wandl-Vogt:

Meeting : Global Research Infrastructure on biographical research

19:00 Dinner (out of pocket expense) : Arkadenhof

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

9:00-10:00 Highlight tour of AEC

10:00-10:30 Introducing breakout sessions and labs: Eveline Wandl-Vogt, Session speakers

10:30-12:30 Breakout Sessions in AEC labs

  • BioLab : Linking & Enrichment: Matthias Schlögl, Katalin Lejtovicz, Antske Fokkens, Eero Hyvönen
  • VRLab : Visualisation & Visual Analysis: Florian Windhaber, Eva Mayr, Alessio Bertone
  • GeoCity: Publication & Openness: Peter Kraker, Bernhard Krabina, Sarah Herbe
  • FabLab: Collaboration & Co-creation: Eveline Wandl-Vogt, Abbas Salamat, Jo Payne

12:30-13:30 Lunch

with Poster Presentations related to the Project APIS at Austrian Academy of Sciences:

Piringer Barbara, Eveline Wandl-Vogt, Yalemisew Abgaz, Katalin Lejtovicz: Exploring and exploiting biographical and prosopographical information as common access layer for heterogeneous data facilitating inclusive, gender-symmetric research

Katalin Lejtovicz, Matej Durco, Matthias Schlögl, Eveline Wandl-Vogt: APIS: New Austrian Prosopographical Information System. Mapping historical networks

Manuela Mayer: Biographical data as a by-product of editorial projects

Eveline Wandl-Vogt: Liquid infrastructures for complex research questions: The OI-RI Biographical Research Demonstrator in a nutshell

13:30-14:30 DeepSpace Specials

14:30-16:00 Presentations 3: Topic: "Linked Data and Data Models" . Chair: Donald Sturgeon

  1. Jelle van Lottum, Lodewijk Petram: Reconstructing life courses of naval workers for insight into migrants - opportunities in and contribution to the Dutch economy, c.1700-1800
  2. Petri Leskinen, Eero Hyvönen, Jouni Tuominen: Analyzing and Visualizing Prosopographical Linked Data Based on Short Biographies
  3. Judith Brouwer, Harm Nijboer: Golden Agents. A web of linked biographical data for the Dutch Golden Age
  4. Peter Kraker et al: Linked Cat+: Exploring half a century of knowledge production at the Austrian Academy of Sciences

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break

16:30-17:15 Presentations 4: Topic: "Diverse topics and New Approaches" . Chair: Antske Fokkens

  1. Abdulhamit Kirmizi: Christians and Jews in the Ottoman Officialdom: A Prosopographical Project
  2. Yoshiyuki Asahi: Detecting and mining biographical data from audio/audio-visual magnetic tapes: A case of the Japanese American collections in the US
  3. Eva Mayr, Saminu M. Salisu, Matthias Schlögl, Maximilian Kaiser, Ágoston Zénó Bernád, Florian Windhager: Beyond One-dimensional portrait: A Synoptic Approach to the Visual Analysis of Biography Data
  4. José Luis Preza: Automatic classification of digital objects in institutional repositories using artificial intelligence

17:15-18:00 Wrap Up from breakout sessions, take aways and good bye : Eveline Wandl-Vogt, Session speakers