International Symposium on Digital Scholarship Schedule

June 3 Schedule

June 3, 2019 (Monday) at Birkbeck College, Malet Street, Bloomsbury

3 – 5 p.m.

Opening Roundtable on Institutional Research Collaboration, Clore Building, Room 101

Chair: Prof. Matthew Davies (Executive Dean of the School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy, Birkbeck)

  • Prof. Julian Swann (Pro-Vice Master for Research and Director of the Graduate Research School, Birkbeck)
  • Dr. George Hong (Chief Research Officer and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Fordham)
  • Brief project descriptions by Fordham participants
  • Questions and Discussion
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Welcome Drinks Reception, Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square


June 4 Schedule

June 4, 2019 (Tuesday) at Fordham's London Centre, Room 101

9:30 - 9:50 a.m.

Opening Session, Room, 101

Chair: Prof. Matthew Davies (Executive Dean of the School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy, Birkbeck)

9:50 - 11:15 a.m.

Keynote Session

Chair: Lisa Lancia (Director of the Office of International Initiatives, Fordham)

Keynote Speakers:

11:15 - 11:30 a.m.

Coffee Break

11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Panel I: Theory, Method, and Ethics

Chair: Prof. Jane Winters (Professor of Digital Humanities, School for Advanced Study, University of London)

1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Lunch (Fordham's London Centre)

2:30 - 4:15 p.m.

Panel II: Teacher Education

Chair: Prof. Maura Mast (Dean, Fordham College at Rose Hill)

4:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:45 - 6 p.m.

Panel III: Digital Learning

Chair: Prof. John P. Harrington (Academic Dean, Fordham London Centre)

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Dinner (The Peasant Restaurant, 240 St. John Street, Clerkenwell)


 

 

June 5 Schedule

June 5, 2019 (Wednesday) at Fordham's London Centre, 2 Eyre Street Hill

9 - 10:45 a.m.

Panel IV: Digital Urban Studies

Chair: Prof. Eva Badowska (Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences; Associate Vice President, Arts and Sciences, Fordham)

10:45 - 11 a.m.

Coffee Break

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Panel V: Digital Editions, Databases, and Linked Data

Chair: Prof. Vanessa Harding (History, Classics, and Archaeology, Birkbeck)

1 - 2 p.m.

Lunch

2 - 4 p.m.

Panel VI: Digital Mapping

Chair: Prof. Catherine Clarke (Chair in the History of People, Place and Community, Institute of Historical Research, University of London)

4 - 4:30 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:30 - 5:45 p.m.

Round Table Discussion: Institutional Collaborations Going Forward

Chair: Dr. George Hong (Chief Research Officer and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Fordham)

  • (Communications and Media Studies, and Co-Coordinator of the Strategic Research Consortium on Digital Scholarship, Fordham)
  • (Communications and Media Studies, and Interim Co-Coordinator of the Strategic Research Consortium on Digital Scholarship, Fordham)
  • Prof. Anthony Bale (Executive Dean, School of Arts and Professor of Medieval Studies, Birkbeck)
  • Prof. Matthew Davies (Executive Dean, School of Social Sciences, History, and Philosophy, Birkbeck)
  • Dr. Micki McGee (Sociology and Anthropology, and Co-Coordinator of Digital Scholarship Committee, Fordham)
  • Prof. Jane Winters (Professor of Digital Humanities, School for Advanced Study, University of London)
6 p.m.

Closing Remarks

  • Dr. Ellen Fahey-Smith (Associate Vice President, Office of the Provost at Fordham)
  • Prof. Julian Swann (Pro-Vice Master for Research and Director of the Graduate Research School, Birkbeck)
6:15 - 8 p.m.

Farewell Reception and Dinner (Fordham’s London Centre)