11 October 2017

Welcome DAY

DHDK presentation

Presentation of the Course Structure Diagram and the Faculty members. Vice Rectors, Delegates, and Head of Divisions will introduce students to research, teaching and digital technologies in Unibo.

  • 10:00 - 11:00

    Introduction to DHDK International Degree

Lectio Magistralis

  • 11:00 - 13:00

    Digital Humanities: Whence and Whither?

    Dino Buzzetti (formerly Department of Philosophy, University of Bologna)

12 October 2017


Distinguished Lecture

  • 15:00 - 17:00

    Reviving the Work-Concept: Music, Literature and Historic Buildings

    Paul Eggert (Loyola University, Chicago; University of New South Wales, Canberra)

13 October 2017

Inaugural Opening Meeting

Morning Session

  • 9:30 - 10:00


    Francesco Ubertini, Rector of the University of Bologna; Mirko Degli Esposti, Vice Rector; Costantino Marmo, Dean of the School of Arts, Humanities, and Cultural Heritage; Francesco Citti, Head of FICLIT; Simone Martini, Head of DISI
  • 10:00 - 11:00

    DH Education in an International Dimension

    Oyvind Eide (Universität zu Köln; Chair, European Association for Digital Humanities [EADH]) , Paul Spence (Department of Digital Humanities King's College London)
  • 11:30 - 13:30

    DH Centers, Networks and Infrastructures

    Franco Niccolucci (Director VAST-LAB, PIN Univ. of Florence; Scientific Coordinator ARIADNE - PARTHENOS), Emiliano Degl'Innocenti (National Research Council [Italy]; DARIAH-IT National Coordinator), Fabio Ciotti (University of Roma "Tor Vergata", Italy; President AIUCD), Sara Tonelli (Head of Digital Humanities research group, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Trento, Italy)

Afternoon Session

  • 15:00 - 18:00

    Round Table with Stakeholders on Teaching, Internship, Placement

    Gabriella Abbate (Nowhere), Giovanni Arata (Centro Nexa - Bologna Welcome), Andrea Bolioli (Celi), Ivo Cuntursi (@Cult), Andrea De Marco (BitBang), Francesca Di Donato (Net7), Federico Fuzzi (Webranking), Stefano Melloni (Bononia University Press), Valentina Presutti (ISTC-CNR)

16 October 2017 - 9 November 2017

Seminars' Cycle on "Technologies and the Humanities"

16 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Digital Editions: Text, Models, and Knowledge

    Federico Meschini (University of Tuscia, Viterbo)

17 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Digital Epigraphy : Methods and Issues

    Alice Bencivenni (DiSCi, University of Bologna)

18 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    3C Modeling and Cultural Heritage

    Marco Orlandini (DBC, University of Bologna)

19 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Corago in LOD

    Angelo Pompilio (DBC, University of Bologna) , Paolo Bonora (DBC, University of Bologna)

23 October

  • 9:30 - 11:30

    Creativity in the Post-Information Society

    Giovanni Corazza (DEI, Bologna)

24 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Digital Libraries: Models and Systems

    Maristella Agosti (University of Padova)

25 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    E-Literature: an Introduction

    Massimo Riva (Brown University, Providence RI, USA)

26 October

  • 9:30 - 11:30

    Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science

    Francesco Bianchini (FILCOM, University of Bologna)

27 October

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    From Scholarly Publishing to Semantic Publishing

    Angelo di Iorio (DISI, University of Bologna)

6 November

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Semiotics of the New Media: Which Semiotics for Which New Media?

    Giovanna Cosenza (FILCOM, University of Bologna)

7 November

  • 9:30 - 11:30

    Qualitative Models of Storytelling in Digital Media

    Guglielmo Pescatore (DAR, University of Bologna) , Marta Rocchi (DAR, University of Bologna)

8 November

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    The Aesthetic in the Age of Digital Technologies

    Giovanni Matteucci (QUVI, University of Bologna)

9 November

  • 11:30 - 13:30

    Linked Open Data for Cultural Institutions and Sites

    Francesca Ricci (IBC, Regiore E-R)

10 November 2017

Workshop on 'Methodology in the DH'

Sessions within DH community

Sponsored by AIUCD (Associazione per l'Informatica Umanistica e la Cultura Digitale)

  • 9:30 - 11:30

    In the Footsteps of the Commentatori: Was Bologna's Own Accursio the First Digital Humanist?

    Earl Jeffrey Richards (Universitat Wuppertal)
  • 11:30 - 16:30

    Discussion within the DH community of AIUCD (Associazione per l'Informatica Umanistica e la Cultura Digitale) and the Scientific Board