Category Archives: Session Proposals

Down and dirty with mhealth tweets + SNA

Mhealth policy conversations in social media are generating lots of data, but what can this tell us about the actors, their networked relationships or their investment in formal policy processes? The Moving Media¬†¬†project has been exploring social network analysis of … Continue reading

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Make Session: Paperboy!

The concept is to be able to search for articles by institutions and find collaborators who are publishing in your searched interests. Three different potential user groups have been considered: – Prospective students who are searching for institutions to study … Continue reading

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Cleaning Data

Digital humanities data is generally messy. Sometimes it looks like the floor of a teenage bedroom. Before we can analyse the data we need to clean it up and organise it. There are many ways of doing this. One important … Continue reading

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Geospatial social media: human-powered sensing networks?

Geo-located social media provide a unique blend of information about society and place, extending volunteer geographic information models to form crowd-sourced people-centric data platforms. We propose a discussion around the use of geolocated social media in different disciplines. The SMART … Continue reading

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Mobile Devices and Data Collection in the Field

FAIMS has just returned from the Aegean, after having collected some data with our new mobile tool. We propose an interactive workshop where we explore not only how the FAIMS App works, but general methodologies for collecting data “in the … Continue reading

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Linked Open Data: Libraries, Archives, Museums (LODLAM)

Session Proposal There have been two LODLAM international summits (2011, 2013) and a wide range of projects generating or reusing linked open data in the GLAM (galleries, libraries, archives, museums) and digital humanities realms. Would be great to get in … Continue reading

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