A Collaborative Plattform for Digital Epigraphy

Epigraphy.info Workshop II: Preliminary Programme

Friday 14th December 2018 – afternoon

I. Demonstration of newly developed editors which could serve for epigraphy.info:

followed by a discussion.

Saturday 15th December 2018 – morning

II. 1.) Testing of these editors and / or setting up of own apps with own texts
    (perhaps work in groups – defined according to either thematic, chronological, semantic or some other interest)
    2.) Discussion upon the feedbacks from groups

Saturday 15th December 2018 – afternoon 1

    3.) Looking for desirable solutions and improvements

Saturday 15th December 2018 – afternoon 2

III. Other topics

  1. technical solution for bibliographical questions and unique identifier for inscriptions
  2. formalising descriptive vocabularies
  3. possibilities of further integration of Greek inscriptions
  4. integration of instrumentum domesticum / portable supports
  5. strategic and legal questions in dealing in epigraphy.info with unpublished inscriptions, ensuring that the publication privileges are respected (also including those on the black market and other ethical issues)
  6. "state of data" (steering committee) and reports on what's already done. – Possibilities for financing and institutional anchoring. – Discussion & deciding on respective further actions
  7. Decision about how to formalise
    • the committees memberships, roles and responsibilities
    • the relation of these committees to IDEA and AIEGL

Sunday 16th December 2018 – morning
  1. general discussion
  2. conclusions
  3. choosing the venue and specific date of the next workshop; choosing members of new committees (technical and steering)
  4. "what to do next?", workflow of submission and finalization