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Epigraphy.info Workshop III – EpiDoc & Technical Training

Vienna, 27th – 30th May 2019

Tutors: James Cowey, Tom Elliott

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Monday, 27th May 2019, Erika-Weinzierl-Saal, University of Vienna – Main Building, left wing, 1st floor, Universitätsring, 1010 Wien

09:30 – 12:30 Session 1
09:30 - 10:20Block 1A: Intro to encoding and computing conventions
10:20 - 10:50coffee
10:50 - 11:40Block 1B: Unique identifiers
11:40 - 11:50break
11:50 - 12:30Block 1C: Common formats: CSV and JSON

12:30 – 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 – 18:00 Session 2
14:00 - 14:50Block 2A: Common formats: CSV, JSON and XML
14:50 - 15:00break
15:00 - 15:50Block 2B: Publishing, downloading, joining, and merging datasets
15:50 - 16:20tea
16:20 - 17:00 (sic)Block 2C: Questions and clarification
17:00 - 17:10break
17:10 - 18:00Block 2D: Intro to TEI XML and EpiDoc

19:00 – Social Dinner (location tba)


Tuesday, 28th May 2019, Erika-Weinzierl-Saal, University of Vienna – Main Building, left wing, 1st floor, Universitätsring, 1010 Wien

09:30 – 12:30 Session 3
09:30 - 10:20Block 3A: Monday recap and questions
10:20 - 10:50coffee
10:50 - 11:40Block 3B: EpiDoc: encoding the text
11:40 - 11:50break
11:50 - 12:30Block 3C: EpiDoc: encoding descriptive information (metadata)

12:30 – 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 – 18:00 Session 4
Track 4A:
Encoding EpiDoc in OxygenXML
Track 4B:
Encoding EpiDoc in Papyri.info
14:00 - 14:50
14:50 - 15:00breakbreak
15:00 - 15:50
15:50 - 16:20teatea
16:20 - 17:10 (sic)
17:10 - 17:20breakbreak
17:20 - 18:00Joint session: experiences, results, questions

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, Erika-Weinzierl-Saal, University of Vienna – Main Building, left wing, 1st floor, Universitätsring, 1010 Wien

09:30 – 12:30 Session 5
09:30 - 10:20Block 5A: Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)
10:20 - 10:50coffee
10:50 - 11:40Block 5B: Digital Text Services (Thibault Clérice via Skype)
11:40 - 11:50break
11:50 - 12:30Block 5C: Pelagios (Rainer Simon)

12:30 – 14:00 Lunch break

14:00 – 18:00 Session 6
14:00 - 14:50Block 6A: EpiDoc Web Pages with XSLT
14:50 - 15:00break
15:00 - 15:50Block 6B: Hosting EpiDoc on the web with EFES (Gabriel Bodard via Skype)
15:50 - 16:20tea
16:20 - 17:10 (sic)Block 6C: Hosting EpiDoc on the web with CETEIcean (Hugh Cayless via Skype)
17:10 - 17:20break
17:20 - 18:00Block 6D: Style and substance: comparing EpiDoc files from different projects

Thursday, 30th May 2019, Alte Kapelle am Campus, University Campus, Spitalgasse 2-4 / Court 2.8, 1090 Wien

09:30 – 12:30 Session 7
09:30 - 10:20Block 7A: Linked Data and RDF
10:20 - 10:50coffee
10:50 - 11:40Block 7B: Identifiers, Vocabularies, and Authority Control
11:40 - 11:50break
11:50 - 12:30Block 7C: Questions and conclusions