23 June 2015 – Sarah Rees Jones, Helen Petrie, Sonia Ranade, Emma Bayne, and Roger Evans – Exploring Big and Small Historical Datasets: reflections on two recent projects

Please join us for our last session of the year. This is a joint-session with the Archives and Society seminar.
Presenter(s): Sarah Rees Jones, Helen Petrie, Sonia Ranade, Emma Bayne, and Roger Evans
Date:  23 June 2015
Time:  5:15 PM (GMT)
Venue:  John S Cohen Room 203, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House or live online via the Digital History Seminar blog.
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Abstract: Researchers from two recently funded projects, ChartEx (Digging into Data Challenge, 2012-14) and Traces Through Time (AHRC, 2014-15), reflect on the development of new tools for historians working with digital data employing analytical solutions from Natural Language Processing, Data Mining and Human Computer Interaction.
Part 1: Sarah Rees Jones and Helen Petrie: ‘Chartex overview and next steps’ (20 minutes)
Part 2: Sonia Ranade and Emma Bayne: ‘Traces Through Time overview and next steps’ (20 minutes)
Part 3: Roger Evans: ‘NLP and Data Mining: From Chartex to Traces Through Time and beyond’ (10 minutes)

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