Digital Humanities in focus at NTNU.

DARIAH-EU initiative at NTNU

NTNU is a cooperating partner of the DARIAH-EU network.

The kick-off for NTNUs initiative in DARIAH-EU is scheduled for Wednesday 18th January 2017, 0830-1200 in Trondheim. If you have an interest in Digital Humanities, please save the date. See below for programme and registration. The kick-off is open for all interested in Digital Humanities.

Follow this link to read more about DARIAH-EU. Or, see here for a list of DARIAH-EU partners.

In a press release from 27/11/16 DARIAH-EU Welcomes NTNU as a cooperating partner:

In its latest meeting DARIAH’s General Assembly accepted applications from Helsinki’s Aalto University, as well as from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim. “We were very happy about the Applications”, comments DARIAH’s director Laurent Romary. “DARIAH strives to involve the Nordic countries more. Hence, it is a great success for us to involve the two universities in our work, both are outstanding partners with a great deal of expertise and large versatile networks”. Link to the full press release.


Agenda for DARIAH-EU kick-off at NTNU 18th January, 2017 in Trondheim (venue: Rådsrommet, Hovedbygningen, Gløshaugen)

0830-0900 – Coffee and registration

0900-0910 – Welcome by Anne Kristine Børresen, Dean at the Faculty of Humanities and Geir Øien, Dean at the Faculty of Information Technology, Mathematics and Electrical Engineering.

0910-0930 – DARIAH-EU and ARTEC, Professor Andrew Perkis

0930-1000 – Digital Humanities challenges and opportunities, Senior research librarian at NTNU University library, Alexandra Angeletaki

1000-1015 – Coffee break

1015-1045 – Responsible Research and Innovation, RRI Coordinator at Centre for Digital Life Norway, Asle Kiran

1045-1105 – The Norwegian Colour and Visual Computing Laboratory and Cultural Heritage related activities, Dr. Sony George

1105-1115 – E-learning tools in Humanities and Big data, Head of Music department at the Faculty of Humanities, Jørgen Langdalen

1115-1200 – Presentations of present DH research groups and discussion on the way forward

1200 – Lunch

The programme may be revised and changed.

Click here to register. (deadline 15.01.2017)

For questions about the programme, please contact