JHI Home
About Us
Research Communities
Fellowships & Calls for Funding
Working Groups
Humanities At UofT
Donations
Events and Exhibitions
Announcements

Archaeological Data Analysis and Cross-Project Collaboration

Archaeological Data Analysis and Cross-Project Collaboration
140 St. George Street, Bissell Building room 205
Time: Mar 27th, 9:15 am End: Mar 28th, 5:30 pm
Interest Categories: Science/Technology, Religion, Study of (FAS), Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations (FAS), Medieval Studies (FAS), Information, Faculty of, History (FAS), Geography & Planning (FAS), Environment, Digital Art/Humanities, Classics (FAS), before 400 BCE, Archaeology
Symposium sponsored by the Crane Project: Computational Research on the Ancient Near East

The Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, and the Computational Research on the Ancient Near East project (CRANE) are pleased to present a symposium:

Archaeological Data Analysis and Cross-Project Collaboration

Sessions will cover everything from computational approaches to reconstructing ancient environments to the rise of the Islamic State in Syria and its implications for the region’s cultural, archaeological, and architectural heritage.
 
Organized by the Computational Research on the Ancient Near East (CRANE) Project, this interdisciplinary symposium will be of interest to researchers in many fields, including anthropology, geography, history, archaeobotany, geology, museology, computer science, forensic science, information science, and the digital humanities. We welcome the participation of anyone interested in new techniques in spatial, geographical, chronological, or anthropological data visualization. All sessions are free and open to the public.
 
Join us to explore the role of Big Data in modern archaeology. Learn more about the current crisis in the Middle East. Meet new colleagues and potential collaborators. For more information, please see the attached program or visit http://www.crane.utoronto.ca/news-and-events.html

LOCATION NOTES:  Sessions on Friday 27 March will take place in the Bissel Building (140 St. George Street) room 205.  Sessions on Saturday 28 March will take place in the Anthropology Building (19 Russell Street) room 130.

Download program [pdf]

Download poster and program [pdf]

This event is free and open to all. Registration is not required. For more information, please contact the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at (416) 978-3306.


About JHI | Contact JHI | UofT | Follow us on Twitter twitter icon

Copyright © 2011-2014 University of Toronto. Jackman Humanities Institute. All Rights Reserved.
Tel: (416) 978-7415 Fax: (416) 946-7434, 170 St. George Street, Tenth Floor, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5R 2M8