Programme (preliminary)

The programme topics will fall apart in two main blocks:

Day 1 – 2 Hands-on sessions with a focus on digital scholarship introducing ideas relating to Open Science, demonstration of the support offered by research infrastructures for the access to open data and explanation of how to contribute to the FAIR principles, instruction on how to use commonly known data analysis and visualization tools.D

Day 3 – 5  Structure similar to New Scholars Seminar: participants can share projects / research ideas / get mentoring / develop outlines of possible publications / iterative feedback on (parts of) draft articles

The invited talks and discussion sessions will be scheduled in line with these topics.

Day 1

9:30 – 10:00 Arrival, registration, coffee
10:00 – 11:00 Welcome, introduction of programme
11:00- 12:30 Introduction participants – Lightning Talks (ultrashort pitches)
Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Darja Fišer (CLARIN) on Open Science/ data sharing
15:00 – 15:30 Session to articulate topics for joint work and debate
Break
16:00 – 17:00 Hands-on session 1: data preparation and sharing
17:00 – 18:00 Overview DH in Africa
Drinks & Cheese
19:00 Dinner

Day 2

09:00 – 10:00 Welcome + Breakout session related to overview DH in Africa
10:00 – 11:00 Daan van Esch (Google)
Break
11:30 – 12:30 Hands-on session 2: data access
Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Hands-on session 3: data analysis/concordancers/ tba
15:00 – 15:45 Breakout session on insights gained
Break
16:15 – 17:15 tba
17:15 – 17:30 Wrap-up
18:00Tour de Leiden (including filming) followed by dinner

Day 3

09:00 – 10:00 Welcome + Explanation of tracks/tasks for day 3-5 to choose from
10:00 – 11:00 Felicity Sibindi (RNW media) –  title tba
Break
11:30 – 12:30 Creative retreat 1
Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Breakout session: articulation and planning of joint projects
Break
15:30 – 16:15 Shared project work 1
16:15 – 16:45 Creation feedback 1
16:45 – 17:00 Wrap-up / discussion
18:30Beach BBQ

Day 4

09:00 – 10:00 Welcome + Shared project work 2
10:00 – 11:00 tba
Break
11:30 – 12:30 Creative retreat 2
Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Shared project work 3
Break
15:30 – 16:00 Shared project work 4
16:00 – 16:30 Creation feedback 2
16:45 – 17:00 Wrap-up / discussion
Drinks & Cheese
19:00 open dinner

Day 5

09:00 – 10:00 Welcome + Wrap up shared project work
10:00 – 10:45 Presentations of shared project work 1*
10:45 – 11:00 Discussion
Break
11:15 – 11:45 Final writing feedback
11:45 – 12:30 Presentations of shared project work 2*
12:30 – 13:00 Discussion + selection of results for presentation at DH2019
Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 Options for empowering the networks and communities
14:30 – 15:00 Breakout session: elaboration of options, requirements, opportunities
15:00 – 15:45 Reports from breakout, discussion
15:45 – 16:00Wrap up / drinks