About THATCamp Amsterdam

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What?

THATCamp stands for “The Humanities and Technology Camp.” THATCamp is an unconference: an open, flat structured meeting where humanists and technologists of all skill levels get together in interactive sessions proposed on the spot. An unconference is to a conference what a seminar is to a lecture, what a party at your house is to a church wedding, what a pick-up game of Ultimate Frisbee is to an NBA game, what a jam band is to a symphony orchestra: it’s more informal and more participatory. Read more about the idea of  THATCamp here.

Who

THATCamp Amsterdam 2016 is organised in collaboration with the Creativity and the City Conference at the University of Amsterdam. This conference is an initiative of CREATE, the digital humanities group within research group ACHI, the Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity.

When and where

THATCamp Amsterdam 2016 convenes on 27 October 2016, in the Mediastudies eLab of the University of Amsterdam: room 0.16 of building BG1 (Turfdraagsterpad 9). Sessions start at 10:00 and end at 17:00. Please arrive ahead of time. Doors open at 9.30 and coffee and tea will be waiting for you.

Any questions?

For any questions, requests or remarks contact Romy via ln.av1511050581u@kce1511050581b.r1511050581

THATCamp Amsterdam 2016 is made possible by the kind support of:

CLARIAH:

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Read more about the Common Lab Research Infrastructure for the Arts of Humanities here.

ACHI:

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Read more about the Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity here.

CREATE:

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Reade more about Creative Amsterdam: an E-Humanities perspective here.

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