Announcement

Following a long discussion, on the meeting in Helsinki, June 2012 the TrAiD working group decided on a renaming of the group and a re-orientation of its goals. Further details will follow soon.

4th Workshop on Transdisciplinarity

Sibiu

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Organizers

  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Georg Hohmann M.A., Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany 

Workshop with contributions by

  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Georg Hohmann M.A., Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Mark Fichtner Dipl.-Inf., Biodiversity Informatics, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK), Bonn, Germany 
  • Martin Scholz Dipl.-Inf., Computer Science Department 8: Artificial Intelligence, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Agenda (10am - 4pm)

  1. Introduction (10:00am - 10:15am) 
  2. Documenting Albrecht Dürer: Theory & Practice (10:15am - 11:00am)
  3. Requirements for Transdisciplinary Use of Data (11:00 am- 11:30am)
  4. Ontologies (11:30am - 12:00am)
  5. Transdisciplinarity (2:00pm - 2:30pm)
  6. An Application for Semantically Linked Cultural Data: WissKI (2:30pm - 3:00pm)
  7. Documenting Albrecht Dürer in WissKI (3:00pm - 4:00pm)

Language

English


Program and slides of the talks

  • Georg Hohmann: Documenting Albrecht Dürer: Theory & Practice [pdf]
  • Martin Scholz: Requirements for Transdisciplinary Use of Data [pdf]
  • Günther Goerz: Transdisciplinarity [pdf]
  • Conference Talks:
  • Georg Hohmann:  WissKI [pdf]
  • Georg Hohmann: MuseumID - Identifying museum objects on the internet [pdf]

 

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Shanghai

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Organizers

  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Georg Hohmann M.A., Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany


Workshop with contributions by 

  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Georg Hohmann M.A., Co-Chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation'', Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Mark Fichtner Dipl.-Inf., Biodiversity Informatics, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK), Bonn, Germany 
  • Martin Scholz Dipl.-Inf., Computer Science Department 8: Artificial Intelligence, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
     

Agenda (9:30am - 4:30pm)

  1. Introduction (9:30am - 9:45am)  
    1. Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation
  2. Session I (9:45am - 11am) 
    1. How to use Ontologies
    2. New Research Methods in Documentation
  3. Session II (11:15am - 12:30pm)
    1. Technical problems and solutions in transdisciplinary approaches
    2. The WissKI Project
  4. Practical Session (1:30pm - 4:30pm)
    1. Hands-on the WissKI Prototype
       

Language

English
 

Program and slides of the talks

  • Guenther Goerz: WissKI - Some Technical Problems and Solutions in Transdisciplinary Approaches [pdf]
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  • Conference talks:
  • Guenter Goerz, Martin Scholz: Semantic Annotation for Medieval Cartography - The Example of the Behaim Globe of 1492 
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  • Workshop discussion minutes:
  • Martin Scholz: Notes on Modeling of Places / Localizations 

Challenges in museum documentation for transdisciplinary information integration: From field names to events



Santiago

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Workshop with contributions by

  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Lampe, chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation", Head of Biodiversity Informatics, Senior Curator (Hymenoptera), Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK), Bonn, Germany
  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, co-chair of the CIDOC Working Group "Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation", Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Agenda (9:30am - 12pm)

  1. Introduction
  2. Analysis of information structures in traditional card indexes and relational databases
  3. Approaches to information integration in linking cultural heritage information: goals, problems and obstacles
  4. Short introduction to the CIDOC Conceptual Reference Model (CRM) from a practical perspective
  5. Mapping record structures and their data fields into event representations
  6. Building simple technical solutions as a pre-requisite for information integration
  7. Embedding cultural data/information in a transdisciplinary framework

Language

English

Program and slides of the talks

  • Siegfried Krause: What is the CIDOC-CRM and what is it not [pdf]
  • Karl-Heinz Lampe: Challenges is museum documentation for transdisciplinary information integration: From field names to events [pdf]
  • Siegfried Krause: The DUeRER project example [pdf]
  • Guenther Goerz: Embedding cultural information in a transdisciplinary framework [pdf]
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  • Conference talks:
    • Guenther Goerz, Bernhard Schiemann, Martin Scholz: Supporting transdisciplinary work on diverse information in cultural heritage     slides [pdf]
    • Georg Hohmann: The WissKI Project --- A scholarly communication infrastructure     slides [pdf]

Home page of the Erlangen CRM / OWL implementation

Museum Documentation in Transdisciplinary Perspective

Athens

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Workshop with contributions by 

  • Dr. Karl-Heinz Lampe, chair of the CIDOC Working Group “Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation”, Head of Biodiversity Informatics, Senior Curator (Hymenoptera), Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK), Bonn, Germany
  • Dr. Siegfried Krause, co-chair of the CIDOC Working Group “Transdisciplinary Approaches in Documentation”, Head of the Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • M.A. Georg Hohmann, Department for Cultural and Museum Informatics, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany
  • Dipl.-Ing. Bernhard Schiemann, Assistant Professor, Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Professor Dr. Guenther Goerz, Chair of Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science Department, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany 

Agenda  

  1. Introduction to the aims of the Working Group with discussion
  2. Problems in transdisciplinary approaches (such as mapping of domain specific knowledge, mutual verification of data/information and the phenomenon of multiple instantiation)
  3. Short introduction to OWL-DL and CIDOC CRM
  4. CIDOC CRM / OWL as tool for the mapping of knowledge between scientific and scholarly disciplines (e.g., animals as collected specimens in natural history as well as drawn or painted objects in cultural history)
  5. Exercise: How to move a current data model into a transdisciplinary context?

Language

 English 

Program and slides of the talks 

  • Siegfried Krause: What is the CIDOC-CRM and what is it not [pdf]
  • Karl-Heinz Lampe: How CIDOC-CRM supports interoperability [pdf]
  • Guenther Goerz: On Transdisciplinarity [pdf]
  • Guenther Goerz: Structured Representations [pdf]
  • Bernhard Schiemann: Introduction to OWL-DL, Tools, Semantic Web and the CRM OWL-DL Implementation [pdf]
  • Bernhard Schiemann: Introduction to the BIODAT OWL-DL Implementation [pdf]
  • Georg Hohmann: Museumdat as an OWL-DL Domain Ontology [pdf]

Journal paper 

LAMPE, K.-H., RIEDE, K., DOERR, M. 2008: Research Between Natural and Cultural History Information: Benefits and IT-Requirements for Transdisciplinarity. - ACM J. Comput. Cultur. Heritage 1, 1, Article 4 (June 2008), 22 pages. DOI = 10.1145/1367080.1367084     full version [pdf]