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HSS Winter Series 2024


Main Program

All times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST).

February 12

12:00-1:00pmKeynote from John Simpson (from ISED) *
1:15-1:45pmCanadian Certificate for Digital Humanities *
1:45-2:45pmCanadian HSS Commons platform
3:00-4:30pmIntroduction to GIS and QGIS

* This session is not eligible to count towards the Canadian Certificate for Digital Humanities (cc:DH/HN).

February 13

12:00-1:30pmData Management Plan (DMP) Assistant
3:00-4:00pmIntroduction to FRDR, Lunaris, and Borealis
4:00-4:30pmIntroduction to Odesi: An Open Canadian Social Science Data Repository for Reuse

February 14 ❤️

12:00-1:30pmStylo, semantic text editor
2:00-3:30pmThe Text Encoding Initiative (TEI)

February 15

12:00-1:00pmIntroduction to interactive coding notebook environments: Jupyter & Colab
2:00-3:00pmIntroduction to Python
3:30-4:30pmIntroduction to R

February 16

1:00-2:00pmIntroduction to deep learning, NLP, and LLMs
2:30-3:30pm3D Visualization

Hands-on introductory workshops

February 26–28

As a follow-up to the 2024 HSS Winter Series, the Alliance Federation will be offering hands-on introductory workshops to programming with Python and with R for researchers in the humanities, arts, and social sciences. These workshops will be run simultaneously over six hours on February 26, 27, and 28.

12:00-2:00pm dailyIntroduction to programming with Python
12:00-2:00pm dailyIntroduction to programming with R