20.547 call for AHRC ICT Methods Network funding proposals

From: Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard McCarty willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2007 09:23:59 +0100

               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 20, No. 547.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                     Submit to: humanist_at_princeton.edu

         Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2007 09:22:15 +0100
         From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>
         Subject: call for AHRC ICT Methods Network funding proposals

[From: Methnet <methnet_at_kcl.ac.uk>]

Apply for Funding from the AHRC ICT Methods Network =AD Deadline 30
June 2007

The AHRC ICT Methods Network invites the arts and humanities Higher
Education community in the UK to submit proposals for Methods Network
activities. Activities may include workshops, seminars, focused
workgroups, postgraduate training events and publications.

The Methods Network is keen to support both=20
single- and cross- disciplinary proposals and=20
those that encourage new collaborative
frameworks between technical specialists and arts and humanities
researchers. The primary emphasis is on the use and reuse of digital

Proposals for hybrid activities such as workshop/seminar/workgroup
combinations are also welcomed, as are proposals for any other
activity which falls within the Methods Network remit to support and
promote the uses of advanced ICT methods in academic research.

Funding of up to =A35000 is available for workshops and hybrid
activities. Workshops provide training in advanced ICT methods for
community members within academic institutions. They engage with
issues such as: formal methods in analysis of source data and the
creation of technical models; working with multiple technologies; and
other matters of vital practical interest to the community.

Funding of up to =A32000 is available for seminars. These may
concentrate on highly-defined topics of interest and also problem
areas within the community or may have a more general focus.

For information on eligibility and how to apply for funding see the
Methods Network website (www.methodsnetwork.ac.uk).

Please be aware that all applicants are expected=20
to submit fully- formed proposals with full=20
programme, budget and projected outcome
details and with particular emphasis on the research significance of
the proposed activity. Applications that fail to provide all required
details will not be considered for funding. For further information
about submitting a proposal contact Hazel Gardiner

Forthcoming Methods Network Funded Activities

We welcome applications from individuals who would like to attend
Methods Network workshops and seminars, but must emphasise that
registration is essential for these activities. Participants are
also expected to make an active contribution to the activity.
Occasionally a Methods Network event will be by invitation only, but
all resulting materials, including (where appropriate) podcasts,
wikis, training workbooks, reports and publications will be made
freely available to the community via the Methods Network website.
All enquiries about registration for the Methods Network activities
listed below should be sent by email to methnet_at_kcl.ac.uk. For
further information about the following activities see the Methods
Network website.

Annotating Image Archives To Support Literary Research =AD A workshop
organized by Omer Rana, University of Cardiff. (May 2007)

Developing an International Framework for Audit and Certification of
Trusted Digital Repositories - A seminar organized by Joy Davidson,
HATII, University of Glasgow. (June 2007)

New Protocols for Electroacoustic Music Analysis - A workshop
organized by Leigh Landy, De Montfort University. (12 June 2007)

Data Sans Frontiers: Web Portals and the Historic Environment A
workgroup organized by Stuart Jeffrey, ADS/AHDS Archaeology,
University of York. (25 May 2007)

  From Abstract Data Mapping to 3D Photorealism: Understanding
Emerging Intersections in Visualisation Practices and Techniques =AD A
workshop organized by Julie Tolmie, 3DVisA, Kings College, University
of London. (June/July 2007)

Real-time Collaborative Art Making - A workshop organized by Gregory
Sporton, University of Central England. (20 July 2007)

Space/Time: Methods in geospatial computing for mapping the past =AD A
workgroup organized by Stuart Dunn, AHESSC, Kings College, University
of London. (23 - 24 July 2007)

Text Mining for Historians - A workshop organized by Zoe Bliss, AHDS
History, University of Essex. (17 =AD 18 July 2007)

Opening the Creative Studio =AD a hybrid activity comprising
presentations and workshops, organized by David Gorton, Royal Academy
of Music. (10 September - 30 November 2007)

INTIMACY: Performing the Intimate in Proximal and Hybrid Environments
- a hybrid workshop/seminar activity, organized by Maria
Chatzichristodoulou. (22 - 24 November 2007)

Dr Willard McCarty | Reader in Humanities=20
Computing | Centre for Computing in the=20
Humanities | King's College London | http://staff.cch.kcl.ac.uk/~wmccarty/.=
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