Events

Upcoming events

We will resume our seminar series in 2023. Please subscribe to our newsletter or follow GLOBALISE on Twitter to stay updated.


Past events

GLOBALISE seminar: Historical Events and Frames Annotation Processes

28 NOVEMBER 2022

  • Jens Aurich (Junior Researcher | International Institute for Social History)
    “Finding and Annotating Collective Labour Actions in Newspapers with INCEpTION”
  • Stella Verkijk (Developer | GLOBALISE)
    “Towards Automatic Event Detection in VOC Documents”

Date: Monday, 28 November 2022
Time: 15:00 – 16:30 CET
Location: Spinhuis room 2.18* & Zoom
*Huygens Institute: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 185, 1012 DK Amsterdam

GLOBALISE seminar: Classification of Historical Data and Collections

31 OCTOBER 2022

  • Shannon van Muijden (Datamanager | Zuiderzeemuseum)
    “Classification and Linked Data for Heritage Collections”
  • Toine Pieters (Professor | Utrecht University)
    “Classification of pharmaceutical and botanical data in TimeCapsule”
  • Kay Pepping (Junior Researcher | GLOBALISE)
    “Creating a commodity classification for the Indian Ocean World”

Date: Monday, 31 October 2022
Time: 15:00 – 16:30 CET
Location: Spinhuis room 2.18* & Zoom

GLOBALISE seminar: Writing Global Histories with the VOC Archives

26 SEPTEMBER 2022

What kind of information do the VOC archives contain, how do we use them to write histories and what difficulties do we face in the process?

During this seminar, we will look at the VOC archives from a researcher’s point of view in light of different projects.

With presentations by:

  • Hanna te Velde (Researcher | VU Amsterdam)
    “Women and their strategies for socio-economic mobility in VOC and WIC settlements”
  • Maarten Manse (Researcher | VU Amsterdam)
    “The VOC archives as a lens on early modern globalisation”
  • Manjusha Kuruppath (Researcher | GLOBALISE)
    “From VOC archives to datasets and back”

Date: Monday, 26 September 2022
Time: 15:00 – 16:30 CEST
Location: Spinhuis room 2.18* & Zoom

GLOBALISE seminar: Entity Modelling and Historical Observations

27 JUNE 2022

  • Claude Chevaleyre (Researcher | Bonn University)
    Modelling Observations of Slave Trade and Human Trafficking
  • Leon van Wissen (Data Engineer | GLOBALISE)
    Modelling Globalise Pilot Data

Date: Monday, 27 June 2022
Time: 15:00 – 16:30 CEST
Location: Spinhuis room 2.18* & Zoom
*Huygens Institute: Oudezijds Achterburgwal 185, 1012 DK Amsterdam

Please register via this link.

GLOBALISE seminar: Entity Linking and (the Trouble of) Historical Data

30 MAY 2022

  • Bas van den Brink (Student | UvA)
    Entitity Linking in Structured Data on Slave Trade
  • Megan Hadasa Leal Causton (Researcher | National Archives)
    Entity Linking in Structured Data and HTR-ed Archival Series
  • Gerhard de Kok (Researcher | GLOBALISE)
    Entity Linking in Structured and Linked Data on VOC Ships

Date: Monday, 30 May 2022
Time: 15:00 – 16:30 CEST
Location: Spinhuis room 2.18* & Zoom

GLOBALISE kickoff

11 MAY 2022

Location: International Institute for Social History, Amsterdam & Zoom

See this blog post by Merve Tosun to learn more about the GLOBALISE kickoff meeting.

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