Cultural Informatics Research and Enterprise Group

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Cultural Informatics logoSitting between the humanities and computing disciplines, the Cultural Informatics Research and Enterprise Group is therefore both complex and multi-faceted. Within this space, and drawing on multiple epistemic traditions, the Cultural Informatics REG aims to stimulate visionary and transformative thinking, and to act as a driver for innovation, reconfiguration and exploration based on the broad and intersectional reach of cultural informatics.

We create opportunities for new interdisciplinary models and methods of collaboration. We are an open and inclusive research grouping committed to engaging with major contemporary research challenges and leading scholars from a variety of traditional disciplines. We aim to become a place where the digital, analogue and hybrid humanities can be discussed, negotiated and projected.

We recognise and embrace the notion that universities are not the sole producers, stewards, and disseminators of knowledge or culture. We therefore aim to play a significant role shaping natively digital models of scholarly discourse for the newly emergent public spheres of the present era (the www digital archives, the Internet of Things, the blogosphere, etc.) to model excellence and innovation in these domains. We further aim to facilitate the formation of networks of knowledge production, exchange, and dissemination that are, at once, global and local.  

Cultural Informatics provides a collaborative and inter-disciplinary university-wide community. We aim to serve as a laboratory, innovation agency, portal and as a respectful meeting place (or trading zone) for the humanities, technology and culture, extending across research, education and innovation.  

We promote the co-development of knowledge to support new research methods in the Arts and Humanities with tools based on generating new knowledge in Computing Science and related fields. The group is committed to ensuring that the technological innovations it advocates are practical for cultural institutions to deploy in practical working environments. Research in the “business of cultural heritage” has required novel methods and reinforces the impact agenda. CI therefore pushes the boundaries of knowledge in a research environment where the impact agenda is embedded by design in all projects.

 

 

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

access to records Social Sciences
data protection Social Sciences
Specifications Engineering & Materials Science
Interfaces (computer) Engineering & Materials Science
Software engineering Engineering & Materials Science
Sports Social Sciences
European Community Social Sciences
European Commission Social Sciences

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Projects 2016 2020

ROMOR: Erasmus+ ROMOR

Anderson, J. & Anderson, C.

15/10/1614/10/19

Project: GrantResearch

Research Output 2017 2018

Access to Databases (Full Scale Pilot 7)

Lux, Z., Mezei, J., Alföldi, I., Anderson, D. & Anderson, J. 12 Feb 2018

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
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Access to Databases (Pilot Definition: Pilot 7)

Lux, Z., Mezei, J., Alföldi, I., Anderson, D. & Anderson, J. 12 Feb 2018

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
File
Open Access
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data protection
personal data
EU
regulation
technological change

Activities 2014 2018

  • 3 Consultancy
  • 1 Event
  • 1 External funding peer-review

Data Research and Innovation Lab

Cham, K. (Panel Chair)
2018

Activity: External funding peer-review

Drones for Heritage Communication andAudience Development: SEAHA PhD Studentship

Behrendt, F. (Participant), Prieto Blanco, P. (Participant), Kaminski, J. (Participant)
Dec 2018Sep 2022

Activity: Event

Amplify

Cham, K. (Consultant)
2017

Activity: Consultancy