Digital Futures Discovery Series Kickoff

Date: 

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 11:45am to 12:45pm

Location: 

Cabot Library Discovery Bar

Join us for the kickoff of the Digital Futures Discovery Series, a year-long program led by Harvard’s Digital Futures Consortium (DFC) that explores the ongoing transformation of scholarship through innovative technology.

The topic of this first event is "All About Digital Futures," and will feature brief lightning talks on the DFC and its events, including:

An Overview of the Digital Futures Consortium (2013-2017)
Marty Schreiner, Head of Maps, Media, Data and Government Information & Librarian of Lamont Library

Thinking With Your Eyes: Visualizing the Arts, Humanities & Sciences (2014)
Jeff Emanuel, Associate Director of Academic Technology and CHS Fellow in Aegean Archaeology & Prehistory 

Visual Eloquence (2016–2017)
Hugh Truslow, Head of Social Sciences and Visualization for Maps, Media, Data and Government Information; Librarian for the Fung Library

Art, Tech, Psyche at Arts@29 Garden St (2015–2017)
Susan Berstler, Technology Specialist for Libraries, Cabot Science Library

Sightlines: Imaging and Technology for Cultural Heritage Collections (2015-2016)
Adam Kellie, Specialized Imaging Services, Harvard University Library