Colloquium Schedule

On Saturday, November 1st, all pre-colloquium “birds-of-a-feather” meetings take place at the University of Chicago in Cobb Hall. All Colloquium events and breaks on Sunday and Monday take place in Ida Noyes, 1212 East 59th Street with the exception of the banquet on Sunday night. The banquet and evening keynote take place in the Quadrangle Club at 1155 E. 57th Street (two blocks from Ida Noyes).

Saturday, November 1st (Pre-Colloquium @ Cobb Hall)
12:00 – 1:45 Tutorials, workshops & birds of a feather
2:00 – 3:45 Tutorials, workshops & birds of a feather
4:00 – 6:00 Tutorials, workshops & birds of a feather
Sunday, November 2nd (Day 1)
8:30 – 9:15 Breakfast & Registration
9:15 Welcoming Statements by Martha Roth, Dean of the Division of the Humanities at the University of Chicago.
9:30 – 11:00 Session 1 (Discovering Provocative Patterns with Text Mining)
Moderator: Mark Olsen
Brad Pasanek, Patrick Juola, Stan Ruecker
11:15 – 12:45 Session 2 (Visualizing Textual and Social Networks)
Moderator: Martin Mueller
Stéfan Sinclair, Maki Miyake, Sofia Athenikos
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch
2:15 – 3:15 Keynote: Oren Etzioni: “Machine Reading of the World Wide Web”
3:30 – 5:30 Poster Sessions & Software Demos
5:30 – 6:30 Reception
Performance: Ignotus the Mage (Paul Hertz)
7:00 – 10:00 Banquet and Keynote @ The Quad Club
8:30 Keynote: Stephen Downie: “The Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX): An Introductory Overview”
Monday, November 3rd (Day 2)
8:30 – 9:30 Breakfast
Posters Sessions & Software Demos (repeat)
9:45 – 11:15 Session 3 (The Art of Making Sense: Simulations and Visualizations)
Moderator: Arno Bosse
Scott Branting, Daniel Sauter, Paul Conway
11:30 – 12:30 Keynote: Martin Wattenberg: “Visualizing Story and Song”
12:45 – 1:45 Lunch
2:00 – 3:30 Session 4 (Sense, Class and Variation in Digital Textuality)
Moderator: Shlomo Argamon
Ron Zacharski, Beata Klebanov, Peter Robinson
3:45 – 4:45 Round-table wrap-up
Moderator: Martin Mueller
5:00 Closing remarks by R. Russell Betts, Dean of the College of Science and Letters at the Illinois Institute of Technology