Sustainable data from fieldwork: workshop

RNLD in collaboration with the conference “Sustainable data from fieldwork” is offering a day-long session on the creation, organisation, annotation and display of digital media. I highly recommend this to anyone interested in making digital recordings and annotating them. If you’re new to shoebox or ELAN and have any questions about using it, and you have your own data, then bring along your laptop. The workshop will be held at Sydney University on Wednesday, December 6, 2006.
Read on for the specifics

  • 9:00 AM – 9:15 AM Digital media: Basics of digital audio
  • 9:15 AM – 10:00 AM Digital media: Digital video demystified
  • 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Digital media: Organising files
  • 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Morning tea
  • 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Annotating media: Elan, time-aligned transcripts
  • 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM Lunch (own expense)
  • 1:45 PM – 2:30 PM Annotating media: Toolbox clinic
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM Presentation of data: Audiamus and the Ethnographic Online Presentation and Annotation System (EOPAS)
  • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM Any other issues
  • Registration for the day costs $40 (employed) $20 (students) and is free for those already registered for the conference.
    To register please contact Vi King Lim: admin AT paradisec.org.au

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