[DHd-blog] Call for Papers: CIPA Workshop on „Research and Education in Urban History in the Age of Digital Libraries“ 2019 in Dresden


The CIPA Workshop on Research andEducation in Urban History in the Age of Digital Libraries takes place on October 10-11, 2019 atthe Deutsches Hygiene-Museum in Dresden,Germany. It is co-located with the Time Machine Conference 2019. The workshop is an international event for the professionals of multipledisciplines and scholars working in the Digital Cultural Heritage domain. Theaim of the workshop is to bring together experts, stakeholders and researchersfrom the cultural domain, starting a dialogue that will lay out the foundationfor the creation of a multidisciplinary community of practice.


Selected submissions will be invited for journal publication in Springer CCIS (Communications in Computer andInformation Science).

Urban history, drawing on architectural heritage and cultural history, isone of the key areas in digital humanities. Regarding to that researchinterest, digital libraries play an important role, especially for visual medialike photographs, paintings, or drawings, but also for physical and digital 3Dmodels. Due to the wide field of possible research, different approaches,methods and technologies have emerged – and are still emerging. We aim todiscuss crucial challenges for further research and encourage debate on thestate of the art and future work. We would like to invite contributions ontheoretical and methodological issues, application scenarios and projects, aswell as novel approaches and tools. This includes the following five areas:

Research on Architectural and Urban Cultural Heritage Technologies, Computing and Data Theory and Systematization Education in Urban History Infrastructures and Governance

To this cause, we are seeking for original and innovative contributions intheoretical and practical applications on Digital Cultural Heritage.

Please submit an extended abstract of 1500-1700 words in PDF format by July 21, 2019 (deadline extension) via the electronic upload submission procedure on EasyChair. The conference adopts a double blind reviewing process. The authors must ensure that any information such as affiliations, contact details, e-mails or other type of information that can help identify the authors of the papers are removed from the submitted version.

Please use the Springer LaTeX2e, Microsoft Word 2003 or Microsoft Word 2007templates and guidelines for formatting your extended abstract.

All submissions will be peer reviewed for their originality, validity, methodology,writing quality and overall contribution to the research fields of theconference.

We look forward to welcoming you to an exciting conference and workshop inDresden!


Florian Niebling, University of WürzburgHeike Messemer, University of WürzburgSander Münster, TU Dresden

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact
Dr. des.Heike Messemer | Prof. Dr.Florian Niebling