Other DCC Events

Database Seminar: Building a MetaQuerier and Beyond: A Trilogy of Search, Integration, and Mining for Web Information Access

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 25 May 2006
Kevin Chen-Chuan Chang from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign presented "Building a MetaQuerier and Beyond: A Trilogy of Search, Integration, and Mining for Web Information Access" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Structural Selectivity Estimation for XML Documents

Buccleuch Place, 24 May 2006
Sebastian Maneth from the National Information and Communications Technology Australia Research Center Australia (NICTA) presented Structural Selectivity Estimation for XML Documents at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4 in Buccleuch Place. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

DCC Information Day: University of Nottingham

Nottingham, 19 May 2006
This event was hosted jointly by the University of Nottingham, and although it was aimed primarily at representatives from local institutions, archivists, software developers and people from commercial organisations with an interest in digital curation, digital preservation and a passion to learn more about our work also attended.

Database Seminar: XPath with Transitive Closure

Buccleuch Place, 18 May 2006
Maarten Marx from the University of Amsterdam presented "XPath with Transitive Closure" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4 in Buccleuch Place. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Trying to give searchable interactivity back to the user in XML-tagged text corpora

Buccleuch Place, 15 May 2006
Charlie Mansfield, University of Edinburgh/Consultant Researcher with the CNRS Laboratory in Medieval French Studies at the Sorbonne in Paris, France, presented "Trying to give searchable interactivity back to the user in XML-tagged text corpora" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at the University of Edinburgh, Seminar Room 4 in Buccleuch Place. The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Digital Curation: The Legal Environment (DCC Seminar)

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 10 May 2006
Mags McGinley from the Digital Curation Centre/AHRC Research Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law presented a free talk on Digital Curation: The Legal Environment at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

DCC Lab Lunch: presentation by visiting StudioLabs artists

Edinburgh, 27 February 2006
An unusual lab lunch was arranged at 1.00pm when visiting artists from Antwerp - Kris Delacourt, Nico Dockx, and Jan Mast, who are part of the Studiolabs collaboration with the Edinburgh College of Art - gave a presentation. They are doing some interesting things, both with archives for artists, and with turning archive-oriented activities into videoart installations.

Database Seminar: Data Mangement at the facilities of CCLRC: e-Science application and the applicability of digital curation

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 20 February 2006
Shoaib Sufi, Daresbury Laboratory, the Council for the Central Laboratory of the Research Councils (CCLRC) presented "Data Management at the facilities of CCLRC: e-Science application and the applicability of digital curation" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Rewriting Regular XPath Queries on XML Views

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 13 February 2006
The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02) Floris Geerts, University of Edinburgh, presented "Rewriting Regular XPath Queries on XML Views" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.

Database Seminar: Automatic Capture of Computational Lineage: First Steps

Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02), 30 January 2006
The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02) James Frew, University of California, Santa Barbara, presented "Automatic Capture of Computational Lineage: First Steps" at 4.00pm as part of the Scottish Database Interest Group [external] seminar season at The School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh, Appleton Tower 2nd floor seminar room (2.02). The DCC was a co-sponsor of this event.