LAGOS HUMBOLDT KOLLEG CONFERENCE IN DIGITAL HUMANITIES (LHKDH), NOVEMBER 14 – 18, 2017

The Faculty of Arts will hold the Lagos Humboldt Kolleg Conference in Digital Humanities – LHKDH-2017 (1st International Conference in Digital Cultures and Digital Scholarship).

Theme: Communications, Cultures and Science in the Age of Digital Technology: Creating the Space and the Spark for Innovative Interdisciplinary Research and National Development.

Date:              Tuesday 14th to Saturday 18th November 2017

Venue:           University of Lagos, Nigeria

Time:                         10:00 a.m.

Opening Ceremony:

Date:              Wednesday, 15th November 2017

Venue:           Julius Berger Hall, University of Lagos

Time:                         10:00 a.m.

Conference Plenary and Parallel Sessions:

Date:              Wednesday, November 15th – Friday, 17th November, 2017

Venue:           Faculty of Arts, Rooms A 401, 301 & 307

Keynote Speaker:               Professor Oyvind Eide, Centre for Digital Humanities,

                                                     University of Cologne, Germany

 

ChiefHost & Chairman:      Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS 

                                                       Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos

 

SpecialGuest of Honour:   Her Excellency, Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebule,

                                                       Deputy Governor of Lagos State

 

Guest of Honour:                 Mr Ingo Herbert, Consul-General, Embassy of the Federal                                                              Republic of Germany

 

Host:                                      Professor Muyiwa Falaiye, Dean, Faculty of Arts