nlp4arc 2018

Event Information
2 February 2018 9:00am – 5:00pm
Dey Hall, Toy Lounge, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Suggested hashtag: #nlp4arc

About the Symposium
BitCurator NLP will host “nlp4arc – Enabling New Forms of Access to Primary Sources through Natural Language Processing” February 2, 2018, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Dey Hall, Toy Lounge on the campus of UNC Chapel Hill. The event will focus on the application of natural language processing (NLP) to support use, access, and analysis of digital primary source materials. Click here to register.

The day will include a series of talks by internationally-recognized experts, followed by a set of participant-driven unconference discussions. Speakers will include:

  • Mary Elings, University of California, Berkeley
  • Christopher (Cal) Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Don Mennerich, New York University
  • Daniel Pitti, University of Virginia
  • Ryan Shaw, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Stéfan Sinclair, McGill University
  • Laney McGlohan, ArchiveSpace
  • Carl Wilson, Open Preservation Foundation
  • Kam Woods, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

nlp4arc is being administered through BitCurator NLP, a project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Click here for a story about the project, or visit