Data Science Workshop: Digital Technologies of Chinese History
Wednesday Nov. 20, 2019
9 a.m. to Noon
Patton Hall, 305 E 23rd St, Austin, TX 78712, Computer Lab RLP 1.404


This workshop will introduce the use of the China Biographical Database (CBDB), mapping data using GIS, and graphing social networks. CBDB is a relational database of 427,000 men and women, mainly from the 6th through 19th centuries. Participants will be given a copy of the complete database.

Presenters

Dr. Peter K. Bol

Professor Bol is the Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. He was also the Vice Provost for Advances in Learning between 2013 and 2018.

Eidith Enright

CBDB Project Manager at Harvard University

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