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  • KnowEscape

    About the client

    [2013]
    The work was issued by host institution of the Chair of the Action. The eHumanities Group (Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) is an initiative of the KNAW that brings together expertise and research in the development and use of digital technologies in the humanities and social sciences.

    Description

    COST is an intergovernmental framework for European Cooperation in Science and Technology, allowing the coordination of nationally-funded research on a European level. The funding instrument of COST are so-called Actions. An Action is a science and technology network with a duration of four years, a minimum participation of five COST Member countries, and is organized through a range of networking tools, such as workshops, conferences, training schools, short-term scientific missions, publications, etc. Currently COST supports 300 Actions, one of them is TD1210 KnowEscape. KnowEscape creates interfaces of collaboration between information professionals, sociologists, computer scientists, physicists and digital humanities scholars. Websites are core means to organize inner-network communication, dissemination, coordination, and knowledge exchange. This project consists of a website built with the Wordpress CMS. This is the website of a COST action, centered around nationally funded research and supporting coordination, networking and collaboration.

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