HILT 2015 will be: July 27-31, 2015 at: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Indianapolis, Indiana Registration will be opening in November.
You can view the entire HILT Welcome Packet here.  

Sunday, August 3, 2014

  • 4-6 pm HILT Registration (lobby of the Marriott Inn and Conference Center). This is an optional early registration. You may also register Monday morning.

Monday, August 4

  • 8:30 – 9:00am Registration (room 6137 McKeldin Library)
  • 9:00 – 9:30am Welcome (room 6137 McKeldin Library)
  • 9:30 – 10:45 am Class Session
  • 10:45 – 11:00am Break
  • 11:00 am ‐ 12:00 pm Class Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (birds-of-a-feather): room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 1:00 – 2:30 pm Class Session
  • 2:30 – 2:45 pm Break
  • 2:45 – 4:00 pm Class Session
  • 4:00 – 5:00 pm Lecture: Tara McPherson: room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm Graduate Student Networking Event: MITH 0301 Hornbake Library (inside non-print media center)

Tuesday, August 5

  • 9:00 – 10:30 am Class Session
  • 10:30 – 10:45 am Break
  • 10:45 am – 12:00 pm Class Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (birds-of-a-feather): room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 1:00 – 2:45 pm Class Session
  • 2:45 – 3:00 pm Break
  • 3:00 – 5:00 pm Class Session
  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm HILT Ignite: room 6137 McKeldin Library

Wednesday, August 6

  • 9:00 – 10:30 am Class Session
  • 10:30 – 10:45 am Break
  • 10:45 am – 12:00 pm Class Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (on your own)
  • 1:00 – 2:15 pm Class Session
  • 2:15 – 5:30 pm HILT Special Events: Behind the Scenes at DC Cultural Heritage Organizations

Thursday, August 7

  • 9:00 – 10:30 am Class Session
  • 10:30 – 10:45am Break
  • 10:45 am – 12:00 pm Class Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (birds-of-a-feather): room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 1:00 – 2:45 pm Class Session
  • 2:45 – 3:00 pm Break
  • 3:00 – 5:00 pm Class Session
  • 5:30 – 7:30 pm HILT Social

Friday, August 8

  • 9:00 – 10:30 Class Session
  • 10:30 – 10:45am Break
  • 10:45 am – 12:00 pm Class Session
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch (birds-of-a-feather): room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 1:00 – 2:30 pm Class Wrap-Up
  • 2:30 – 2:45 pm Break
  • 2:45 – 3:45 pm Show and Tell: room 6137 McKeldin Library
  • 3:45 – 4:00 pm Closing Ceremony and Announcements: room 6137 McKeldin Library

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Dates

Early Registration: October 21, 2013 – May 1, 2014

Registration: May 2, 2014 – July 1, 2014

Late Registration: July 1, 2014 – August 1, 2014

Cost

Non-student/Regular: $950

Student: $500

Discounts

This year, we are offering a number of discounts for friends of HILT.

  • UMD Faculty, staff, and students: please enter the code "UMD" to receive 10% off your registration fee. You must use your UMD email when registering to receive the discount. Returning UMD attendees received a separate code via email for their discount. Please use that code to register.
  • Returning attendees from DHWI2013 (with the exception of UMD returnees): please enter the code "DHWI2013" to receive 10% off your registration fee.
  • Currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students: please enter the code "Student" to receive the $500 student rate.
  • Sponsored Student Scholarships are available to full-time enrolled students, early career scholars (graduated within 3 years), and current employees of cultural heritage organizations including galleries, libraries, and museums. You MUST apply for (and be notified that you have received) a scholarship prior to beginning registration. You will be provided with a registration code to complete registration to receive the scholarship discount of $250.

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The University of Maryland serves as the flagship educational institution for the State of Maryland and attracts talented faculty, students, and staff from throughout the DC Metro region. Enrolling over 37,000 undergraduate and nearly 11,000 graduate students during the term, UMD will be a quiet campus during the Institute giving participants plenty of opportunities to enjoy the local amenities. Get information on getting here, getting around, accommodations, restaurants, etc.
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Headshot of Tara McPherson Tara McPherson is Associate Professor of Critical Studies at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. She is a core faculty member of the IMAP program, USC’s innovative practice based-Ph.D., and also an affiliated faculty member in the American Studies and Ethnicity Department. Her research engages the cultural dimensions of media, including the intersection of gender, race, affect and place. She has a particular interest in digital media. Here, her research focuses on the digital humanities, early software histories, gender, and race, as well as upon the development of new tools and paradigms for digital publishing, learning, and authorship.
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