DHN 2016

DHN’s first conference: Oslo, March 15-17, 2016

Digital Humanities in The Nordic Countries

The first conference on Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries. The purpose was to strengthen research, education and communication in the field of Digital Humanities and make Nordic Digital Humanities more visible internationally. Read more here.

Time and place:

Mar 15, 2016 11:30 AMMar 17, 2016 05:00 PM, University of Oslo and the Norwegian National Library


The Conference was held at the University of Oslo on the 15th and 16th of March, and at the Norwegian National Library 17th of March. The conference dinner was held at Sporten at Frognerseteren on the 15th of March. The Mayor of Oslo invited the registered participants to a reception in the City Hall on March 16.

Conference program.

Program Committee

  • Christian-Emil S. Ore, program chair (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Øyvind Eide (University of Passau, Germany)
  • Bente Maegaard (Copenhagen University, Denmark)
  • Lone Dirckinck-Holmfeld (Aalborg University, Denmark)
  • Ditte Laursen (National Library Aarhus, Denmark)
  • Anne Birgitte Rønning (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Sakari Katajamäki (Finnish Literature Society – SKS, Finland)
  • Annika Rockenberger (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Haraldur Bernharðsson (The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies, Iceland)
  • Mats Malm (Gothenburg University, Sweden)

Local Organizing Committee

  • Anne Birgitte Rønning (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Trond Haugen (National Library, Norway)
  • Jenny Bergenmar (Gothenburg University, Sweden)
  • Federico Aurora (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Line Esborg (University of Oslo, Norway)
  • Espen S. Ore (University of Oslo, Norway)

During the conference the association Digital Humanities in the Nordic countries will have its first annual meeting.