DH group at FBK

How do you Define DH?

DH is the field in which Humanities and Information Technologies can interact and support each other. On one side Humanistic competences can help Human Language Technologies to tackle one of the most difficult challenges of the discipline, which is the handling of the semantics of human language texts. On the other side Information Technologies can support research activities where the analysis of texts and images plays a crucial role and that are traditionally qualified as Humanistic (e.g. Historical and Literary Studies; Cultural Heritage).


Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Trento, Italy


We are a research group mainly working with Human Language Technologies applied to historical and cultural heritage data. The group was founded in May 2013 within the ICT center of Fondazione Bruno Kessler.