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Guest Seminar by Pierre Lévy on the IEML (Information Economy MetaLanguage) Project

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October 24-26, 2022
The Canada Research Chair on Digital Textualities and the Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur les humanités numériques (CRIHN) invite Pierre Lévy to conduct a seminar, from October 24 to 26, 2022, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (EST), at the University of Montreal, accessible online here, on the interdisciplinary project IEML, that he has been developing and directing for the past twenty years.

Seminar schedule:

First session Oct. 24
General presentation of the language and the IEML project
New grammar and new editor
Practical exercise: creating new concepts (the @node command)

Second session Oct. 25
Presentation of multiple ontology examples in IEML (psychiatry and others)
How to conceive an ontology or a data model in IEML
Practical exercise: creating concept paradigms (the @paranode and @table commands)

Third session Oct. 26
Presentation of the open source IEML library (a big parser) in C++ by Louis Van Beurden
How to transform IEML into a collective-collaborative open source project
Practical exercise: creating links (the @link command)

All documents will be put at participants' disposal on the Discord server "INTLEKT Metadata", as well as live discussions.

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