Invited Talks

INVITED TALKS

Benjamin Charles Germain Lee

2020

05/15/2020
"Newspaper Navigator: Reimagining Digitized Newspapers with Machine Learning" (remote)
2019-20 Collections as Data Discussion Series
Princeton Center for Digital Humanities & Princeton University Library
View a recording of the talk here

05/07/2020
Newspaper Navigator Data Jam (remote)
Public Event
Library of Congress

2019

12/10/2019
"Newspaper Navigator: Reimagining Chronicling America with Machine Learning"
Presentation to Staff
Library of Congress

09/20/2019
"The International Tracing Service and Machine Learning" (with Michael Haley Goldman)
Machine Learning + Libraries Summit
Library of Congress

06/10/2019
"Data Visualization"
DIRAC Institute Lunch Seminar
University of Washington

05/14/2019
"Mapping the University of Washington's Sephardic Studies Collection"
GIS Symposium 2019
University of Washington

03/26/2019
"Needles in a Digital Haystack: Improving Digital Archive Research"
Digital Futures Discovery Series
Harvard University

2018

07/27/2018
"ITS and Machine Learning"
Library of Congress Labs

06/20/2018
"ITS and Machine Learning" (given remotely)
The International Tracing Service Archive

06/06/2018
Data Science Seminar: "ITS and Machine Learning"
Smithsonian Data Science Lab

05/03/2018
"ITS and Machine Learning"
The Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

04/19/2018
"Applying Digital Humanities Research Methods to Holocaust Studies:
A case study of the Roman Catholic clerical prisoners in the Dachau Concentration Camp" (with Andrew Kloes)
Committee on Ethics, Religion, and the Holocaust
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

01/30/2018
"The Clergy in Dachau and Digital Humanities​" (with Andrew Kloes)
The Jack, Joseph, and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

2017

12/13/2017
"Line Detection in Binary Document Scans: A Case Study with the International Tracing Service Archives"
IEEE Big Data 2017: 2nd Computational Archival Science Workshop

11/13/2017
"Using Computer Vision and Machine Learning to Classify ITS CNI Cards" (given remotely)
Improving Access to the ITS Digital Archive Workshop, Wiener Library

03/31/2017
"Probabilistic Cataloging of the Globular Cluster Messier 2: Improved PSF Photometry of Crowded Stellar Fields"
Harvard Undergraduate Senior Honors Thesis Presentation
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
YouTube video