The bulk of the summer school's training programme will be taught by Wout Dillen, Joshua Schäuble, and Dirk Van Hulle. Together, this team has expertise in teaching the theory and practice of Textual Criticism and Digital Scholarly Editing, as well as a series of associated technologies such as XML, XSLT, XPath, and Command Line Interfaces. The tutorial on IIIF that will be form the basis of the summer school's first week was developed by Joshua Schäuble and Wout Dillen.
External Workshop Tutors
On Thursday 4 July, the sessions and Xpath and XSLT will be taught by Tiziana Mancinelli of the University of Cologne. Tiziana does not only have much experience with Textual Criticism and Digital Scholarly Editing in general, but also specifically with teaching and tutoring Xpath, XSLT, and eXist-db workshops.
In addition, keynote speaker Magdalena Turska will also tutor a hands-on session on the TEI publisher on the day of her keynote (Friday 5 July), together with Wolfgang Meier – the founder and lead developer of the eXist-db open source project and director of eXist Solutions GmbH, which was created by community members to better support professional users of eXist-db. Besides working on eXist-db since 16 years, he has developed a number of related tools, including the TEI Publisher, an implementation of the TEI Processing Model. He has contributed to a large number of international academic and commercial projects during the past years.