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Call for Papers: IADIS Information Systems Conference

11 Octobre 2013

The IADIS Information Systems Conference (IS 2014) aims to provide a forum for the discussion of information systems (IS) from a socio-technological perspective. The call for papers is now open and authors are invited to submit their papers in English through the conference submission system by 30 October, 2013.

The conference will have five principal themes, however, papers on innovative issues outside of these themes will still be considered.

  • IS in Practice: Technology Infrastructures and Organisational Processes
  • IS Professional Issues
  • IS Learning and Teaching
  • IS Design, Development and Management Issues and Methodologies
  • IS Research

 

Authors can make submissions of several different types. Submissions are blind peer-reviewed.

  • Full Papers – Results of completed research, maximum 8 pages (5,000 words)
  • Short Papers – Works in progress reports or fresh developments, maximum 4 pages (2,500 words)
  • Reflection Papers – Review of recent literature, suggestions or critiques, analysis of general trends, or discussion of important issues related to applied computing. Maximum of 2 pages (1500 words)
  • Posters / Demonstrations – To be exposed at the conference, accompanied by a maximum of one page (625 words)
  • Tutorials – Tutorials can be proposed by scholars or company representatives. A proposal of maximum 250 words is expected.
  • Panels – Discussions on selected topics will be held. A proposal of maximum 250 words is expected.
  • Doctoral Consortium – A discussion of in-progress PhD work in an informal atmosphere. Contributions can be a critical literature review or a short paper describing the research problem, methodology, and progress. Maximum 4 pages (2,500 words)
  • Corporate Showcases & Exhibitions – A Showcase is a scheduled timeslot for companies to present recent developments, future plans, and noteworthy products or services. Exhibitions allow companies to display their offerings at an exhibition booth. For further details please contact the publicity chair.
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OCWC Global Conference: Day 1 in Tweets

24 avril 2014

The OpenCourseWare Consortium Global Conference is taking place April 23-25 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. This overview provides a glimpse of some conference highlights based on selected Tweets from the event. Use #OCWCGlobal to follow the conference on Twitter. 

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E-Technologies in Engineering Education

22 avril 2014

Gdańsk University of Technology (Poland) is hosting a conference on e-Technologies in Engineering Education to popularize good practices, methodologies, and the latest technologies in the field. 

The conference will blend the academic and private sectors to offer a rich cross-section of research and best practices. From the academic arena, university faculty, high school teachers, and students in technical fields are invited to join the conference. In the private sector, the event will include representatives of companies working in e-technology, e-learning platform administrators, and topic experts in related fields. 

 

A selection of the papers presented at the conference will be published in the academic journals The Journal of Electronic Education "EduAkcja" or The Research Bulletin of the Faculty of Electrical and Control Engineering at the Gdańsk University of Technology. 

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Call for Papers: Quality in Education Technologies

22 avril 2014

Authors are invited to submit original research papers (up to 6 pages) for a special session on Quality in Education Technologies at the Panhellenic Conference on Informatics. The deadline to submit a paper is April 23. 

The scope of the special session covers the following topics:
 
  • Learning Management Systems
  • Synchronous and asynchronous educational Tools
  • Web 2.0 in distance education
  • Virtual classroom
  • Educational software quality
  • HCI in educational technologies

 

All papers submitted to PCI 2014 should be formatted according to the ACM SIG Proceedings style templates. At least one author from every submission accepted for publication in the proceedings needs to register and attend the conference. 

 

About the conference

 

PCI 2014 gives room for scientists, experts and professionals in computer science and the emerging fields of informatics to present original research results, to share experience and to exchange ideas. The conference provides a unique opportunity for presenting methodological approaches to describe, explain, predict, and design information and communication models, architectures, and systems for the business environment. To find out more, please visit the conference website.

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Quality in Education Technologies (QET) 2014

16 avril 2014

In a special session at the Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI 2014), researchers will have the opportunity to present their work on Quality in Education Technologies. 

The topics of the special session include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Learning Management Systems
  • Synchronous and asynchronous educational Tools
  • Web 2.0 in distance education
  • Virtual classroom
  • Educational software quality
  • HCI in educational technologies

 

About PCI 2014

 

PCI 2014 gives room for scientists, experts and professionals in computer science and the emerging fields of informatics to present original research results, to share experience and to exchange ideas. The conference provides a unique opportunity for presenting methodological approaches to describe, explain, predict, and design information and communication models, architectures, and systems for the business environment. To find out more, please visit the conference website. 

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LINQ and EIF 2014 Programme Released

15 avril 2014
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ODS to offer workshop on success stories in open education at LINQ and EIF conference

15 avril 2014

The Open Discovery Space (ODS) will offer a pre-conference workshop at the International LINQ and EIF Conference 2014. The European Workshop on Opening Up Education in Schools will focus on success stories of innovative teaching practices. 

The full-day pre-conference workshop is for teachers, school authorities, and policymakers. The workshop will cover success stories and examples of excellence from diverse countries in Europe. In addition, the participants will learn about new ODS services for teachers and schools that have already been piloted in hundreds of schools. 

 

The opening address will be given by Athanassios Kyriazis, the General Secretary of the Greek Ministry of Education. For more details on the programme, please see the full workshop schedule. For the latest conference news and promotional opportunities, please visit LINQ at www.learning-innovations.eu

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ODS Creativity Fest

16 avril 2014

This facilitated workshop guides participants through a creative and dynamic problem-solving process for addressing challenges at all levels of education.

Participants will engage in a dynamic and creative process that takes them from brainstorming to prototyping to, ultimately, creating new and viable solutions. The event is an opportunity for project participants to meet and collaborate in small groups that will be made of a diverse mix of various project stakeholders.

 

External experts will be invited to give short comprehensive speeches on innovative relevant topics, as well as their reflection to the project activities. In this way, Open Discovery project will benefit from the experience of similar initiatives and projects.

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8th EDEN Research Workshop

16 avril 2014

The Open University is hosting and sponsoring the 8th EDEN Research Workshop (EDENRW8), a highly interactive and participatory event for researchers and postgraduate students in the field of open and distance learning. 

The theme of the conference is Challenges for research into Open & Distance Learning: Doing Things Better: Doing Better Things.

 

The format of the conference is unique in that it requires full participation from the attendees. Participants can expect small groups for deep dialogues, feedback on your research, team symposia, ‘research-speed-dating’ papers, demonstrations, poster sessions, a connect lounge, informal sessions for meet the professor for early career and postgraduate researchers, world café style facilitation and presentations along with our resident keynotes. 

 

Find out more about the conference programme and opportununities on the event website. 

 

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Virtual USATIC 2014, Ubicuo y Social: Aprendizaje con TIC. Llamada a comunicaciones.

09 avril 2014
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