Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tweets and Widgets – a case study of real time customer feedback

If we believe what we are told by the Swedish statisticians, 90% of their young people aged 16-24 take part in Social Network sites. 91,316 of the whole population uses twitter and twitter use by men and women is 56/44% … Continue reading

New ROLE course about Self-Regulated Learning in OpenLearn

Alexander Mikroyannidis, Teresa Connolly (OU) and Marcel Berthold (TUGraz) have prepared a new ROLE course about Self-Regulated Learning (SRL). The course, which is available in OpenLearn, provides an overview of the concepts behind SRL and also offers an opportunity to … Continue reading

The ‘Edu-Socializing Seminar’

Date: June 12-13, 2012 Venue: Utrecht, the Netherlands Website:, SURFnet, a non-profit “task organisation” forming part of SURF, the Dutch higher education and research partnership for ICT-driven innovation, is happy to announce the ‘Edu-Socializing Seminar’, to be held in … Continue reading

Call for Contributions: Book on Security and Privacy preserving in Social Networks

The book is to be published by Springer Verlag (Lecture Notes in Social Networks). Website: Deadline for brief chapter description proposal: April 25th, 2012 (extended) Deadline for chapter submission: June 15th, 2012

ROLE Dissemination Trophy Winner has been announced: congratulations to the Open University Team

Second time in the row, the OU Team has been awarded for their extraordinary dissemination commitment and activities. The team has delivered 5 presentations or workshops, participated in 5 scientific publications, published 4 audiocasts and 2 screencasts including the ROLE … Continue reading