Monthly Archives: July 2012

ROLE at the upcoming ICWL 2012

Date:  2-4 September 2012 Venue:  Sinaia, Romania Website: ROLE will present the following papers at the ICWL’12 conference ( - From LMS to PLE: a Step Forward through OpenSocial Apps in Moodle by Evgeny Bogdanov, Carsten Ullrich, Erik Isaksson, Matthias Palmer, and … Continue reading

CfP: Workshop on Recommender Systems for Technology Enhanced Learning (RecSysTEL 2012)

Date:  18 – 21 September 2012 Venue: Saarbrucken, Germany Website: Paper Submission Extended deadline:  30 July 2012

ROLE seminar at the Open University

Alexander Mikroyannidis delivered a seminar about Responsive Open Learning Environments on July 18 at the Open University. The seminar introduced the core concepts behind the ROLE project and gave a chance to participants to try out some of the technologies … Continue reading

PLE ROLE Workshop Report: Build your Responsive Open Learning Environment

The 3rd PLE conference ( took place simultaneously in Aveiro, Portugal and Melbourne, Australia between July 11 – 13. Researchers, educators and practitioners in Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL) and Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) were brought together for a lively exchange of … Continue reading

CfP: International Workshop on Cloud Education Environments

Date:  15 – 16 November 2012 Venue: Antigua Guatemala Website: Deadline for Extended Abstracts (2 pages): 30 September 2012

ROLE at International Conferences!

In June and July 2012 ROLE was present at several international e-learning conferences: eLBa in Rostock (Germany), EDULEARN in Barcelona (Spain), PLE in Aveiro (Portugal). The latest project results were represented, potentials and future development perspectives were discussed!

ROLE Widget Store Demo-Video on YouTube

The ROLE Widget Store demo-video explaining main functionalities and content types of the store is now available on YouTube! To watch the video please follow the link: ROLE Widget Store (YouTube)!

Award for innovative learning video channel from Festo: LearningTube wins the seal of approval

The renowned Comenius-EduMedia seal of approval is awarded for educational, thematic and design excellence in educational media. Festo recently received this mark of distinction for its LearningTube educational video channel at the Comenius-EduMedia Awards in Berlin, and was the only … Continue reading

Cfp: LINQ 2012 submissions extended!

Date:  23rd of October, 2012 Venue: Brussels, Belgium Website: Preliminary programme: New deadline for submissions: Friday, 10th of August 2012.

Dev8ed Workshop Report: How to Build & Develop Responsive Open Learning Environments with the ROLE SDK

Dominik Renzel began the workshop by describing the ROLE project and the APIs they have been developing recently. He noted the tremendous shift in education away from “boring” lectures towards more interactive work in groups, where the learners are in … Continue reading