Monthly Archives: August 2011

ROLE Real-time Communication & Collaboration with XMPP

An important requirement to today’s responsive open learning environments is their ability to bring learners across different institutions together in virtual learning spaces with real-time support for communication and collaboration. ROLE supports this requirement with the Extensible Messaging and Presence … Continue reading

Mediacast Contest Award from the PLE2011 Conference in Southampton has finally reached its producers !

Mediacast Contest Award from the PLE2011 Conference in Southampton has finally arrived to the hands of its producers, Edgar Kadlec and Felix Mödritscher from the University of Economics in Vienna (WU Wien).

ROLE releases Moodle recommenders for educational resources

The Open University has developed a widget bundle for providing recommendations to users of Moodle. The bundle consists of two widgets that recommend educational resources related to a particular course. The widgets of this bundle have been developed as Moodle … Continue reading

EC-TEL 2011 – Sixth European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning Towards Ubiquitous Learning

Date: 20 – 23 September 2011 Venue: Palermo (Italy) Website: EC-TEL is a unique setting for researchers, practitioners, and policy makers in Technology Enhanced Learning from Europe and other continents to meet together and exchange on the current challenges … Continue reading

I-KNOW 2011 – 11th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies

Dates: 7 – 9 September 2011 Venue: Messe Congress Graz, Austria Website: I-KNOW 2011 brings together international researchers (in the English speaking i-Science Track) and practitioners (in the German speaking i-Praxis Track) from the fields of knowledge management and … Continue reading

DEVISE II Design and Evaluation of Innovative Interactive Systems: Interdisciplinary and Trans-sectorial Training (COST-IC0904 TwinTide Training School)

Date: 30th October 2011 (Sunday) – 3rd November 2011 (Thursday) Venue: Bertinoro international Center for informatics, Italy Website: The Training School is organized under the auspices of COST-IC0904 TwinTide, an international European project researching on design and evaluation of … Continue reading

CALL FOR PAPERS: International Workshop on Enabling Successful Self-Regulation in Open Learning Environments (S-ROLE 2011) at ICWL 2011

ICWL – International Conference on Web-based Learning is an annual international conference on web-based learning. This year, the conference will take place from 8-10 December 2011 in Hong Kong.