A recap of LILE2018, or: how block chains, wikipedia, self-regulated learning and linked data support everyday learning

On 27 May, the AFEL team together with some long-standing collaborators organised the 7th edition of the Linked Learning workshop series, namely LILE2018 – Learning and Education with Web Data. Having undergone a significant evolution throughout the past years, the scope of LILE2018 followed a highly interdisciplinary approach which provided equal space for technical as… Read more »

18. June 2018

AFEL Presentation @ University of Minho in Guimarães, Portugal

Stefan Thalmann introduced AFEL in the context of the “Workshop on Digital transformation of Small and Medium Enterprises” @ University of Minho in Guimarães, Portugal. Within the workshop it was discussed how AFEL could support SME in coping with the challenges of digitization by fostering informal learning at the workplace.    

8. June 2018

AFEL Workshop @ EC-TEL

We are very pleased to say that we have now released the Call for Papers for the AFEL 2018 Workshop that is co-located with the EC-TEL. The deadline for submissions is the 23st June. For further information, please have a look at the call for papers or visit our AFEL 2018 Workshop website

25. May 2018

AFEL Evaluation Study @ IWM Lab in Tuebingen

Between May 2 and May 16, 80 participants got the opportunity to try out the AFEL learning app at the IWM in Tuebingen. Most of the participants were students at Tuebingen University. The study was supervised by AFEL members Peter Holtz, Seren Yenikent, and Joachim Kimmerle. The participants first got the opportunity to learn something… Read more »

16. May 2018

AFEL @ WWW 2018

We are happy to announce that Elisabeth Lex, area head of Know-Center’s Social Computing research area, and Dominik Kowald, Post-Doc in Know-Center’s Social Computing research area, as well as Mathieu d’Aquin, the project leader of the AFEL Project and Professor and Vice-Director of the research group Linked Data Semantic Web of the National University of… Read more »

9. May 2018

Habilitation for Stefan Thalmann

The AFEL consortium is very proud to announce that our key research Stefan Thalmann has successfully passed his habilitation colloquium at the University of Innsbruck School of Management on the 2nd of May 2018 and received his venia legend for information systems. Congratulations, Stefan!

8. May 2018