Know-Center represented AFEL at UMAP 2017

The 25th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalisation took place in Bratislava, Slovakia from the 09th to the 12th of July. The UMAP conference is one of the most popular conferences in the area of personalized recommender systems and adaptation services. Know-Center’s Social Computing area, represented by Dominik Kowald has successfully presented a… Read more »

30. August 2017

Know-Center & AFEL Paper Presentation at ACM Hypertext 2017

The ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT) is a venue for quality peer-reviewed research on theory, systems, and applications for hypertext and social media. It is concerned with all aspects of modern hypertext research, including social media, adaptation, personalization, recommendations, user modeling, linked data and semantic web, dynamic and computed hypertext, and its… Read more »

AFEL presented at the French eLearning conference

AFEL coordinator, Mathieu d’Aquin, went to Strasbourg last month to present the research challenges and results of the AFEL project at the 2017 edition of EIAH, the french eLearning conference. In his invited presentation, Mathieu focused on the specific challenges associated with doing Learning Analytics in an environment where learning happens across multiple, online platforms… Read more »

29. June 2017

AFEL Meeting in Hannover

From May 10 – 12, 2017 the AFEL project and advisory board meeting took place at the L3S Research Center in Hannover. The project members discussed the current state of work packages as well as presentations and demos of the AFEL project in preparation for the advisory board meeting which took place as part of this meeting… Read more »

15. May 2017

First Release of the AFEL Learning Analytics Dataset

As a research discipline, learning analytics crucially relies on data. Obtaining such dats however is not straightforward, as if data is available locally with the appropriate permissions to be exploited for researcher, it is unlikely to be comparable with other datasets available through other systems. For this reason, the AFEL project is releasing public, stable… Read more »

8. May 2017