Big Data for Learning Analytics – AFEL at LearnTec2017

Between 24 and 26 January 2017, the Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre hosted LearnTec 2017, among the world’s largest events for practitioners and researchers in digital education, involving both industry and academia. LearnTec features a fair with 250 exhibitors as well as a conference where selected speakers present the latest in learning technology to an audience… Read more »

25. January 2017

AFEL-related paper accepted at WWW 2017

The A* International World Wide Web Conference 2017 (WWW)  is an annual forum that brings together the most influential researchers of the Web community. Thus, it is a special honour for Dominik Kowald and Elisabeth Lex from the Social Computing area of the Know-Center that their paper “Temporal Effects on Hashtag Reuse in Twitter: A… Read more »

11. January 2017

AFEL Paper @ Complex Networks 2016

Ilire Hasani-Mavriqi from the Social Computing team of Know-Center attended the Complex Networks 2016 Workshop, in which she presented the paper entitled “Semantic Stability in Wikipedia” (download link) that was conducted in terms of the AFEL Project. This work assesses the semantic stability of Wikipedia by investigating the dynamics of Wikipedia articles’ revisions over time…. Read more »

10. January 2017

AFEL in the media – Interview for Checkpoint eLearning

Ahead of his upcoming talk on AFEL-related work at LearnTec2017, Stefan Dietze from the L3S Research Center for basic and applied Web Science of the Leibniz University in Hannover, Germany, gave an interview to CHECK.point eLearning, a popular Web platform for practitioners in the fields of technology-enhanced and online learning. The interview (currently only available in german) discusses some of the current… Read more »

12. December 2016

GNOSS awarded “Best digital project 2016”

The AFEL partner GNOSS has received an award for their project “The Prado on the Web“. During the ‘IX Premios de la Noche de las Telecomunicaciones’, it was awarded “Best digital project 2016” by the Association of Telecommunication Engineers of La Rioja (AITER). This award comes as yet another acknowledgement for their outstanding work, since… Read more »

11. November 2016

AFEL Paper at ISWC 2016

On behalf of the AFEL project, Besnik Fetahu from the L3S Research Center attended the 15th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC’16) where the work carried out as part of the ongoing AFEL project activities was disseminated. The work focused on a survey of challenges which are faced when using Web data that are part of the… Read more »