Project meeting in Switzerland

The third NOTRE project meeting in Switzerland took place between the 16th – 18th January 2017. It consisted of visits, workshops and presentations. The attendees had the opportunity to visit the MIRALab facilities in Geneva where key members of the institution presented their current work in the areas of social robotics, blend shapes, 3D modeling, 3D scanning, emotion and… Read More »

NOTRE forthcoming meeting in Geneva

The third NOTRE meeting is going to be held in Geneva from the 16th to the 18th of January 2017. The meeting is going to take place at the MIRALab facilities at the Centre Universitaire d’Informatique in Geneva. The meeting will include presentations from MIRALab and a visit to their facilities. Presentations will be given also by two SCRC members,… Read More »

VRGCH’2016

The 1st International Workshop on Virtual Reality, Gamification and Cultural Heritage (VRGCH’2016) was organized in conjunction with the 6th International Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Digital Heritage (http://www.euromed2016.eu/) at Friday, November 4th at the Filoxenia Center in Nicosia, Cyprus. VRGCH’2016 was organized by the Social Computing Research Centre (http://socialcomputing.eu/) of the Cyprus University of Technology. Andreas Lanitis and Despina Michael-Grigoriou, directors… Read More »

ISCRAM-med 2016

The Third International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management in Mediterranean Countries (ISCRAM-med 2016) took place on October 26-28 2016 at Puerta de Toledo Campus, University Carlos III of Madrid in Spain. ISCRAM-med 2016 included a high quality scientific program, invited speakers, posters and demonstration’s sessions. This conference was supported by NOTRE.… Read More »

NOTRE at Cyprus’ Researchers Night 2016

NOTRE participated at the Cyprus’ Researchers Night 2016 that took place at Filoxenia Center in Nicosia, Cyprus on the 30th of September 2016. As part of the Researchers Night, there was a Social Computing Playground where the general public (and especially children) were able to interact and experience novel social technologies. The Social Computing Playground aimed to bring the public into contact… Read More »

Preparing for Cyprus’ Researchers Night 2016

SCRC researchers are getting prepared to participate at the Researchers Night 2016 that will take place at Filoxenia Center in Nicosia on 30th of September 2016. The Researchers Night is part of the European Researchers’ Night that takes place every year all over Europe and neighbouring countries the last Friday of September. The events are supported by the European… Read More »

Project meeting and public event for NOTRE in Madrid

The NOTRE project meeting in Madrid took place between 24th – 27th June. It consisted of visits, workshops and a public event. The attendees had the opportunity to visit the IMDEA Networks and UC3M-DEI Lab facilities where key members of both institutions presented their current work in the areas of data visualization, augmented reality and networks in general. These presentations… Read More »

NOTRE forthcoming events in Madrid

On Wednesday June 29th, in the context of the NOTRE, we will have several events to which you are cordially invited: 9:00-11:00 Luis F. Nuñez Chiroque, IMDEA Networks Institute Training Course: “Detection, Prediction & Monitoring on Online Social Networks: leaders, trends and outliers” Social scientist have traditionally had limited access to data about individuals, like their… Read More »

Computational Thinking in Education Workshop 2016

NOTRE is sponsoring the Computational Thinking in Education Workshop 2016 to take place at Harvard University, USA. The workshop on computational thinking in education will pay a tribute to the visionaries who 50 years ago started to transform the way computer science is used in education. The workshop will be held 23 June 2016 at… Read More »

Extended deadline for Paper Submission for the 1st International Workshop on Virtual Reality, Gamification and Cultural Heritage

EXTENDED DEADLINE for the submission of papers for the 1st International Workshop on Virtual Reality, Gamification and Cultural Heritage. The new deadline is the 31st of August 2016. The 1st International Workshop on Virtual Reality, Gamification and Cultural Heritage (VRGCH’2016) will be organized in conjunction with the 6th International Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Digital Heritage (http://www.euromed2016.eu/). VRGCH’2016 is organized by… Read More »