November 16, 2011

The Poznan University of Economics hosted an international conference „Innovation for eParticipation – Pre-Conference to the 6th European Ministerial e-Government Conference and Exhibition eGOV2011PL - Borderless eGovernment Services for Europeans", organized jointly by the Department of Information Technology,  the Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems VINNOVA, and Polish Agency for Enterprise Development (PARP). Prof. Wojciech Cellary served as a co-chair of Program Committee of the Pre-Conference. He also chaired the Opening Session. The Pre-Conference was intended to show the results of important European eGovernment research in generating and implementing e-visions and e-solutions, as well as the possibilities to build new strategies upon current results. The following themes were focused on: Innovations for Government e-participation, Innovations for Business e-participation and Innovative e-services. More than 170 attendees came from 18 countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Dennmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Letuvia, Luxemburg, Netherland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, United  Kingdom, and USA.

November 9 - 11, 2011

Dr Jacek Chmielewski participated in an international conference The 2nd FOKUS Media Web Symposium – Apps Everwhere, HybridTV and Social Media Experience”, which took place in Berlin from November 10 – 11, 2001. The conference gathered future media and mobile web experts, technology vendors and content providers discussing the roadmap of Mobile Applications, SmartTV and Social Media development.

October 24 - 28, 2011

Prof. Jarogniew Rykowski, Prof. Krzysztof Walczak, Dr. Jacek Chmielewski participated in a series of events "Future Internet Week" which took place in Poznan (Poland) from October 24 to October 28, 2011. Main conference Future Internet Conference followed the conferences: Internet of Things, Future Internet Assembly, Future Internet Forum and Future Internet Poland. The Future Internet Week was the event giving a  unique opportunity both to discuss the new ICT technologies, as well as to enable an active dialogue between the public and private sector. The Future Internet Week was one of the most important social events of the Polish Presidency, crucial from the perspective of “Europe 2020” strategy.

October 17 - 21, 2011

Dr. Jacek Chmielewski participated in a project meeting of the European WEBINOS project, which took place in Surrey (UK) from October 17 to October 21, 2011. Dr. Chmielewski was invited to the meeting by Dr. Stephan Steglich, the Head of Competence Center “Future Applications and Media” (FAME) of the FOKUS Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems. The invitation was an effect of research collaboration in the field of mobile technologies and multi-device solutions. WEBINOS is an EU-funded project and affiliate program aiming to define and deliver an Open Source Platform and software components for the Future Internet in the form of web runtime extensions, to enable web applications and services to be used and shared consistently and securely over a broad spectrum of converged and connected devices, including mobile, PC, home media (TV) and in-car units.

October 20 - 21, 2011

Prof. Jarogniew Rykowski participated in an international conference The 6th Congress on Intelligent Building Systems InBus 2011, which took place in Cracow (Poland) from October 20 to October 21, 2011. Prof. Rykowski presented a paper "Modeling and Controlling a Network of Devices of an Intelligent Building by Means of Ontologies and Contexts" (author: J. Rykowski).

October 20 - 22, 2011

Dr. Wojciech Wiza participated in an international conference The 9th International Conference on Multimedia in Business and Management, which was held in Wisła (Poland) from October 20 to October 22, 2011. Dr. Wiza presented two papers: "Adaptable User Interfaces for Web2.0 Educational Resources” (authors: K. Walczak, W. Wiza) and “Multimedia Micro-Macro Guides for Cultural Heritage Institutions” (author: W. Wiza).

October 20 - 21, 2011

Dr. Adam Wójtowicz participated in an international conference The International Conference on European Transnational Education ICEUTE 2011, which took place in Salamanca (Spain) from October 20 to October 21, 2011. Dr Wójtowicz presented a paper "Web Platform with Role-Based Security for Decentralized Creation of Web 2.0 Learning Content” (authors: Wójtowicz, A., K. Walczak, W. Wiza, D. Rumiński).

September 26 - 29, 2011

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in The 5th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance ICEGOV 2011, which took place in Tallinn (Estonia) from September 26 to September 29, 2011. Prof. Cellary has been invited to participate in a panel discussion on Future Electronic Governance.

September 22 - 26, 2011

The Department Information of Technology hosted Prof. Joseph E. Urban from Texas Tech University and National Science Foundation (USA). On September 22 Prof. Urban gave an open lecture entitled „Moving Forward With Computing Research and Education in the Second Decade of the Twenty-First Century” for PUE staff and students. He participated also in an internal seminar entitled “The Architecture of Privacy Preserving, Distributed Electronic Health Records System”, presented by Mr. Daniel Wilusz. Prof. Urban consulted also DIT’s researchers who presented him theirs current research areas and results. On Saturday 24 September, he participated also in The Faculty of Informatics and E-Commerce’s students graduation ceremony.

September 18 - 20, 2011

Dr. Rafał Wojciechowski and Jakub Flotyński participated in The 32nd International Conference on Information Systems Architecture and Technology ISAT 2011, which took place in Szklarskiej Poręb (Poland). During the conference Jakub Flotyński presented two papers: "Transparent Authorization and Access Control in Event-based OSGI Environments (authors: Flotyński, J., and W. Picard) and "Adaptable User Interfaces for Secure Repositories of Learning Content (authors: Wójtowicz, A., J. Flotyński, D. Rumiński, and K. Walczak). Dr. Wojciechowski presented a paper entitled "Ontology-based Modeling for Automation of Administrative Procedures (authors: Strykowski, S., and R. Wojciechowski).