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June 10th, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in a working meeting of the team of experts who are working on the program preparing Polish EU Presidency.  The program defines work that should be taken between 2009-2011 to prepare Poland efficiently for holding the EU Presidency in 2011. The team brings together experts from Ministry of Interior and Administration, Ministry of Infrastructure, Ministry of Culture and Heritage, the Office of the Committee for European Integration, the Office of Electronic Communication and the representatives of academia and industry.  

May 28th, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in the 4th National Congress of Electronic Economy which was held in Warsaw on May 28th, 2009. Prof. Cellary served as a member of the Program Council of the Congress. He chaired also a session entitled “Economic, Social and Legal Aspects of Electronic Economy in Poland”.  

May 19th, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in a debate of experts and representatives of academia and industry leaders. The debate was organized by the Chancellery of the Prime Minister in Warsaw. The debate was devoted to the Report „Poland 2030” prepared by the Team of Stategic Advisors to the Prime Minister.  

May 15th, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary paticipated in celebrations of the World Information Society Day (WISD), organised by Polish Information Processing Society/ PIPS in co-operation with numerous public administration institutions, the world of science, corporations and non-governmental organisations. UNESCO, UNITED NATIONS and International Telecommunication Union/ ITU offered their Honourable Auspices for the celebrations of the World Information Society Day 2008 in Poland; and the Deputy Prime Minister of Poland and Minister of Internal Affairs and Administration, Mr Grzegorz Schetyna.

May 11-15, 2009

Dr. Krzysztof Walczak participated in Brussels – as an independent expert of European Commission – in a working session evaluating projects submitted to the 7 Framework Program (FP7-ICT-2009-4).  

April 28-20, 2009

Dr. Wojciech Wiza participated in the International Conference on Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts EVA 2009, which was held from April 28th to April 30th in Florence. Dr Wiza presented results of the European Project MM4ALL realized by the Department od Information Technology in the framwork of the Program of European Commission CULTURE 2000.

April 28th, 2009

Mr. Adam Wojtowicz was invited to visit The Malbork Castle Museum. Mr. Wojtowicz presented to the Museum staff an ARCO system for virtual museum exhibitions.

April 24th, 2009

The Department of Information Technology and the National Museum of Agriculture in Szreniawa n/Poznan organized a conference "Multimedia Museum MMM 2009". The conference was organized in the framework of the project Multimedia for All (MM4ALL) - European Program CULTURE 2000. Dr. Wojciech Wiza served as a General Chair of the conference, Prof. Wojciech Cellary gave an inaugurational lecture "Multimedia Museums - Virtual Exposition - Real Culture", and Dr. Krzysztof Walczak gave a lecture "Creatin Virtual Exhibitions using ARCO System". Dr. Nick Tyson from The Regency Town House, MM4ALL project coordinator, presented a lecture entitled "Conveyor System for Multimedia Displays". <

April 23rd, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary gave an inaugural lecture for participants of V Days of Academic Entrepreneurship. The event was held in Poznan from April 21 to April 23, 2009.

April 21st, 2009

Prof. Wojciech Cellary has been invited to join the Council of the Global Librairies Program for Poland, realized in the framework of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.