Welcome to the Department of Information Technology

The Department of Information Technology (DIT) is part of the Faculty of Informatics and e-Economy of the Poznan University of Economics and Business. The Department is composed of 13 members: 1 full professor, 3 associate professors, 3 assistant professors, 5 research assistants and 1 administrative person. The Department also takes care of 2 Ph.D. students. The research members have technical qualifications in computer science and engineering. The head of DIT is Professor Wojciech Cellary. More about DIT »

News Chronicle

October 12, 2017

Jakub Flotyński, PhD, received a short-term research scholarship from DAAD – Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (German Academic Exchange Service). A one month scholarship will start in March 2018 at the Computer Graphics and Virtual Reality Group of University of Bremen. The CGVR Group is conducted by Prof. Gabriel Zachman.

October 12, 2017

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in a working session of the Council for Informatization of Education, an advisory body to Minister of National Education. Prof. Cellary serves as a member of the Council since 2012.

September 29 - 30, 2017

Prof. Wojciech Cellary attended The 26th National Scientific Symposium "Human - Media - Education" which took place in Dąbrowa Górnicza (Poland). During the plenary session of the conference prof. Wojciech Cellary presented a lecture entitled "School versus Virtual Reality".

September 20 - 22, 2017

Jarogniew Rykowski, PhD, attended The 8th Annual IEEE International Conference on RFID Technology and Applications RFID-TA 2017, which took place in Warsaw, September 20 - 22, 2017. During a plenary session Jarogniew Rykowski presented an invited lecture entitled "Is radio-based identification trusted?". During a working session Applications and Software he presented a paper entitled „Multi-dimensional identification of things, places and humans”.

September 15, 2017

Krzysztof Walczak, PhD, attended an inauguration meeting of ministerial task force for the development of scientific and IT infrastructure for research at the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education. The meeting took place in Ministry presmises in Warsaw.

July 17 - 21, 2017

Prof. Wojciech Cellary attended a conference The 5th International Conference on Human Side of Service Engineering HSSE 2017, organised within the framework of The 8th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2017, which took place in Los Angeles (CA, USA), July 17 - 21, 2017. Prof. Wojciech Cellary served as a Program Co-Chair of the HSSE Conference. During a session entitled "Shaping the Human Side of T-Shaped Professionals II" he presented a paper „E-business as an example of T-shape education” (authors: Cellary, W., and J. Rykowski). Prof. Cellary co-chaired a closing session during which HSSE Best Paper Awards were presented.

July 4 - 5, 2017

The Department of Information Technology hosted Dr. Andre Szykier - Senior Executive Advisor to CEO, UNI K.K.(USA). Dr. Szykier gave an invited seminar entitled "Jigsaw and InterVault - end-to-end security for messaging and data cloud storage".

June 21 - 23, 2017

The Department of Information Technology hosted The 26th IEEE International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises WETICE 2017, which was an international forum for state-of-the-art research in enabling technologies for collaboration. For more information visit WETICE 2017 homepage http://wetice.ue.poznan.pl/

June 12 - 15, 2017

Krzysztof Walczak, Ph.D., and Rafał Wojciechowski, Ph.D., attended The 4th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics Salento AVR 2017 which took place in Ugento (Italy), June 12 – 15, 2017. Rafał Wojciechowski presented a paper entitled „Versatile Augmented Reality Scenes for Tangible Interaction in Real-World Environments”. Krzysztof Walczak presented two papers: „Semantics-Supported Collaborative Creation of Interactive 3D Content” (as author) and a paper entitled „Semantic Exploration of Distributed AR Services” (authors: Walczak, K., R. Wojciechowski, A. Wójtowicz), which was awarded The Best Paper Award.

June 5 - 7, 2017

Krzysztof Walczak, Ph.D., and Jakub Flotyński, Ph. D., attended The 22nd International Conference on 3D Web Technology Web3D 2017 hosted by The University of Queensland, Brisbane (Australia), June 5 – 7, 2017. Jakub Flotyński served as a Program Co-Chair of the Web3D Conference. During the conference Krzysztof Walczak presented a paper entitled “Semantic Model for Distributed Augmented Reality Services” (authors: Walczak, K., and D. Rumiński). He chaired also a session „Transmission and streaming of 3D content”. Jakub Flotyński presented a paper “Knowledge-based Representation of 3D Content Behavior in a Service-Oriented Virtual Environment” (authors: Flotyński, J., and K. Walczak), he chaired a session „Web-based 3D environments and systems”. Krzysztof Walczak and Jakub Flotyński participated also in Virtual Reality Hackathon which took place in Brisbane June 2 – 4, 2017. Next year Web3D Conference will be hosted by Poznan University of Economics and Business. Krzysztof Walczak will serve as a General Chair of the conference.