February 22nd, 2008

Prof. Wojciech Cellary gave an invited lecture on new trends in teaching for participants of XII Education Fair "Education for Sustainable Development" which took place in Poznan from February 22nd to February 24th, 2008. The fair was organized by the Teacher Training Centre in Poznan and the Poznan International Fair.

February 20th, 2008

Dr Krzysztof Walczak participated in a meeting of WG leaders of the European project INTUITION. The meeting was held in Brasov (Romania) from February 20th to February 21st, 2008.

February 14th, 2008

The Department of Information Technology hosted Dr.Chia-Hsiang Chang, General Director of Networks and Multimedia Institute of Institute for Information Industry (Taipei, Taiwan), Dr. Frank Tsai from Networks and Multimedia Institute of Institute for Information Industry, Dr. Marek Rusinkiewicz, Vice-President, Software and Application Research of Telcordia Technologies Inc. (New York, USA) and Dr. Russel Hsing, Executive Director of Wireless Technology and Systems, Telcordia Technologies Inc. During a seminar, Prof. Wojciech Cellary, Dr. Jarogniew Rykowski, Dr. Krzysztof Walczak and Dr. Wojciech Wiza presented current results of DIT's research activity.

February 14th, 2008

Prof. Wojciech Cellary gave an invited lecture entitled Information Management instead of Document Management to the students and staff of the Warsaw School of Economics.

February 1st, 2008

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in the workshop The Economic and Societal Impact of ICT organized by Directorate General Information Society and Media. the workshop was held in Brussels on February 1st, 2008. Prof. Cellary was invited to attend the workshop as an independent expert of European Commission. The goal of the workshop was to discuss recent developments in the Information Society and the priorities for future research in ICT.

January 28th, 2008

Results of the 9th edition of the Golden Mouse Contest announced! For the first time the contest was addressed to the 1st year students of the newly established Faculty of Informatics and Electronic Economy. The purpose of the contest was to reward the best business project that promotes use of new Internet and mobile technologies in the business process chain. The main criteria of the evaluation were: business model, use of new technologies for organization and management transformation, quality of design. The prizes (SmartPhones ASUS P526 with Europe maps, Apple iPod`s 8GB, FlashPens Voyager 4GB) were founded by Bank Zachodni WBK S.A., the main sponsor of the contest. The results were announced during the reward ceremony hosted by Prof. Wojciech Cellary, in the presence of the representatives of sponsors, Mr. Milosz Brakoniecki and Mr.Damian Ludke, and the vice-dean of the Faculty of Informatics and Electronic Economy, Prof. Krzysztof Malaga. The First Prize went to a team Michal Milczewski and Filip Urbanski for a project called WebTicket, the Second Prize went to a team Agnieszka Kukulka and Ewa Filipowicz for a project called Common Trip, and the Third Prize went to a team Justyna Strzykala and Marcin Ratajczak for a project called Rent a Software.

January 25th, 2008

January 25th, 2008 Mr. Grzegorz Wojciechowski participated in the event International Crossroads - Global Trends in Management and Technology, organized by Institut National des Telecommunications (INT)in Evry (France) from January 22nd to January 25th, 2008. The main goal of the conference was to promote academic exchange and a multi-cultural environment presenting education and life in the various countries of the five continents covered by INT exchange programs. INT organized simultaneously a Study Abroad Fair with stands representing partner institutions and other organizations involved in the study abroad experience.

January 15th, 2008

Mr. Jacek Chmielewski defended publicly his Ph.D. dissertation entitled Metadata Schema of Interactions for Multimedia Objects at the Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Informatics of The Gdansk University of Technology. The dissertation was supervised by Prof. Wojciech Cellary.

January 9th, 2008

Prof. Wojciech Cellary participated in a working session of the Presidium of the "Poland 2000 Plus" Forecast Committee affiliated with the Presidium of the Polish Academy of Science in Warsaw.

Global Information Society

December 4th, 2007
Prof. Wojciech Cellary gave an invited lecture on Global Information Society in the framework of Open Lectures Program of the Questions of Boundaries Research Group of The Adam Mickiewicz University.