A forthcoming seminar on data spaces for Bulgarian heritage professionals

Plovdiv, 14 October 2022 The 15th International Conference Education and Research in the Information Society (ERIS) will co-host a seminar entitled Digital transformation in museums and libraries: data spaces. The event is co-organised by the DISTILL project (Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics, Sofia University St Kliment Ohirdski) and the Museology Research Lab of the Ionian … Continue reading A forthcoming seminar on data spaces for Bulgarian heritage professionals

Panel on Disinformation at the GATE Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Forum

The second international forum of the GATE institute on Big Data and AI was held online on the 8th-9th of December 2021. It was organised as a set of five panels on various topics capturing the main areas of work of the GATE institute and Disinformation research and policy responses in the Balkans was one … Continue reading Panel on Disinformation at the GATE Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Forum

Check the summary of activities of the DISTILL project

DISTILL: DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIESIN INNOVATION LABS FOR DIGITAL CULTURAL HERITAGE In the beginning of 2021 I started to work on the individual project DISTILL. DISTILL addresses the challenge of exploring the changing landscape of innovation diffusion in digital cultural heritage focusing on three major factors for change: the large scale digital collections (growing towards big data) … Continue reading Check the summary of activities of the DISTILL project

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Как да откриваме дезинформация в социалните медии?

Първата лятна школа по дезинформация ще се проведе в Пловдив на 26-27 юли 2021 г. Организирана е от Института Гейт – Големи данни за интелигентно общество иАсоциация "Развитие на информационното общество" – АРИО. Ако се интересувате и желаете да кандидатствате, моля попълнете този формуляр до 8 юли 2021. Школата се подкрепя финансово от института Гейт … Continue reading Как да откриваме дезинформация в социалните медии?

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Language Technologies and Digital Humanities in Bulgaria (LTаDH-BG) accepting paper proposals

Language Technologies and Digital Humanities in Bulgaria (LTаDH-BG) The First International CLaDA-BG Conference will take place in hybrid mode in Varna, Bulgaria on 6-7 September 2021 in conjunction with RANLP 2021. IMPORTANT DATESSubmission deadline: 31.07.2021Notification of acceptance: 11.08.2021Conference: 06-07.09.2021 Who is this event for? Are you a Bulgarian researcher or a practitioner involved in work … Continue reading Language Technologies and Digital Humanities in Bulgaria (LTаDH-BG) accepting paper proposals

From CILIP UKeiG: More on interactive tools in teaching and library practice

I am enjoying the UKeiG CPD Workshop: Interactive Tools for Online Presentations and Teaching delivered by Ned Potter. It's looking at tools I already used in my teaching but it is good to get additional ideas how to make the best of them. We just made a padlet board on the potential advantages of using … Continue reading From CILIP UKeiG: More on interactive tools in teaching and library practice

Нова публикация на български език за библиотеките като трето място и пандемията

Доклад за библиотеките като трето място и последиците от COVID-19 Излезна от печат сборникът доклади от 30-тата Национална конференция на Българската библиотечно-информационна асоциация. Тук споделям текста на своя доклад от публикувания сборник. This post links to the published text of the paper on Libraries as a third place in COVID times delivered at the 30th … Continue reading Нова публикация на български език за библиотеките като трето място и пандемията

Ако сте студент и се интересувате от дезинформация, може да кандидатствате за стаж в GATE

Стажантски програми Институтът GATE - Големи данни за интелигентно общество - участва във форума на кариерното развитие на Факултета по математика и информатика при Софийския Университет Св. Климент Охридски на 08.06 и 09. 06. Събитието e със свободен достъп и се провежда онлайн. В тези два дни се представят проектите, които разработва Институтът. На 09.06 … Continue reading Ако сте студент и се интересувате от дезинформация, може да кандидатствате за стаж в GATE

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Information Literacy Toolkit in Arabic

The last task I was involved in at UCL Qatar was to help in putting together an information literacy toolkit in Arabic for teachers who would like to do more in this domain and look for ideas what topics to cover. Jointly with Hermina Anghelescu (USA), Joanna Burkhardt (USA), Dalal Rahme Demirjan (Lebanon) and Rana … Continue reading Information Literacy Toolkit in Arabic

New webinar series of @EuropeanaTech will explore #AI in the Cultural Heritage and Arts sectors

Answering the growing interest in applications of artificial intelligence (AI) in different sectors, the EuropeanaTech Community is starting soon a new webinar series: "EuropeanaTech x AI". This is a great opportunity to learn more how AI is used across the cultural heritage and arts sectors. The series is designed not only to provide an overview but … Continue reading New webinar series of @EuropeanaTech will explore #AI in the Cultural Heritage and Arts sectors