this is the release of the weekly PROLEARN Academy Newsletter. With this approach we wish to inform you respecting the news in PROLEARN Academy about which are the new added elements, which are the events organized for the next week and some information about the projects registered in PROLEARN Academy.
*** Events in the next 7 days
Association for Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education (ACUTA)
Date: 2009-01-11 - 2009-01-14
Educational Technology Show
Date: 2009-01-14 - 2009-01-17
International Alliance for Learning (IAL2009)
Date: 2009-01-15 - 2009-01-18
World Universities Forum
Date: 2009-01-16 - 2009-01-18
Multimedia Computing and Networking (MMCN)
Date: 2009-01-18 - 2009-01-22
iLearning Paris Forum 2009
Date: 2009-01-19 - 2009-01-20
There is additional information in http://www.prolearn-academy.org/Events
*** New Call For Papers
1st International Workshop on "D4PL - Designing for participatory learning" Building from open source success to develop free ways to share and learn
Paper submission deadline: 2009-02-15
The workshop "D4PL Designing for participatory learning - Building from open source success to develop free ways to share and learn" is co-located with the OSS2009, 5th International Conference on Open Source Systems, June 6, 2009, SkÃ¶vde, Sweden.
For this workshop we now launch a CALL FOR PAPER - Intents to submit a paper should be sent until 15th of February 2009!
The First International Workshop on Building Sustainable Open Source (OSCOMM 2009)
Paper submission deadline: 2009-02-22
There is additional information in http://www.prolearn-academy.org/cfps
The First International Workshop on Building Sustainable Open Source
Communities (OSCOMM 2009 http://tutopen.cs.tut.fi/oscomm09/) in conjunction
with OSS 2009 http://www.oss2009.org/ SkÃ¶vde, Sweden, June 6, 2009
*** PROLEARN Academy - Measure
Our auto observation tool for scientific communities contains at present 1501 projects,
of which 235 are newsfeeds, 95 newsletters, 462 web sites, 68 mailinglists and 641 blogs.
The number of caught entries totals 98716 for the feeds, of which 5175 were retrieved last week. For the newsletters totals 3345 entries, of which 12 were retrieved last week, for the mailinglists there are 94553 entries, of which 496 last week and for the blogs there are 201563 entries, of which 430 last week.
The feed project with the highest activity level last week was Handelsblatt.com, with 642 entries, 348 more than the top-project of the week before - Handelsblatt.com. The top mailinglist project last week was LM_NET: Library media specialist information exchange, with 316 entries, 268 more than the top-project of the week before - LM_NET: Library media specialist information exchange. The top blog project last week was Marginal Revolution, with 36 entries, 2 more than the top-project of the week before - Read/WriteWeb.
We are continuously enlarging our project database.
*** Last week were added 1 new projects. These are the following:
Category: General, Information, Organization;