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Insafe network meeting in Ljubljana

Awareness centre Safe.si, which is part of Safer Internet Center hosted on 23rd and 24th October more than ninety Insafe network members from across Europe that work on raising awareness of the safe use of the Internet. The main topic of the meeting was artificial intelligence.

06. November 2019 | News

Dr. Gregor Čehovin Attended a Bilateral Meeting with Israeli Partners on the Topic of Digital Transformation of Quantitative Data Collection

Dr. Gregor Čehovin (CSI) attended a bilateral meeting from 27 to 29 October 2019 in Haifa, Israel for the purpose of cooperation on the bilateral project "Digital transformation of quantitative data collection in social science research: Integrating survey data collection with big data and paradata for identifying social behaviour". The meeting took place between Centre for Social Informatics (CSI) and The Samuel Neaman Institute for National Policy Research (SNI), Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel.

04. November 2019 | News

A green light given to the i-evAALution piloting on the consortium meeting in Soest, Netherlands

An important milestone within the project i-evAALution was achieved at the 4th consortium meeting (AAL project) that took place on October 17 and 18, 2019 in Lyvore in Soest, the Netherlands. Consortium members have agreed that the i-evAALution bundle is ready to be tested by the primary end-users (people aged 65 and over) and the secondary end users (informal caregivers) in four test regions: Italy, Austria, Netherlands, Slovenia.

22. October 2019 | News

Launch of the project Factors impacting intention to use smart technology enabled care services among family carers of older people in the context of long-distance care

The basic project Factors impacting intention to use smart technology enabled care services among family carers of older people in the context of long-distance care that addresses current Slovenian and EU policy agenda for assistive technologies, active ageing and long-term care was launched on July 1st 2019. It is led by the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences, Centre for Social Informatics (UL FSS CSI). Project is funded by the Slovenian Research Agency.

16. October 2019 | News

CSI hosted 8th Web Survey Day

Centre for Social Informatics (CSI) organized 8th Web Survey Day which was held on 25th September 2019. The event is intended for professional public of online surveys’ users and 1KA users. In the first part of the event prof. dr. Vasja Vehovar presented trends on the field of web surveys and the development of web survey tool 1KA. In the second part, prof. Mick Couper from University of Michigan (USA) gave a lecture about the practical challenges in web survey methodology.

26. September 2019 | News

Workshop on mixed-mode surveys 2019 with prof. Mick Couper

Centre for Social Informatics (CSI) organized an interactive workshop on mixed-mode surveys which was held on 23 September 2019. The keynote »Transition to online surveys: Opportunities and challenges« was given by prof. Mick Couper from University of Michigan (USA). His talk was followed by a discussion and exchange of experiences among attendees working at CSI, Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia and National Institute of Public Health.

24. September 2019 | News

CYBERSAFE project partners meeting

Barbara Brečko, PhD, member of Centre for Social Informatics, attended CYBERSAFE partners meeting that took place in Laiden, Netherlands on 16th and 17th September. Partners from University of Ljubljana and University of Tartu discussed the framework of cyber violence against women and girls, on which a report will be published in November.

19. September 2019 | News

CSI members attended the ESRA 8th Annual Conference

Vasja Vehovar, PhD, Andraž Petrovčič, PhD, Asist. Miha Matjašič, Jernej Berzelak, PhD, Barbara Brečko, PhD and Gregor Čehovin, PhD from the Centre for Social Informatics (CSI) attended the European Survey Research Association (ESRA) 8th Conference. The conference took place in Zagreb, Croatia, from 15th to 19th July 2019. It is the largest European conference covering the field of survey methodology.

23. July 2019 | News

Dr. Bianca C. Reisdorf visited the Centre for Social Informatics

As part of the bilateral agreement between the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ljubljana and The Department of Communication Studies at the University of North Carolina Charlotte, the Centre for Social Informatics hosted Dr. Bianca C. Reisdorf between 11 and 14 July 2019.

17. July 2019 | News

COOP4HEALTHCARE consortium meeting

On 18th and 19th of June 2019, the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences, in cooperation with the Center for Social Informatics, hosted the 3rd COOP4HEALTHCARE consortium meeting.

21. June 2019 | News