Chairs' news and notifications

For the period:

Social informatic co-founder of the most successful Slovenian massive funding project

Slovenian start-up Cashila has managed to obtain a record 10.5 million dollars in campaign of fundraising for the project ICONOMI, the platform that enables simple investing to crypto currencies.

06. October 2016 | Notifications

Freshman reception

On Monday, 3 October 2016, at 9 am at the Faculty of Social Sciences will be held a traditional reception of first-year students of the new generation.

28. September 2016 | Notifications

Presentations of our students' practices

Students of Social informatics will present their work prepared in the Practice course on 20 September 2016, from 14h to 15h in the classroom 15.

12. September 2016 | Notifications

Workshop for educators: Using Census (2011) data for study purposes

The workshop is aimed for educators in various areas who want to use the data from the Census 2011 in their courses or tutorials.

07. September 2016 | Notifications

Conference E-Child Abuse: Offenders functioning and their treatment

The aim of the conference is to deepen knowledge on the problem of child abuse on the internet to enhance more effective treatment of these cases in practice.

29. August 2016 | Notifications

Call for nomination: Social Informatics Best Student Paper Award

Nominations may include a published paper in a peer reviewed journal during 2015 or a conference paper presented in 2015. Nomination letters should be sent by August 19, 2016.

18. August 2016 | Notifications

Bronze medal at the 3rd European Universities Games for Špela Orehek, student of Social informatics

On Friday, 15 July 2016, student of Social informatics Špela Orehek and Caterina Lombardi (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Civil Engineering) won the bronze medal in team chess.

25. July 2016 | Notifications

Textbook: Osnovna statistična analiza v R-ju

The Publishing House at Faculty of Social Sciences has published textbook Osnova statistična analiza v R-ju, written and edited by a member of our Chair Assoc. prof. dr. Aleš Žiberna.

19. July 2016 | Notifications

Statisticians Compile “10 Simple Rules for Effective Statistical Practice”

Statistics may be everywhere, but a constant challenge for researchers is that statistics aren’t always understood, calculated or communicated effectively.

22. June 2016 | Notifications

The wording of survey question can be improved using linguistic resources such as text corpuses and lexical databases

On Friday, 17 June 2016, Ana Slavec, a graduate of Social informatics and member of KDIM, defended her doctoral thesis entitled Improving survey question wording using language resources.

22. June 2016 | Notifications