Chairs' news and notifications

For the period:

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

Free webinars Research Data Management Community Training & Access Policies and Usage Regulations: Licenses

On 23. and 30. June 2016 will be held two free webinars on the research data management, licensing and policy.

20. June 2016 | Notifications

Release of monography Responsibility for the development of social sciences: ten years of renewed programs

The monography includes two contributed articles from the members of Chair of Social Informatics and Methodology: Vasja Vehovar: Izzivi procesa reakreditacije študijskih programov FDV and Katja Lozar Manfreda, Aleš Žiberna and Anuška Ferligoj: Statistična pismenost družboslovca.

16. June 2016 | Notifications

Open term for science: Anže Sendelbah: Visualization of quantitative data

We invite you to the sixth Open term for science on 16th June 2016 where Anže Sendelbah, social informatics graduate and doctoral student of statistics from Centre for Social Informatics, will present theoretical and practical aspects of effective visualization of quantitative data.

15. June 2016 | Notifications