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Best researches in learning analytics gathered at the LAK23 conference in Texas

The world's largest conference on learning analytics conference "LAK23 - Learning Analytics and Knowledge" is currently being held at the University of Texas (Arlington) from March 13 to 17, 2023, with more than 500 participants from around of the world. Full Prof. Blaženka Divjak, Ph.D. from the Faculty of Organization and Informatics is one of the participants and her role is extremely visible and rich, considering that as a recognized top expert in the use and research of learning analytics, she is involved in numerous activities that follow such world conferences.

17.03.2023, 15:48
WeRin: The importance of women in entrepreneurship

March 8th, International Women's Day, provides an excellent opportunity to highlight the importance of women in entrepreneurship. An inclusive entrepreneurship ecosystem provides a vehicle for empowering women to start an entrepreneurship venture. The WeRin project consortium, of which FOI is a part, has been working to make entrepreneurship education and support programmes more inclusive for women for two years now, with the aim of increasing the share of female graduate entrepreneurs.

Experts from eminent European universities at FOI on the focus group of the research project HELA

On Wednesday and Thursday, 1-2 March 2023, at the Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb (FOI), a work meeting, focus group and research workshop of the project "HELA – Improving HEI maturity to implement learning analytics" were held, led by Full Prof. Nina Begičević Ređep, Ph.D. and Full Prof. Diana Šimić, Ph.D., with 6 experts in the field of learning analytics, from eminent European universities - Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven and the University Computing Centre (SRCE).

Erasmus+ project CUTIE - Competences for Universities using Technology in education and Institutional Empowerment kickoff meeting held in Spain

University of Murica hosted the kickoff meeting for the Erasmus+ project CUTIE - Competences for Universities using Technology in education and Institutional Empowerment in Spain from 15th to 17th February 2023.

CECIIS 2023 - call for papers

The 34th Central European Conference on Information and Intelligent Systems CECIIS 2023 will be held from September 20th to September 22nd, 2023 in Dubrovnik, Croatia with the „Digital Human“ topic. The aim of the Conference is to be the interface of researchers involved in the development and application of methods and techniques in the field of information and intelligent systems. The Conference program includes invited lecturers, contributed papers and other parallel events.

DIMCARE consortium meeting held

Last week, DIMCARE project partners from Spain and Italy visited social enterprises in Varaždin County, with the aim of determining the need for digitalization in the people care sector within the social economy system.

Teaching Assistant (PhD Candidate) & Java Developer (f/m/x)

FOI and IBM iX are looking for a Teaching Assistant (PhD Candidate) & Java Developer (f/m/x). Read more about this opportunity below.

Bloxberg becomes the first Association for the Advancement of Science and Blockchain e.V.

The fifth bloxberg summit took place as a hybrid conference in Protaras, Cyprus, from October 26-27. This time the annual Consortium meeting was organized for the fifth time in a row by the Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL) in collaboration with the University of Nicosia, one of the bloxberg founders, and FOI is among them. Twenty-two institutions took part in this year’s summit, hosted at the Sunrise Pearl Hotel by the University of Nicosia. Next to the sessions on member activities, bloxberg projects, and working group updates, a significant change took place regarding bloxberg’s legal status. Assoc. Prof. Katarina Tomičić Pupek, Ph.D. attended the Cyprus meeting on behalf of FOI.

FOI joins Bloxberg – the consortium for the advancement of science and blockchain

The Faculty of Organization and Informatics (FOI), University of Zagreb, situated in the City of Varaždin, is the first institution of higher education in the Republic of Croatia to join BLOXBERG. It is a secure global blockchain established by a consortium of leading research organizations to provide scientists with decentralized services worldwide.


19.10.2022, 15:57
Thank you note and join us for CECIIS 2023 in Dubrovnik!

Given that a successful CECIIS 2022 conference is behind us, we would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who made it possible for us to organize and hold it in Dubrovnik.