måndag, mars 26, 2007

ICL2007: Special Sessions

ICL2007  Special Sessions

26 - 28 September 2007 Villach, Austria
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Special Sessions

The conference ICL2007 will have special sessions in the field of
  • ePortfolios and
  • School and IT
Please find the Calls for papers for this special sessions attached.

Scope of the conference

This interdisciplinary conference aims to focus on the exchange of  relevant trends and research  results as well as the presentation of practical experiences gained while developing and testing elements of  interactive computer aided learning. Therefore pilot projects, applications and products will also be welcome. 

The conference will be organized by the Carinthia Tech Institute (School of Electronics), Villach/Austria and is supported by: Topics of interest
  • Web based learning (WBL)
  • Life long learning
  • Intelligent content
  • Adaptive and intuitive environments
  • Responsive environments
  • Mobile learning environments and applications
  • Computer aided language learning (CALL)
  • Platforms and authoring tools
  • MashUp technologies
  • Networks/Grids for learning
  • Knowledge management and learning
  • Collaborative learning
  • Applications of the Semantic Web
  • e-Portfolios
  • Standards and style-guides
  • Remote and virtual laboratories
  • Multimedia applications and virtual reality
  • Pedagogical and psychological issues
  • Evaluation and outcomes assessment
  • New learning models and applications
  • Cost-effectiveness
  • Real world experiences
  • Pilot projects / Products / Applications
Types of sessions
  • Full paper sessions (20 minutes presentation followed by a panel discussion)
  • Short paper sessions: (15 minutes presentation)
  • Interactive demonstrations (15 minutes)
  • Poster sessions
Other opportunities to participate: 
  • Run a workshop or tutorial (This are half or full day events and do not require written or published papers. Proposals should clearly indicate the topic, background knowledge expected of the participants, objectives, and the qualifications of the instructor.)
  • Organize a  thematic session. (Proposals should include a minimum of three  papers, a session title, a list of the topics covered and the qualifications of the session organizer. The name of the session organizer will appear in the program and proceedings.)
  • Exhibit at ICL (Products and developments of appropriate technologies)
All accepted submissions for their presentation in the conference (papers, demonstrations, posters) will be included in the conference proceedings.
For those who are interested in organizing a thematic session, please, send an email to the conference chair, and if it is pre-approved we will send you a login/password for our submission system so you can include and modify papers in your invited session.
Thematic session organizers with the best performance will be co-editors of the proceedings CD.
They will also be candidates for invited editors, or co-editors of a possible iJET (International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning) issue related to their invited session papers.

Conference language


The proceedings will be published on CD in cooperation with the Kassel University Press (own ISBN number).  Format instructions will be available in time.

Conference chair

M. Auer, Carinthia Tech Institute Villach, Austria

Program committee

Senior Program Committee Members

A.Y. Al-Zoubi, Proncess Sumaya University Amman, Jordan
Peter Baumgartner, Danube University Krems, Austria
Christos Bouras, University of Patras and Research Academic Computer Technology Institute, Greece
Christian Dorninger, Federal Ministry of Education, and Culture Austria
Martin Hitz, University of Klagenfurt, Austria
Jozef Hvorecky, VSM Bratislava, Czech Republic
Trayan Iliev, University of Sofia, Bulgaria
George Ioannidis, University of Patras, Greece
Göran Karlsson, KTH Stockholm, Sweden
Barbara Kerr, Concordia University Montreal, Canada
Andreas Pester, Carinthia Tech Institute Villach, Austria
Rob Reilly, MIT Media Lab, USA
Michael Schanz, VDE, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Wolfgang Scharl, Technikum Vienna, Austria
Richard Straub, IBM, France
Thomas Schmidt, HAW Hamburg, Germany
Andras Szucs, EDEN, TU Budapest, Hungary
Doru Ursutiu, University Transylvania Brasov, Romania

Program Committee Members

Carme Anguera Iglesias, Open University of Catalonia
Folkert Castelein, Global Learning Group Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Jolanta Chec, National Institute of Telecommunication, Poland
Matjaz Debevc, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Rhena Delport, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Arthur Edwards, Universidad de Colima, Mexico
Samir A. El-Seoud, PSUT Amman, Jordan
Golberi Ferreira, CEFET Santa Catarina, Brasil
Marga Franco i Casamitjana, Open University of Catalonia
David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning New York, USA
Natalia Ivankova, University of Alabama, USA
Bassem Khafagi, E-L-M-E, Inc. Cairo, Egypt
Andrea Karpati, Eötvös University Budapest, Hungary
Ilja Leibo, MIOE Moscow, Russia
Bogdan Logofatu, University of Bucharest
Dieter Müller, University of Bremen, Germany
Andrew Nafalski, University of South Australia
J.A. Ortega, University of Barcelona, Spain
John Sandler, Telstra Corporation Melbourne, Australia
Jeanne Schreurs, University of Hasselt, Belgium
Ursula Stickler, The Open University, UK
Armand Strazds, Riga Technical University
Costas Tsolakis, University of the Aegean Rhodos, Greece
Philip David Wazdatskey, Redlands, USA
Y.M. Wang, University of Alabama, USA
Angela Weilguny, Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Culture Austria

Organizing committee chair

H. Kleber (Carinthia Tech Institute)

Submission of papers

The abstracts should be submitted using the Electronic Submission System. If unable to submit the abstract electronically, please contact the chair.

Proposals for demonstrations, tutorials and the exhibition also may be submitted in a short form (email to: M.Auer@IEEE.org ).

Important dates

May 18, 2007            Submission of  extended abstracts
June 01, 2007            Proposals for tutorials, demos, exhibition
June 18, 2007           Notification of acceptance
Sept. 10, 2007           Camera-ready due
Sept. 26-28, 2007       Conference ICL2007
For more information contact

phone:  +43-4242-90500-2115

General information

The conference will be organized by the Carinthia Tech Institute in Villach. Conference venue is the Conference Center Villach.
Villach   is located in the southern part of Austria near Italy and Slovenia and can easily be reached by aircraft (Klagenfurt, Ljubljana, Salzburg), by train (EC) and highway (Autobahn).

Prof. Dr.-Ing., Dr.sc. Michael E. Auer
Carinthia Tech Institute (University of Applied Sciences)
School of Electronics and Equipment Engineering
Europastrasse 4, A-9524 Villach, Austria
mailto:M.Auer@IEEE.org / http://WWW.cti.ac.at/auer
phone +43(4242)90500-2115   fax ... -2110
voice messages: +49(12120)294752
PGP Public Keys

Have a look at:
ICL conference            www.icl-conference.org
ICBL conference  www.icbl-conference.org
IMCL conference  www.imcl-conference.org
REV conference   www.rev-conference.org
iJOE journal              www.i-joe.org
iJET journal              www.i-jet.org

LG2007 Learning with Games, 24-26 September 2007, Sophia Antipolis - Call for Paper

We invite you to participate in the "Learning with Games" Conference,

24th – 26th September 2007 Sophia Antipolis, France


*** Conference website ***




European Commission - DG Information Society and Media

PRIME EU Project









*** Call for Papers ***


"Learning with Games" seeks original, high-quality research papers and demos in all areas related to serious games, including social sciences, methodologies and artwork. Research papers should describe results that contribute to advancements to the state-of-the-art of Serious Games.

Parallel sessions are foreseen for the presentation of scientific/technical papers as well as the experience in using games for higher education purpose. The global gaming community is invited to exploit the conference to disseminate its scientific and technical results.

A selection of the presented papers will be published on special issues of the International Journal of Production Planning & Control.

Authors are invited to submit an extended abstracts via the web site; these must be at least 1500-word long and must be submitted in .doc format.



*** Invitation to Exhibit ***


We invite companies, government organizations, and academic institutions to showcase serious games along with all related technologies and services -- hardware, software, integrated systems, innovations, literature or anything else of interest to our conference participants. Posters and research demos will also be located near the exhibits.

During the three days of the Forum space and facilities for poster sessions and exhibitions will be made available to participants.


*** Topics of interest: ***


Topics of interest to "Learning with Games" are, but not restricted to:


·                     Game design

·                     Digital storytelling

·                     Non player characters

·                     Artificial intelligence

·                     Game programming

·                     Game rendering

·                     Audio programming

·                     Visual content creation

·                     Music composition

·                     Game production

·                     Alternate and mixed reality

·                     Gamer communities

·                     Executive learning and teaching

·                     Game physics

·                     Simulation

·                     User interfaces

·                     Online games and networking

·                     Mobile games and ubiquity

·                     Agile development

·                     Case studies

·                     User studies and evaluation

·                     Game critical analysis

·                     Legal, societal and political impact

·                     Intellectual property rights

·                     Distribution models

·                     Learning Evaluation


*** Important Dates ***


Submission of Extended Abstracts for Technical Papers

May 31st 2007

Notification of Acceptance

June 30th 2007

Submission of Full Papers

July 31st 2007

LG 2007

24 September 2007



*** Accommodation and Registration: ***


The registration fee is

Early bird Registration Fee


Registration Fee


On site registration




The venue is the: Grand Hotel Mercure Sophia Country Club ****

Located between Nice and Antibes, 15 minutes from Cannes in the Sophia Antipolis park science.
Hotel is built in a 12 hectare landscaped garden and has two swimming pools, twenty tennis courts, golf course, sauna, gym, bar and deluxe brasserie.




*** Conference Organization: ***


Conference Chairs

  • Marco Garetti, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Marco Taisch, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Asbjorn Rolstadas, SINTEF, Norway
  • Alvaro de Oliveira, AlfaMicro Ltd., Portugal
  • Lucia Pannese, imaginary, Italy

Program Committee

  • Bjorn Andersen, SINTEF, Norway
  • Jacopo Cassina, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Carsten Magerkurth, SAP, Switzerland
  • Max Möller, Danish University of Education, Denmark
  • Manuel Oliveira, AlfaMicro Ltd., Portugal

Local Organising Committee

  • Jacopo Cassina, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Marco Gerosa, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Sergio Terzi, University of Bergamo, Italy
  • Marco Taisch, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Chiara Zigliani, Consorzio Politecnico Innovazione, Italy

International Scientific Committee

  • Maria Anastasiou, Intracom, Greece
  • Slavko Dolinsek, University of Primorska, Slovenia 
  • Heiko Duin, BIBA, Germany
  • Poul Kyvsgaard Hansen, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Dimitris Kiritsis, EPFL, Switzerland
  • Paul Lefrere, The Open University, United Kingdom
  • Julien Etienne Mascolo, CRF, Italy 
  • Roumen Nikolov, Sofia University, Bulgaria
  • Jens Riis, University of Aalborg, Denmark
  • Petko Rouskov, Sofia University, Bulgaria
  • Angela Sasse, University College of London, United Kingdom
  • Leonie Schaefer, European Commission - DG IST
  • William Seager, University College of London, United Kingdom
  • Ritta Smeds, Helsinki University of Technology
  • Ingrid Spjelkavik, SINTEF, Norway
  • Klaus D. Thoben, BIBA, Germany
  • Josef Withalm, Siemens, Austria



"Learning with Games"

24th – 26th September 2007 Sophia Antipolis, France



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