WIERZBICKI.ORG Launches e-Lecture.org. The courses at the site follow the ideas of EVA, The European Virtual Academy, an ERASMUS project set up in 2011 and funded by the EU Lifelong Learning Programme. EVA was intended to be a platform which would enhance the quality of teaching and learning. This would likewise increase the amount of European cooperation between universities and boost the overall teaching quality. After the funding period, which lasted from 2011 to 2013, the partners agreed to continue activities on a voluntary basis. Unfortunately, due the lack of financial resources, and also interest in continuing the activities , EVA discintinued 2019.
The Polish American Film Society announced the 20th Annual Polish Film Festival in Los Angeles, Hollywood, (October 18 – 24, 2019) celebrating the greatest achievements of Polish filmmakers.
The festival will open on Friday, October 18, 2019, with VALLEY OF THE GODS by Lech Majewski, starring Josh Hartnett, Jaime Ray Newman, John Malkovich and music by Jan A. P. Kaczmarek. The star-studded gala during which both Polish and American moviemakers will walk the red carpet at the WGA Theatre, is an extravagant start to a seven-day-long celebration of Polish Cinema through October 24, 2019 with subsequent screenings at the Laemmle’s NoHo 7 and Monica Film Center. (www.polishfilmla.org)
Robert J. Wierzbicki Is Member of the ECIAIR – The European Conference on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics – 2019 Committee
Robert J. Wierzbicki is meber of the ECIAIR 2019 Committee. ECIAIR – The European Conference on the Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics will be held on 31 October–1 November 2019, at the EM-Normandie Business School in Oxford, UK.
The motivation to launch the European Conference on the Impact of AI and Robotics (ECIAIR 2019) has come about as a result of the maturing of artificial intelligence and robotics, particularly of the cognitive computing kind, which is producing an unprecedented revolution in the role of work and professionals in society. So this Conference aims to focus not so much on the technology itself, but rather its consequence on knowledge work and society.
Robert J. Wierzbicki Is Member of the Review Committee for EJEL, The Electronic Journal of e-Learning
Robert J. Wierzbicki is meber of the EJEL – The Electronic Journal of e-Learning – review committee. EJEL provides pedagogical, learning and educational perspectives on topics relevant to the study, implementation and management of e-Learning initiatives. EJEL has published regular issues since 2003 and averages between 4 and 5 issues a year.
The 6th European Conference on Social Media (ECSM19), University of Brighton
Robert J. Wierzbicki is Committee Member for the 6th European Conference on Social Media (ECSM19) to be hosted by the University of Brighton, UK on 13th – 14th June 2019.