Best Paper Award

The article “Analysis of References Across Wikipedia Languages” received the Best Paper Award at ICIST 2017 Conference (The 23rd International Conference on Information and Software Technologies).

Researchers’ Night 2017

As a part of the Researchers’ Night, which took place on September 29, 2017, scientists from the Department of Information Systems organized workshops “WHAT DO YOU THINK? GUIDE FOR SMALL PROGRAMMERS “(MSc. Piotr Kałużny, Dr. Bartosz Perkowski) for children aged 8 to 12 and “WHAT DO YOU THINK? INTERNET WITHOUT SECRETS” (Dr. Agnieszka Figiel, MSc. ...

ICIST Conference 2017 (video)

23rd International Conference on Information and Software Technologies (ICIST 2017) took place in Druskininkai on October 12-14. During the proceedings were presented the papers „Relative Quality and Popularity Evaluation of Multilingual Wikipedia Articles” and „Using Morphological and Semantic Features for the Quality Assessment of Russian Wikipedia”.

BIS 2017 Conference

On 28-30 June 2017 the 20th edition of the International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2017) was held in Poznań. During the conference 4 papers on various aspects of quality assessment and enrichment of information in different language versions of Wikipedia have been presented

Microsoft Azure will support the research on Wikipedia quality

Dr Krzysztof Węcel from the Department of Information Systems received a grant for conducting research with the tools available through the Microsoft Azure cloud. The award was presented as part of the Microsoft Azure for Research Award programme after a positive assessment of the project proposal entitled “Data Science for improving the quality of crowdsourced ...

PUEB: Free programs in English

Poznań University of Economics and Business offers 3 programs in English completely for free.

Lecture on the quality of Wikipedia in High School

On May 31, 2017 Włodzimierz Lewoniewski provided lectures and workshops for pupils of the High School no 12 in Poznań as part of the Infizmania project. The topic focused on the quality of information on Wikipedia in various languages.

Top 100 domains in Wikipedia references

After extraction information about 41 266 558 references in 7 Wikipedia language editions (English, German, French, Russian, Polish, Ukranian, Belarussian) it was possible to create a list of 100 the most popular domain names in these references.

Applied Data Science 2017 SQLDay

On May 16-17, 2017 at the Centennial Hall in Wrocław took place a scientific conference Applied Data Science (ADS) for industry experts and academics, who are interested to discuss current and upcoming trends, case studies, innovations and research in the data science field. During the proceedings was presented a paper „Popularity in quality assessment of ...

Polish train timetables

Sometimes popular services with timetables of trains in Poland are not available or there are some errors. Therefore, it is useful to have alternative addresses. Some of them have English interface. List of sites with timetables of Polish trains