On November 11 at 11:11am one of the biggest runs in history took place – Independence Run 2018 in Poznan, in which about 25,000 people took part. In this way, the runners decided to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Poland regaining its independence.
On October 26-28, the third edition of the Retro Motor Show took place in Poznan, during which over 700 vehicles from every decade of the 20th century were presented. In addition to passenger cars and vans, five pavilions also included bicycles, bicycles, quadricycles, mopeds, motorcycles, special vehicles, trucks, tractors, buses, police and fire trucks, ambulances, ...
4th Collegium Altum Tower Run took place at the Poznań University of Economics and Business on October 28, 2018. More than 300 participants fought for the medals. To appear on the highest elevation in Poznań, the runners had to cover 17 floors (372 stairs).
On October 13-15, in Lviv, Ukraine, a conference of the Wikipedia community and other Wikimedia projects of the Central and Eastern Europe region (Wikimedia CEE Meeting 2018) took place. During the conference were presented scientific works of the Department of Informations Systems on the evaluation of the quality of articles and the enrichment of information ...
On 4-6 October in Vilnius an international conference ICIST 2018 took place, during which papers „Application of SEO Metrics to Determine the Quality of Wikipedia Articles and Their Sources” and „Determining Quality of Articles in Polish Wikipedia Based on Linguistic Features” were presented. This is the 24th International Conference on Information and Software Technologies.
The paper presents general results of Wikipedia analysis using metrics from the Toolbox SISTRIX, which is one of the leading providers of indicators for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
Recently, a beta version of the online-game WikiBest was released. The service is a part of the research on data quality in Wikipedia. Game allows to compare the quality of data in various language versions of Wikipedia.
On 20 July 2018 the first workshop on Quality of Open Data (QOD 2018) was organized. It took place during the 21st edition of the Business Information Systems Conference (BIS 2018) at the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS in Berlin.
On 19-20 July 2018 the first workshop on Blockchain and Smart Contract Technologies (BSCT 2018) was held. The workshop was organized during the 21st edition of the Business Information Systems Conference at the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS in Berlin. The introduction of the bitcoin protocol in 2008 was a landmark event that ...
On July 18-22 Wikimania conference 2018 took place, during which important Wikipedia findings from the last year was presented. Among the studies: Relative Quality and Popularity Evaluation of Multilingual Wikipedia Articles