The international conference SEMANTiCS 2019 took place in Karlsruhe (Germany) from 9th to 13th September and was attended by more than 400 participants. During the conference, a presentation “Reference Extraction from Wikipedia Infoboxes” was delivered.
An international Wikimania conference was held in Stockholm (Sweden) from 14-18 August, with about 800 participants. A presentation entitled “Multilingual Ranking of Wikipedia Articles with Quality and Popularity Assessment” was given during the conference.
The second edition of the QOD (Quality of Open Data) workshop took place on 28 June 2019 as part of the BIS 2019 (22nd International Conference on Business Information Systems) in Seville (Spain). The organisers of the QOD 2019 workshop were Włodzimierz Lewoniewski, Anisa Rula and Krzysztof Węcel.
The Poznań University of Economics and Business obtained the highest position in Ranking of Universities in the category of economic universities in 2019. This is the result of a consistent improvement in the field of quality of the educational and research offer.
By decision of the Council of the Faculty of Computer Science and Electronic Economy at the University of Economics in Poznań of March 8, 2019, the degree of doctor in the field of economic sciences was awarded. At the same time, the Faculty Council, supporting the proposal of the Doctoral Committee, recognized the doctoral dissertation ...
The scientific work about measures for quality assessment of articles and infoboxes in multilingual Wikipedia was published in a volume number 339 in Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing series by Springer Verlag.
On December 1 and December 15, the workshops at the University of Children entitled “Is the clock accurate?” was conducted. During the workshops various types of clocks were presented: electronic, mechanical, solar, hourglass (sand, water), candles.
On December 6, at the Poznan University of Economics and Business, an organizational meeting of the Student Research Group Data Science took place, attended by over 100 people.
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.