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Launch of the TheyBuyForYou Knowledge Graph Ljubljana, 15 July 2019: TheyBuyForYou announces the first release of the knowledge graph for public procurement, integrating tender and company data. Public procurement affects organisations across all sectors. With tenders amounting to close to 2 trillion euros annually in the EU, it is critical that this market operates fairly […]

Cyber-military capabilities of North Korea

The presentation will take place in scope of the Infosec seminar on Friday, 28th September  at 13:00 in Centre for innovative enterpreneurship in scope of National Bank of Slovenia (NLB), Trg republike 2, Ljubljana. The speaker will be  dr. David Fahrenkrug from USA. The presentation will be held in English language. Presentation will offer a […]

X5gon: Cross Modal, Cross Cultural, Cross Lingual, Cross Domain, and Cross Site Global OER Network

X5gon is a breakthrough EU H2020 project, creating a solution that will help users/students find what they need not just in OER repositories, but across all open educational resources on the web. This solution will adapt to the user’s needs and learn how to make ongoing customized recommendations and suggestions through a truly interactive and […]

MOVING – TraininG towards a society of data-saVvy inforMation prOfessionals to enable open leadership INnovation

In collaboration with the Artifical Intelligence Laboratory (E3), we work on the EU H2020 project MOVING (TraininG towards a society of data-saVvy inforMation prOfessionals to enable open leadership INnovation). Our main work was the provision of digital video contents through VideoLectures.NET, in particular large-scale data sets for the two project use cases (20.000 videos and […]

3Smart – Smart Building, Smart Network, Smart City

In 2017 we started to participate in the project entitled “3Smart – Smart Building, Smart Network, Smart City” as an associate partner under the European Territorial Cooperation Program for the Danube Region. The vision of the project is to enable the economically optimal connectivity of renewable energy sources and measures for energy efficiency and contributing […]


In 2017 we started with a project within the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie RISE project Water4Cities (Holistic Surface Water and Groundwater Management for Sustainable Cities), our work focuses on sensor technologies, data and visual analytics to enable localization, visualization and analysis of urban water (both surface water and groundwater) at a holistic urban setting providing services […]


The aquaSmart project is about enhancing innovation capacity within the aquaculture sector, by helping companies to transform captured data into knowledge and use this knowledge to dramatically improve performance. It also supports production benchmarking through access to global data. The project is based in the real world, addressing actual problems that aquaculture producers face and […]

ProaSense – The Proactive Sensing Enterprise

Today’s enterprises are facing increasing pressure due to globalization, uncertainties, and strict regulations, among others. This demands for a new class of enterprise systems, proactive enterprises, that will be continuously aware of that what “might happen” in the relevant business context and optimize their behavior to achieve that what “should be the best action”. ProaSense is an EU […]

OCW Consortium Global Conference 2014

The Centre is co-organizing with the OCW Consortium its Global conference 2014. This will be a great opportunity to showcase what Slovenia can offer to the Open Education movement with its best practice achivements such as VideoLectures.Net. This will be the annual opportunity for researchers, practitioners, policy makers and educators to deeply explore open education […]

1st Winter School on Multimedia Processing and Applications

We are pleased to announce the 1st edition of the WinterSchool on Multimedia Processing and Applications. Dublin, Ireland, January 6-8, 2014 Co-located with MMM 2014 The winter school aims at offering participants from all over the world – both PhD/MSc students and young researchers – training on the latest technological developments in the area of […]

Sophocles – Criticality and Emergence in Multilevel Systems

Self-Organised information PrOcessing, CriticaLity and Emergence in multilevel Systems Sophocles contributes to a theory of dynamics of multi level complex systems by developing mathematical and computational formalisms for information processing in such multi level systems. We develop the formalism in the context of criticality, emergence, and tipping points in multi level systems and apply it […]

NRG4Cast – Energy Forecasting

NRG4Cast is developing real-time management, analytics and forecasting services for energy distribution networks in urban/rural communities. We are analysing information regarding network topology and devices, energy demand and consumption, environmental data and energy prices data. More information at DURATION: 1 December 2012 – 30 November 2015

MEDIAMIXER – Community set-up and networking for the reMIXing of online MEDIA fragments

While we have already established, traditional markets for complete videos, e.g. in stock footage portals, media libraries or TV archives, where entire videos may be found and also purchased for re-use in new media production situations, these markets do not permit the easy purchase or sale of smaller fragments of AV materials. The MediaMixer CA will address this […]

MOBIS – Personalized Mobility Services for energy efficiency and security through advanced Artificial Intelligence techniques

The main goal of MobiS is to create a new concept and solution of a federated, customized and intelligent mobility platform by applying novel Future Internet technologies and Artificial Intelligence methods that will monitor, model and manage the urban mobility complex network of people, objects, natural, social and business environment in real-time. MobiS federation and intelligence is based […]

Central Community – Emerging communities for collective innovation in Central Europe

The pace of technological change is accelerating. Radical discontinuities seem to happen more frequently. This means that the useful lifespan of knowledge and capability is becoming shorter and that the obsolescence of knowledge/capability is increasingly the norm in innovation. Innovation is a winning strategy, but it requires an interdisciplinary approach and a diversity of knowledge base that […]

X-LIKE – Cross-lingual Knowledge Extraction

The goal of the X-LIKE project is to develop technology to monitor and aggregate knowledge that is currently spread across global mainstream and social media, and to enable cross-lingual services for publishers, media monitoring and business intelligence. In terms of research contributions, the aim is to combine scientific insights from several scientific areas to contribute in the area of […]

TRANSLECTURES – Transcription and Translation of Video Lectures

Online educational repositories of video lectures are rapidly growing on the basis of increasingly available and standardised infrastructure. A well-known example of this is the VideoLectures web portal, a free and open access educational video lectures repository, and a major player in the development of the widely used Opencast Matterhorn platform for educational video management. […]

Rehearsal and final review meeting of the EU project ACTIVE

Active final review meeting took place at the Best Western Premier Hotel Slon, Ljubljana, Slovenia, from 22 – 25 March, 2011.

METANET – Technologies for the Multilingual European Information Society

Linguistic diversity is a corner stone of our multicultural European society. To preserve this essential asset in the age of the emerging information and knowledge society, Europe needs ICT technologies and applications at affordable costs that • enable communication, collaboration and participation across language boundaries, • secure their language users equal access to the information […]

RENDER – Reflecting Knowledge Diversity

The Web has proved to be an unprecedented success for facilitating the publication, use and exchange of information, at planetary scale, on virtually every topic, and representing an amazing diversity of opinions, viewpoints, mind sets and backgrounds. Its design principles and core technological components have lead to an unprecedented growth and mass collaboration. This trend […]


PlanetData aims to establish a sustainable European community of researchers that supports organizations in exposing their data in new and useful ways. The ability to effectively and efficiently make sense out of the enormous amounts of data continuously published online, including data streams, (micro)blog posts, digital archives, eScience resources, public sector data sets, and the […]

GENDERA – Gender Debate in the European Research Area

Despite their increasing participation in higher education and research, women are significantly underrepresented in certain disciplines and remarkably few women remain in top jobs in science. As attracting the best researchers with proportional representation of women and men is integral to the success of ERA and essential for the competitiveness of Europe, it is vital […]

ENVISION – ENVIronmental Services Infrastructure with ONtologies

The ENVISION project provides an ENVIronmental Services Infrastructure with Ontologies that aims to support non ICT-skilled users in the process of semantic discovery and adaptive chaining and composition of environmental services. Innovations in ENVISION are: on-the-Web enabling and packaging of technologies for their use by non ICT-skilled users, support for migrating environmental models to be […]

ALERT – Active support and reaL-time coordination based on Event pRocessing in open source software developmenT

In order to participate effectively in the development activities, FLOSS community members need to understand who is working on what in the community and how their work affects other community members. Current approaches focus on managing information integration, but not active interaction (coordination) between information sources and sinks. The aim of the ALERT project is […]

ECOLEAD – European Collaborative networked Organisations LEADership initiative

ECOLEAD is an “Integrated Project” co-funded by the European Commission within 6th Framework Programme (2002-2006). Commencing in April 2004, ECOLEAD is a 4-year project involving 20 partners from 14 countries across Europe. Collaborative networks of organizations provide a basis for competitiveness, world-excellence, and agility in turbulent market conditions. They can support SMEs to identify and […]

PASCAL – Pattern Analysis, Statistical Modelling and Computational Learning

The objective is to build a Europe-wide Distributed Institute which will pioneer principled methods of pattern analysis, statistical modelling and computational learning as core enabling technologies for multimodal interfaces that are capable of natural and seamless interaction with and among individual human users. At each stage in the process, machine learning has a crucial role […]

E4 – Extended Enterprise management in Enlarged Europe

The ambition of E4 STREP is to be the catalyst of current and past RandD multi-disciplinary efforts (organisational, managerial, psychological, socio-economical, technical) to finally apply c-business and extended product paradigms to enlarged EU SMEs, irrespective of the sector they belong to and of their geographical location.The method followed will be a holistic multi-dimensional collaborative approach […]

SWING – Semantic Web Services Interoperability for Geospatial Decision Making

Today, a number of non-semantic web services are available within the geospatial domain. The scarcity of semantic annotation and the lack of a supportive environment for discovery and retrieval make it difficult to employ such services to solve a specific task in geospatial decision making. SWING aims at deploying Semantic Web Service (SWS) technology in […]

TAO – Transitioning Applications to Ontologies

TAO is about how existing ‘legacy’ applications can migrate to open, semantics-based Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). We will create an open source infrastructure to aid transitioning of legacy applications to SOA, via ontologies and refactoring into SWS. This will enable a much larger group of companies to exploit semantics without having to re-implement their applications. The […]

NeOn – Lifecycle Support for Networked Ontologies

NeOn is a 14.7 million Euros project involving 14 European partners and co-funded by the European Commission’s Sixth Framework Programme under grant number IST-2005-027595. NeOn started in March 2006 and has a duration of 4 years. Our aim is to advance the state of the art in using ontologies for large-scale semantic applications in the […]

IMAGINATION – Image-based Navigation in Multimedia Archives

The main objective of IMAGINATION is to bring digital cultural and scientific resources closer to their users, by making user interaction image-based and context-aware. Our aim is to enable image-based navigation for digital cultural and scientific resources. Our vision is a system where users receive meaningful contextual information about images and image parts, which makes […]

SMART – Statistical Multilingual Analysis for Retrieval and Translation

More than half of the EU citizens are not able to hold a conversation in a language other than their mother tongue, let alone to conduct a negotiation, or interpret a law. In a time of wide availability of communication technologies, language barriers are a serious bottleneck to European integration and to economic and cultural […]

Boost-It, Set-up of a Collaborative Permanent Network for Boosting

Most of incubated SMEs struggle to become a solid reality; they’re compelled to face a strong competitive environment with few resources. Though, they’re readiness for change, the close links to the incubator organization and its networks, the nearness of other incubated and complementary SMEs, and the frequent proximity to knowledge and technology poles, may be […]

COIN – COllaboration and INteroperability for networked enterprises

“By 2020 enterprise collaboration and interoperability services will become an invisible, pervasive and self-adaptive knowledge and business utility at disposal of the European networked enterprises from any industrial sector and domain in order to rapidly set-up, efficiently manage and effectively operate different forms of business collaborations, from the most traditional supply chains to the most […]

EURIDICE – European Inter-Disciplinary Research on Intelligent Cargo for Efficient, Safe and Environment-friendly Logistics

Euridice is an Integrated Project funded by EU’s Seventh Framework Programme ICT for Transport Area. The basic concept of Euridice is to build an information services platform centred on the individual cargo item and on its interaction with the surrounding environment and the user. The EURIDICE project has the following main objectives: Supporting the interaction […]

ACTIVE – Enabling the Knowledge Powered Enterprise

ACTIVE aims to increase the productivity of knowledge workers in a pro-active, replica jaeger-lecoultre watches contextualised, yet easy and unobtrusive way. The aim is to convert tacit and unshared knowledge – the “hidden intelligence” of enterprises – into transferable, interoperable and actionable knowledge to support seamless collaboration and to enable problem solving. A key aspect […]

PASCAL2 – Pattern Analysis, Statistical Modelling and Computational Learning 2

The PASCAL Network of Excellence has created a distributed institute pioneering principled methods of pattern analysis, statistical modeling, and computational learning as core enabling technologies for multimodal interfaces that are capable of natural and seamless interaction with and among individual human users.replica panerai watches  The resulting expertise has been applied to problems relevant to both […]

WS DEBATE – Stimulating Policy Debate on Women and Science Issues in Central Europe

Major overall objective of the WS DEBATE project is the stimulation of policy and public debate on the situation and perspectives of women in science, in order to bridge the gap between policy developments and public understanding of the related issues, and to raise gender awareness among policy makers, scientists, as well as among the […]

SEKT – Semantically-Enabled Knowledge Technologies

The EU IST integrated project Semantic Knowledge Technologies (SEKT) developed and exploited semantic knowledge technologies. Core to the SEKT project has been the creation of synergies by combining the three core research areas ontology management, machine learning and natural language processing. Progress in the development of the Information Society has seen a truly revolutionary decade, […]

CEC-WYS – Central European Centre for Women and Youth in Science

The objective of CEC-WYS is to empower women and young scientists in Central Europe and to contribute to achieving gender equality in R&D. Working within this broad objectives framework, CEC-WYS aims to achieve the following: by making actions to mobilise and network women scientists, we aim to increase their visibility and participation in national, European […]

IST – World

The objective of the project is to set up and populate an information portal with innovative functionalities that helps to promote RTD competencies in IST in the NMS and ACC and facilitate and foster the involvement of different research entities in joint RTD activities. The portal will contain information about RTD actors on the local, […]

Tool-East – Open Source Enterprise Resource Planning and Order Management System for Eastern European Tool and Die Making Workshops

In order to secure their long term success, tool and die making enterprises have to set the course for innovative business strategies early in time. One essential strategy of the future is participation in dynamic business networks. Two major objectives of this strategy are coordination of intra-enterprise order processing and bringing of core capabilities into […]