Monday, April 29, 2013

Latest issue of the J of Agricultura Informatics: ICT & E-learning: the case of Organic Agriculture

From our daily mail (by the way please consider to submit developments supported by GI/GIS/SDI):
"We inform you that the latest issue of the Journal of Agricultural
Informatics ( as a Special Issue has been

The Special Issue - Vol 4, No 1 (2013):
Topic: ICT & E-learning: the case of Organic Agriculture
Co-Editors: Professor Alexander B. Sideridis & Dr. Elias Pimenidis

The journal is backed by an international editorial board and the Hungarian
Association of Agricultural Informatics (HAAI). It publishes 2-4 issues per
year. We hope the articles find your interest and are looking forward to
receiving your suggestions, and publication interests.

Journal articles of Vol 4, No 1 (2013)

The issue of Vol. 4. No 1. (2013) in PDF.


Bernard Dumont:
Co-operation between Europe and some Southern and Eastern Mediterranean
Countries on the use of ICT in Education: constrains and opportunities
learnt from several European projects

Constantina Costopoulou, Maria Ntaliani, Alexander Sideridis:
Driving Web 2.0 Tool Adoption in Agricultural Education

George Papadopoulos, Iro Voulgari:
Design, Implementation and Assessment of Videoconferencing Sessions in Earth
and Life Sciences: The Case of the Agricultural University of Athens

Maria Ntaliani, Constantina Costopoulou:
Adopting E-training and Living Labs for Collaborative Learning for Rural
Public Agencies

Thomas Zschocke, Jan Beniest,  Aissétou Dramé Yayé, Sebastian Chakeredza:
Readiness to use e-learning for agricultural higher education in Sub-Saharan
Africa. Results from a survey of faculty members

László Radics, Péter Pusztai, László Csambalik, Zita Szalai, Andrea
Organic Edunet – Call for a Worldwide Platform in Organic Agriculture

Best regards,

Kálmán Rajkai
(Chair of the Editorial Board)
Miklós Herdon
(President of HAAI)
Call for Papers

Agrárinformatika Folyóirat / Journal of Agricultural Informatics "

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Disaster Management Conference and Workshop building network for the Visegrad Countries

Building V4 Network 
Researching Spatial and Social Aspects of Disaster Management
22-23 May 2013 in Budapest
Call for Presenters 

Mr. JUHÁSZ, Géza Péter, President of the Society of Cascadoss Hungary formulated the following Call for distribution:
The "Conference and Workshop for Building V4 Network Researching Spatial and Social Aspects of Disaster Management"  takes place on 22-23 May 2013 in Budapest. ( On the first day, 22 May presenters from Visegrád countries will report about natural disasters of various length, analysing the reasons for and the effects of damage, next to elaborating possibilities for handling – possibly forecasting – disasters, as well as their wider effects upon society. Floods, inundations, droughts and deflation are being considered with a particular emphasis upon geoinformatics, including the possibilities and applicability of distant detection. Conference languages are English and Hungarian.
We are still waiting for new presentations.
Please register here and mail your draft presentation (500 characters at least) to no later than 29 April:"

HUNAGI ask its partners in the V4 Countries and beyond the region to disseminate this information as widely as possible among the potential interested institutions and experts.

HUNAGI at the European Data Forum in Dublin

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HUNAGI Conference attracted SMEs, academia and governmental sectors as well.