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SIVECO Romania main sponsor of the The Virtual Learning National Conference

Friday, October 28, 2005

On Friday, 28th of October, in Simion Stoilow amphitheatre of Mathematics and Computer Science Faculty, within the University of Bucharest, took place the opening event of the third edition of the The Virtual Learning National Conference - CNIV 2005.

The Conference had 4 sections:

A  (Research, development) - eLearning technologies and Virtual Reality - Implementation and applications.

B  (Projects and applications) - Educational Software for academic learning.

C  (Projects and applications) - Educational Software for elementary learning.

D  (Strategies, Objectives, Quality) - Training and Educational Management.

The work papers are published on the Conference website: http://fmi.unibuc.ro/ro/cniv_2005/.

During the Conference time (October 28-30th), in the hall of Mathematics and Computer Science Faculty will take place also an exhibition: "EDUCATIONAL SOFTWARE 2005" Exhibition.

The exhibitors are educational software creators from the academic and private environment.

This year in the Conference registered 175 teachers and students with 105 work papers and 116 participants without preliminary work.
Simultaneously will take place an educational software competition.

The awards are:

  • "University of Bucharest " Excellency award - 1000 RON (10 million ROL)
  • " University of Bucharest " Special award - 1000 RON (10 million ROL)
  • " Mathematics and Computer Science Faculty " Excellency Award - 1000 RON (10 million ROL)
  • " Mathematics and Computer Science Faculty " Special Award - 1000 RON (10 million ROL) - reserved
  • "2006 CNSE  - ARRE" Special Award– free participation for 3 persons (pupils, students, teachers) in the 2006 National Conference of Educational Software (CNSE) organized by ARRE (Romanian Association of Educational Resources); 2 days, all inclusive in Poiana Brasov -  http://www.arre.ro/http://www.cnse.ro/  
  • "INFOMEDIA PRO" Participation Award - 3 prizes with educational software for elementary school 4 CD-package (offered to the participants with the “institutor” title)

SIVECO Romania will offer the following awards:

  • Special Award " SIVECO Virtual Centre of Excellency " –with the participation of an author to EDUCA Berlin-Germany
  • SIVECO Romania Creativity Award– a Laptop
  • Special award " COMENIUS European project Hands on Science", http://www.hsci.info/ - a digital camera (for a pupil with a work paper referring to a virtual experiment/ the explanation of a scientific phenomenon)
  • SIVECO Popularity Award - 6 Memory Sticks

The organizers of the Conference consider that the extent and prestige of the event will lead to its internationalization beginning with its fourth edition.