Articles with the tag 'Ghent'

TinkerTouch brings Johan Daisne Johan back to life

Written by iMinds on Wednesday 17 October 2012

For the exhibition 'Johan Daisne 100' iMinds spin-off TinkerTouch made an interactive presentation. On multi-touch screens, visitors can browse through life and work of writer Johan Daisne and its relation to Ghent, film and the city library. Read more...

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Ghent should focus more on media literacy

Written by iMinds on Thursday 21 June 2012

Inhabitants of Ghent have increased access to the internet. This is shown in two studies that were conducted this spring by MIDIS and Future Legends. The results show that the debate around the digital gap must increasingly focus on the development of media literacy and internet skills. Read more...

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On TRACK with the mobile app

Written by iMinds on Saturday 12 May 2012

In cooperation with "In the pocket”, IBBT has developed a mobile app for TRACK, the art event in Ghent. The app will be ‘on TRACK’ till September 16. Read more...

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Register now for the second edition of Apps For Ghent!

Written by iMinds on Thursday 15 March 2012

Are you a programmer or designer? A hacker in heart and soul? Good news! On March 24th, the city of Ghent has organized the second edition of Apps For Ghent, in collaboration with IBBT-Multimedia Lab and OKFNbe. Read more...

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Gent M#10 Artistic – Vooruit

Written by iMinds on Thursday 09 June 2011

Next Tuesday is already the last Gent M of this series. Last but not least! Read more...

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For several years the University of Ghent is working on a science communication policy. Within the cell Science Communication all sorts of initiatives are set up to make people enthusiastic for science and technological innovation. Recently, the project 'Diversiteit in de Kinderuniversiteit' was approved. Read more...

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Science and fun at Future Internet Conference Week

Written by iMinds on Wednesday 15 December 2010

Future Internet Conference Week  is a European conference, attracting a broad range of visitors. We offered a listening ear to some of these visitors, inquiring after their motivation for attending the conference and asking for their first impressions. Read more...

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UGent books now available in Europeana!

Written by iMinds on Tuesday 28 September 2010

From now on more than 300 000 books of the Ghent University Library are available at Euopeana, Europe’s cultural heritage. In 2007 the library partnered with Google Books and started working to digitize more than 300,000 books from its out-of-copyright collection. Read more...

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Ghent is looking for partners for the Digital Week 2009

Written by admin on Thursday 20 November 2008

In 2009 the city of Ghent will participate in the Digital Week for the 4th time. From Saturday, March 28 until Friday, April 3, 2009 the Ghent city council, the city services, and external partners, including IBBT will organize various free activities at different locations in Ghent. This Digital Week aims to awaken an interest in the capabilities of ICT applications in a wide audience. The target group of the Digital Week is very diverse: seniors, youth, families with low incomes, city staff, scholars, people with disabilities, ... Read more...

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Exhibition: de Krook - a new beacon for Ghent

Written by admin on Wednesday 12 November 2008

On November 5th 2008, the exhibition "De Krook: a new beacon for Ghent" opened in the public library in the Zuid city quarter. Read more...

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