ICL 2008 Special Track Call for Papers
The 11th International Conference
“Interactive Computer-Aided Learning”
ICL2008 from September 24–26, 2008
in Villach, Austria has again a Special Track
Educational MashUps (EMA)
International Conference ICL
Mashups involve the reuse, or remixing, of works
of art, of content, and/or of data for purposes that
usually were not intended or even imagined by
the original creators.
The term data mashup describes a Web site or
application that combines the data and functionality
of multiple Web sites into an integrated experience.
— Brian Lamb, University of British Columbia
M. Auer (Carinthia Tech
Special track chair
Linmi Tao ( firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tsinghua University Beijing, China
Topics of interest
The goals of this special track are two-fold:
1 presenting novel fundamental techniques applicable
to EMA, and
2 showcasing solutions to EMA applications.
The proceedings will be published
on CD in cooperation with the Kassel
University Press (own ISBN number).
Submission of papers
Extended abstracts should be
submitted using the Electronic
The extended abstract should comprise
up to two pages, informing the
program committee about the aim of
the approach (study, tool) reported,
experiences gained and the form and
result of evaluations conducted.
Manuscripts are solicited to address a wide range of topics in EMA,
including but not limited to the following:
– General framework for EMA
– Open and discoverable educational resources for
reusing and remixing
– Novel technologies and APIs for EMA
– Web site or application that combines the data and
functionality of multiple Web sites into an integrated
experience in education.
– Educational examples of Google Map Mashup and
Yahoo! Pipes interface
Proposals for tutorials and the exhibition
also may be submitted in a short form to:
Types of contributions
– Full Papers: 20 minutes presentation followed by
a panel discussion
– Interactive Demonstrations: 15 minutes demonstration.
– Poster Presentations
Other opportunities to participate:
– Exhibit at the ICL products and developments of e-learning.
The conference will be organized by
the Carinthia Tech Institute in Villach.
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