X5GON

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

Artificial Intelligence and Open Educational Resources

Workshop

Workshop on Sustainability of Open Educational Resources

This international workshop is part of the 4th X5GON meeting and will focus on sustainability solutions for OER technologies

Workshop

Workshop on Technologies for Open Educational Resources

This international workshop is part of the 3rd X5GON meeting - an EU funded project on Media Convergence, under H2020 Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies

Workshop

2nd X5GON project meeting

Second X5GON meeting - EU funded project on Media Convergence, under H2020 Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies - Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

Congress

2nd UNESO World Open Educational Resources (OER) Congress

OER for Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education: From Commitment to Action

Case Study

Osnabruck University platform: virtUOS

virtUOS is developing open-source automated lecture recording solutions as part of the Opencast community

Case Study

Universitat Politecnica de Valencia platform: PoliMedia

UPVx was created as the MOOC platform of UPV, with the aim of being a global platform with 20.000 video learning objects with Polimedia

Case Study

Knowledge 4 All Foundation platform: VideoLectures.Net

United Nations awarded platform with portfolio of 1081 events, 15210 authors, 20777 lectures, 23957 videos

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March 10, 2019
News

Artificial Intelligence and frontier technologies for OER

X5GON is contributing to the upcoming report on the use of AI and frontier technologies for OER, together with UNESCO’s Communication and Information Sector. The report is an initial scoping study trying to understand how similar technologies to X5GON can be suited to further the development and expansion of OER in achieving United Nations SDG 4.

March 10, 2019
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Workshop at Mobile Learning Week at UNESCO

We presented the project to an international audience at this year’s Mobile Learning Week at UNESCO. For this purpose we organised a workshop titled Using AI and OER data – convergence among OER platforms offers unprecedented opportunities. The presentation was met with enthusiastic feedback and the basic structure of the platform we developed seems to appeal institutions to make sense of their OER materials and create organic growth outside their repositories.

February 9, 2019
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Media Convergence and Social Media Concertation meeting

We attended the Concertation meeting in Brussels, with the objective to bring together projects to discuss and share, to learn from each other and to find synergies and possibilities for future collaborations. This Concertation meeting is a follow up of the one of previous year’s , and this time we were extremely happy to meet and welcome also new participants form recently launched projects.