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ENACT strikes again @ La Repubblica – Italian National Press

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

The ENACT Project was published again on the first page of the National Italian Newspaper “La Repubblica”. The article reports the success of the ENACT Game Exhibition and Presentation at the Online Educa Berlin (OEB) Conference held in Berlin between the 2nd and the 4th of December. The article says The Project, coordinated by Dr. Davide Marocco, focused on realising new artificially intelligent systems and learning technologies, creating an innovative type of avatar able to interact with people, in order to improve their negotiation ability and communication skills.   Full...

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ENACT @ OEB – Exhibition and Presentation of the ENACT Game

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

The ENACT project has been presented at the Online Educa Berlin (OEB), the largest global conference on technology for education that was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Berlin, on December 2-4, 2015. Every year, OEB gathers over 2300 participants from 100 countries to discuss the future of learning. The Project results were illustrated by dr. Davide Marocco, from the University of Plymouth. The presentation has been held last Thursday, December 3 from 4:15 to 5:30 pm. Other than that, ENACT was showcased throughout the whole duration of the conference. The conference showcase area...

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ENACT @ La Repubblica – Italian national press

Posted by on Nov 25, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

On 24th November 2015, ENACT was published on a national Italian newspaper, La Repubblica. The article also says: Based on an innovative online game useful to improve negotiation skills in students, professionals and athletes, the ENACT platform was selected by the European Institute for education, as the most valid research education project funded by EU. Full article here    ...

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ENACT Trials – @ Fondazione Mondo Digitale

Posted by on Nov 25, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Fondazione Mondo Digitale started on November 10th the trialling of the new version of the ENACT game at the high school Marconi in Catania (http://www.itimarconi.ct.it/doceboCms/). Around 100 students, coordinated by the school teacher Vincenzina Pastore, participated in the assessment of the new version of the software challenging their negotiation skills in the role-play on-line game and contributing to the further development of the ENACT Tool to be presented in December at the Educa Berlin...

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ENACT Trials – New ENACT Platform is being tested

Posted by on Oct 29, 2015 in Events | 0 comments

Plymouth University just started the first day of the brand new version of the ENACT game platform trialling on the 29th October 2015. The tests will be conducted by all the project partners during the month of October and November and will include schools, managers, professionals, university students and so on. The definitive assessment version of the software developed in collaboration with Aidvanced, Naples University, Plymouth University and Fundetec has much improved since its beta version, and we expect to see this as a result of the comparison between the data that we will collect in...

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