News

February 2011

A new paper about e-VITA experience has been accepted for publication in a conference (http://www.ru.lv/index.php?lang=en&p=4&p2=409)  and
magazine (ISSN 1691-5887).

 

29 November 2010
'Creative Learning with Serious Games': from the 'Fun & Games 2010' workshop to a special issue on the International Journal of Emerging Technologies in Learning (iJET): click here!

 

 

15 October 2010
e-VITA has been promoted in through an article about the project in the Friday 15th October 2010 edition of the "Vida Económica" weekly newspaper. This article , with the title "Computer Games to raise Cultural Awareness" describes the project's objectives and the partnership responsible for carrying out the activities.

Download the document

 

29 September 2010
At the EC-TEL 2010 conference in Barcelona on 29th September 2010, the workshop Storytelling and Educational Games in the Learning Flow is organized. One of the workshop sections: From Storytelling to Serious Games: Interactive workshop about methods and techniques with Demonstrations from the “e-VITA” project, is dedicated to the analysis of the methodological approaches for the development of Serious Games used for creative learning.

For more information about the workshop visit the web page dedicated to the initiative http://pretoria.uoc.es/wpmu/ectel_ws_games/.

For more information about Fun and Games 2010 visit www.fng2010.org.

 

September 2010
At the Fun & Games 2010 conference on September 2010, the workshop "Creative Learning with Serious Games" will be organised by the e-VITA project.

Further details can be found at http://www.i-maginary.it/fng2010/.

A workshop publication is being organized with selected contributions.

 

20-22 October 2010
At the Italian SieL conference in Milano, 20-22 October 2010 a workshop about the e-VITA project will be organized. For details see www.siel2010.polimi.it under the section "workshops".

 

 

7-9 July 2010
The e-VITA problem-based game about working abroad was awarded with the 3rd prize within the section "Best Professional Game with a Budget over 40,000 Euros" of the competition organized by the LUDUS project during the "Serious Games, Education & Economic Development Conference 2010", held in Ioannina, Greece.

 

7 April 2010
Creative Learning with Serious Games" Workshop organized by imaginary and the e-VITA project at F&G2010!!
A call for papers is now open: submit serious games related papers at the workshop "Creative Learning with Serious Games", which will be held at the Fun&Games 2010 conference, Leuven, Belgium, 15-17.09.10.
Deadline for submission: May 7, 2010
Workshop date: Sept 15th 2010

15 March 2010
e-VITA on Twitter
If you want you can also follw us on our new TWITTER page: https://twitter.com/evita_project


10 February 2010
The Journal of e-Learning and Knowledge Society publishes a new paper about e-VITA project!!!
The paper, written by Hetzner S. e Pannese L. "E-VITA, life simulations in an intergenerational setting" presents an innovative and unique approach via the development of Serious Games to promote knowledge sharing and intergenerational learning starting from Storytelling techniques. Moreover, the paper presents the fist results of this project.
Download and read the paper for free here!


11 January 2010
Tell us about your typical day
e-Vita is collecting information about a typical day of European citizens; give us your point of view: fill out the following questionnaire and send it by mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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10 April 2009
Call for Stories
The E-VITA project is looking for real-life stories about cross-border experiences: the requirement is that the happenings must refer to the time befor the European Union was established. Do you have some interesting episode for us? Do you know someone who would have stories to tell? You can either write us a mail (go to  "upload your story") or to our project Blog.