INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

   DIGITAL MEDIA FOR COLLABORATIVE LEARNING AND PLAYING


DATE:          24th of May 2002

LOCATION:      Schloss Birlinghoven, Sankt Augustin, Germany

ORGANIZERS:   Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology
              (FhG-FIT),
              The Collaborative Research Center 'Media and 
              Cultural Communication' (DFG-SFB),
              Internationale Institute for Sozio-Informatics (IISI)

WWW-SITE:
http://www.fit.fraunhofer.de/veranstaltungen/medieninformatik.php3


PROGRAMME
13:00 - 15:00   Chair: Matthias Jarke (Fraunhofer FIT)

Opening Address
Hartmut Krebs (Undersecretary of the State Ministery for Schools, 
Science and Research, North Rhine Westfalia)

Beyond Knowledge Management: Sharing Expertise
Mark Ackerman (University of Michigan)

Social Capital: A New Perspective on Knowlege Management
Marleen Huysman (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

Break

15:30 - 17:00   Chair: Ralf Klamma (DFG-SFB)

Working and Learning in a Cooperative Community: The Collaborative
Research Center 'Media and Cultural Communication'
Wilhelm Vo▀kamp (University of Collogne)

Lifelong Kindergarden: Constructionist Approaches to Stimulate Learning
Robbin Chapman; Mitchel Resnick (MIT MediaLab)

Break

17:15 - 19:00   Chair: Volker Wulf (IISI)

Making Learning a Part of Life - Beyond the "Gift Wrapping" Approach of
Technology
Gerhard Fischer (University of Colorado)

Narrative Toys: Combining Technology and Arts
Asa Harvard (interactive studio, Malmo)

19:00 - 22:00 Reception in Birlinghoven Castle


REGISTRATION
http://www.fit.fraunhofer.de/veranstaltungen/medieninformatik.php3#anmeldung

FEES FOR REGISTRATION: 150 Euro