The Slovenia Times published an article about the ''Free Speech in the 21st Century'' conference and called it ''this year''s most significant international virtual conference on freedom of expression. The article reads: The event was one of the largest virtual scholarly meetings so far this year, featured 52 speakers and 130 attendees. "It was a unique round-the-clock and round-the-globe event. During Asia''s daytime, Asian and Australian speakers presented, when it was daytime in Europe and the Americas, scholars from Europe, Africa, the US and Canada presented," Jurij Toplak said.Read more
We successfully completed the ''Free Speech in the 21st Century'' global conference, which we held on July 3-4, 2020. It featured 52 presenters and discussants from 28 countries.Read more
“During COVID-19, we were forced to digitize a certain part of life. This showed the important role of modern technologies and information technology knowledge, and thus increased the need for digital transformation and experts in this field. The panel will present the advantages and disadvantages of digital technologies revealed by the COVID19 crisis, what needs to be done, what needs to be improved, what are the new opportunities and realities in the field of technologies, explains dr. Matej Mertik, Study dean of the Web and Information Technology Program.Read more
In accordance with the Ordinance on the temporary general prohibition of movement and public gathering in public places and areas in the Republic of Slovenia, all study obligations at Alma Mater are continued with distance learning (online) till further notice.
Erasmus Student Network (ESN) has conducted a research on experiences of students and trainees across Europe regarding the impact of COVID-19 on their mobility experience, in which 21.930 international students and trainees in Europe provided information about their experiences. The report aims to support policy-makers to make decisions and alter communication in order to answer the major challenges students face during their exchange in foreign countries.Read more