Category Archives: SlideWiki

SlideWiki wins the creative innovation project award 2014 for OpenCourseWare excellence

Just a couple of days ago, a paper about SlideWiki was presented at OCW Consortium Global Conference 2014 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The paper was addressing “Crowd-sourcing (semantically) Structured Multilingual Educational Content (CoSMEC)”. In the presentation, Darya Tarasowa gave a detailed … Continue reading

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Webinar recording on crowdsourced OpenCourseWare authoring with SlideWiki available

On Jan 21, 2014 at 15:00 CET we were hosting a webinar on crowdsourced, multilingual OpenCourseWare authoring with is a platform for OpenCourseWare authoring and publishing. Similar as Wikipedia allows the collaborative authoring of encyclopedic texts, GitHub of … Continue reading

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SlideWiki is now Open Source

We are pleased to announce that we have just released the source code under the permissive Apache open-source license. It is now available for download from the AKSW Github repository at: The SlideWiki database dumps are also available … Continue reading

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SlideWiki at CSEDU2013 Conference

CSEDU 2013, the International Conference on Computer Supported Education was taking place in Aachen, Germany this year. The conference was addressing different e-learning themes such as Information Technologies Supporting Learning, Learning/Teaching Methodologies and Assessment, Ubiquitous Learning, Social Context and Learning … Continue reading

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SlideWiki webinar recording available on YouTube

We were giving a Webinar on SlideWiki in the course of Open Education Week on Friday. The video recording is now available on YouTube. The webinar comprises a walk-through SlideWiki’s features.

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SlideWiki webinar tutorial during Open Education Week (March 15, 15:00 GMT)

We will perform a Webinar introducing SlideWiki and its features in the course of Open Education Week on March 15 at 15:00 GMT. While many Learning Content Management Systems are available, the collaborative, community-based creation of rich e-learning content is … Continue reading

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Call for OpenCourseWare to be published at

We are looking for additional lecture notes (i.e. slide series) for publication on SlideWiki. We will support the import and enrichment of the courseware in SlideWiki. Original authors will be attributed prominently. A requirement is licensing of the content as … Continue reading

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Paper about SlideWiki accepted at CSEDU Conference 2013

Our paper CrowdLearn: Crowd-sourcing the Creation of Highly-structured E-Learning Content (by Darya Tarasowa, Ali Khalili, Sören Auer, Jörg Unbehauen) was accepted as a full paper at the 5th International Conference on Computer Supported Education (CSEDU2013). The conference takes place May … Continue reading

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Video presentation about the concepts behind SlideWiki

Darya was presenting our paper SlideWiki: Elicitation and Sharing of Corporate Knowledge using Presentations at EKAW. Here is the video of her presentation: The deck Darya shows in the video is available here:

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First Public Beta of

On the AKSW blog we occasionally announce pre-views of tools we develop and release widely later on. Now, we are excited to grant you a peek on our crowd-sourcing collaboration platform for educational content. Slidewiki is for educational content … Continue reading

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