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The DAISSy group was founded in 2001 by highly skilled and motivated researchers pursuing research, innovation and adoption of the broader Ambient Intelligence vision. Currently the group consists of two branches, both based in Patras, Greece
International Conference on "Digital challenges for museum experts"
The main purpose of the event is to provide a forum of museum professionals, scholars and ICT initiatives to meet and exchange experiences, ideas and plans in the wide area of Culture & Technology. The eCult Skills project is finalizing its route in the investigation of new and emerging jobs and creation of national profiles through comparison in international level

The DAISSy Group

The DAISSy group was founded in 2001 by highly skilled and motivated researchers pursuing research, innovation and adoption of the broader Ambient Intelligence vision. Currently the group consists of two branches, both based in Patra

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Since its establishment, the DAISSy group has participated in more than 60 national and European projects, in various frameworks (i.e. FP5, FP6, FP7, Lifelong Learning, Erasmus+, etc.), amassing a total funding of more than 2,5 MEuro.

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Πανελλήνιο και Διεθνές Συνέδριο «Εκπαιδευτικοί & Εκπαίδευση STE(A)M» STE(A)M educators & education

Πάτρα και (ή μόνο) Διαδικτυακά, 07-09 Μαΐου 2021 Το Περιφερειακό Κέντρο Εκπαιδευτικού Σχεδιασμού Δυτικής Ελλάδας (ΠΕ.Κ.Ε.Σ. Δ.Ε.), το Ινστιτούτο Τεχνολογίας Υπολογιστών και Εκδόσεων “Διόφαντος” (Ι.Τ.Υ.Ε.) και το Ελληνικό Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο (Ε.Α.Π.) συνδιοργανώνουν Πανελλήνιο και Διεθνές Συνέδριο με θέμα: «Εκπαιδευτικοί & Εκπαίδευση STE(A)M – STE(A)M educators & education». Το συνέδριο φιλοδοξεί να αποτελέσει βήμα ακαδημαϊκού […]


Empowering older people for a digital world through intergenerational and peer learning

Date: 10 February 10:00 – 12:45 CET Location:  Online Organizers:  ALL DIGITAL and ICTSkills4All Project Consortium Target audience:  educators and trainers working with elderly people, carers, managers of digital competence centres, policy makers About the ICTSkills4ALL project ICTskills4All is coordinated by the University of Porto and involves a total of 5 partners from 5 countries (Portugal, Poland, Latvia, UK, and […]


RE-EDUCO – Rethinking educational competences – 1st virtual meeting

On November 16th, the first virtual meeting of the ReEDUCO “Rethinking Education Competencies” project, co-financed by the Erasmus + program of the European Commission, took place online. The international consortium is composed by Link Campus University, Italian Digital Revolution (Italy), Hellenic Open University (Greece), Omnia (Finland), Cyprus Computer Society (Cyprus) and Insomnia consulting (Spain). The […]


Δύο νέα προφίλ ρόλων εργασίας στον τομέα των Βιβλιοθηκών από το έργο BIBLIO!

Βάσει των αποτελεσμάτων των μέχρι σήμερα ερευνητικών δραστηριοτήτων στο έργο BIBLIO, οι φορείς-εταίροι έχουν εντοπίσει τα ακόλουθα  προφίλ ρόλων εργασίας που θα αποτελέσουν τη βάση για το εκπαιδευτικό πρόγραμμα:  Υπεύθυνος-η Επικοινωνίας και Συμμετοχικότητας της Κοινότητας / Community Engagement and Communication (CECO) – link  Διαμεσολαβητής-τρια Ψηφιακού Μετασχηματισμού /Digital Transformation Facilitator (DIGY) – link 33 εμπειρογνώμονες από […]


ESSA kick off Meeting

On the 2nd of December 2020, the Hellenic Open University and in particular, the DAISSy research Group, participated in the virtual kick-off meeting of the ESSA project. The European Software Skills Alliance (ESSA), an alliance of 26 software sector partners, brings together key industry and education stakeholders from across the domain. Following the European Commission’s […]

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Διαδικτυακή Ημερίδα: Το Πλαίσιο Ικανοτήτων Εκπαιδευτικών Για Εκπαίδευση STE(A)M

Παρασκευή 4 Δεκεμβρίου – Ώρα: 17:00 – 19:00 Η Ερευνητική Ομάδα DAISSy του ΕΑΠ, σε συνεργασία με το ΙΤΥΕ «Διόφαντος» και το ΠΕΚΕΣ Δυτ. Ελλάδας, διοργανώνει διαδικτυακή ημερίδα με θέμα “Το πλαίσιο ανάπτυξης Ικανοτήτων των Εκπαιδευτικών για Εκπαίδευση STE(A)M”. Το συντονισμό της Ημερίδας έχουν οι Δρ. Σπυρίδων Παπαδάκης, Οργανωτικός Συντονιστής ΠΕΚΕΣ Δυτικής Ελλάδας και Δρ. […]


Online event “The DELTA project and the digital skills in Culture and Archeology”

The DAISSy research group of the Hellenic Open University invites you to the first Greek online event, as coordinator within the DELTA project! The event will be organized and delivered online in Thursday 10th December 2020 from 18:00 to 20:00, through the MS Teams platform. The Department of History and Archeology of the National and […]


DAISSy-HOU links BIBLIO with EUHeritage EU project!

DAISSy Research Group of the Hellenic Open University (#DAISSy #HOU), the Greek project partner, links BIBLIO (#digitalskills , @DigitalBiblio) with “EUHeritage” EU project currently undergoing (601073-EPP-1-2018-1-IT-EPPKA2-SSA). More precisely, the EUHeritage project (Skills for promotion, valorization, exploitation, mediation and interpretation of European Cultural Heritage) aims to contribute to innovative and cross-disciplinary approaches, so as to create a new transnational […]



Our project  STEAMonEdu – “Competence development of STE(A)M educators through online tools and communities”  aims to increase the adoption and impact of STE(A)M education by investing in the professional development of educators and in establishing a community of stakeholders. To this end, the project drafted a Competence Framework for STE(A)M Educators, which summarizes the set of competences needed […]


XENIA consortium launches a message against Gender-Based Violence (GBV)

XENIA international consortium commemorates two days dedicated to the fight against gender-based violence worldwide. Annually November celebrates the TDoR – Transgender Day of Remembrance on day 20th to memorialize transgender people who have been murdered and the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25th. Are these two days united by a […]


Presentation on the STEAMonEdu project at this year’s International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI2020)

On 9th and 10th of November, at the International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (ICERI2020), Achilles Kameas and Natalia Spyropoulou, members of the STEAMonEdu project team of Computer Technology Institute and Press “Diophantus” (CTI), presented online two scientific papers based on the results of the STEAMonEdu project.     The first paper, entitled “Professional […]