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A Press Release was issued by the I-SENSE Group of ICCS and distributed in various Greek media contacts about the organisation of the PLUGGY Final Conference-a two-day interactive event entitled “Europeans to become online heritage curators” that was held on November 20, 2019, at INNOVATHENS powered by Samsung, the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hub of Technopolis City of Athens. The event was also live streamed across Europe.

A Press Release was issued and distributed in various Greek media to announce the PLUGGY Final Conference

The European project PLUGGY is coordinated by the Institute of Communication and Computer System (ICCS) and consists of an interdisciplinary consortium of 9 partners from 5 countries. Partners have worked together under the same vision to encourage citizens to contribute effectively and directly to the promotion and preservation of local cultural heritage.

The Press Release is available in Greek.

InnovAthens 132Nikos Frangakis, I-SENSE Group Researcher, gave an interesting interview on 22 November July 2019 in netweek.gr and the journalist Yannis Rizopoulos about the PLUGGY project and the innovations bringing in the area of Cultural Heritage. PLUGGY is Europe's first social networking platform for cultural heritage, which gives voice to the citizens across Europe, enables them to safeguard and enrich the European cultural heritage landscape.

The interview is available here in Greek language.

Nikos Frangakis, I-SENSE Group Researcher, presented PLUGGY Social Media Platform for the preservation and promotion of Cultural Heritage in the radio station of the Municipality of Athens, Athina 98.4fm, and the journalist Aris Tolios.

The PLUGGY Coordinator and I-SENSE Group Director Dr. Angelos Amditis had the pleasure of presenting the 6th episode of the European Commission's online series, Eumemes, in OpenTV and the TV show of the journalist Fei Mavragani. The episode is dedicated to the European Cultural Heritage.

Fotolia 111065302 Subscription Monthly XXLDr. Angelos Amditis, I-SENSE Group Director, and Nikos Frangakis, Researcher at our team, gave an interview on 8 November 2019 at the City portal AthensVoice and the journalist Manos Nomikos about PLUGGY Social Media Platform for Cultural Heritage.

The interview is available here in the Greek language. 

The PLUGGY EU project was presented by our Director Dr. Angelos Amditis in Skai Radio Station, 100,3 fm, one of the most-listened-to Radio Stations in Greece.

The interview was given to the journalists Elena Papadimitriou and Stavros Ioannidis on 3 November 2019.

Listen to the interview and learn more about PLUGGY tools and innovations.

A Press Release was issued and distributed in various Greek media contacts to announce the start of the EU-funded innovation action Cyber-MAR.

Cyber-MAR is coordinated by the Institute of Communication and Computer System (ICCS) and aims to fully unlock the value of using cyber range in the maritime logistics supply chain via the development of an innovative simulation environment adapting in the peculiarities of the maritime sector, but being at the same time easily applicable in other transport subsectors.

The Press Release is available in Greek

A Press Release was issued to announce the launch of WeObserve's first online course, Citizen ScienceProjects: How to make a difference. The course starts on 18 November 2019 and will run for four-weeks. It is open to anyone and is free to participate. The course is now open for registrationThe course is now open for registrationon the FutureLearn platform here.

The press release is available in both Greek and English.

PIC PLUGGYAn interesting interview about PLUGGY EU project was hosted by the the tv show "Kalo Mesimeri" in Kriti TV.