- How can we use new technologies to improve language skills in Switzerland?
- How can we optimise and strengthen communication between language communities?
- How can we minimize possible negative effects of new technologies in this area?
Looking forward to a really interesting conference & hackathon starting tomorrow, with GREAT support from the Forum Helveticum so far! Check out all the challenges:
If you’re wondering what’s with the funky green one at the bottom right, wonder no more:
Thanks to Christine Matthey and colleagues at Forum Helveticum, and Nikki Böhler at Opendata.ch, for a seriously fun hackathon with an unusually diverse and engaged crowd! Check out all ten projects and discuter sin il medem nivel cun insatgi (discuss them eye-to-eye, via pledarigrond.ch)
In addition to helping with the organization, introducing “open resources / open results” during the starting ceremony, and running a brief lunchtime workshop on open data publication, I worked with the team responding to challenge #5. Read more here:
Further impressions via #plurilinguism …
RTR (Radiotelevisiun Svizra Rumantscha) has posted a review of the hackathon … in Rumansh, of course!