Förderverein Informationstechnik und Gesellschaft

Netd@ys Europe 99

CORDIS RTD-NEWS/ European Communities, 1999.

Record Control Number: 13834

Date: 1999-10-27

Category: Event

General Information:

Netd@ys Europe 99 is an initiative of the European Commission designed to raise awareness of and share experiences in the use of new media for knowledge and discovery. Kicking off on 12 November 1999 in Helsinki, Finland, the event will run until 21 November, and will be broadcast continually on the Internet.

Netd@ys Europe was launched in 1997 and has become the world's largest initiative to promote the effective use of interactive media in learning and teaching. More than 5,000 projects and events among 35,000 participating organisations took part in the 1998 event.

Participants include schools, museums, youth and cultural centres, vocational training centres, cultural organisations and children's hospitals.

Data Source Provider: European Commission, Education and Culture Directorate-General

Document Reference: Event announcement.

Subject Index Codes: Information Processing, Information Systems

Contact Person:

For further information please contact:

European Commission
Education and Culture Directorate-General
Mr Alain Dumort
New Technologies sector
Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 200 (B-7)
B-1049 Brussels
Fax +32-2-2966297