MTA SZTAKI participated in the development and implementation of the Digital Repository on Water Management whose eLearning part consists of 40 subjects. It contains several thousands of multimedia elements (pictures, videos and animations) and a huge amount of mathematical formulas besides the textual parts of the eLearning training materials of the subjects which makes online learning possible. The training materials comply with the international SCORM standard to support the reusability.
FameLab is the world’s leading science communication competition. It spotlights the science communicators of tomorrow, who can show off their area of expertise in a truly engaging way. Cheltenham Festivals launched the first FameLab in 2005, and in 2007 partnered with British Council to take the model worldwide. Since then more than 9,000 scientists have participated from all around the globe.
The eLearning Department of MTA SZTAKI prepares a stand-alone mobile application named as GUIDE@HAND Hercegkút within the framework of project entitled "Development of highlighted tourism attractions and services" which is available on iOS and platforms in 5 languages. The application includes several guided walks and panorama pictures among other tourist services on village Hercegkút located in the Tokaj wine region.
The eLearning Department of MTA SZTAKI prepared an application optimised for mobile devices for Mobilis Ltd. in order to support career orientation activity within the framework of project entitled "Development of Economical and Social Role of Regional Innovation and Technology Centre of Automotive Industry on the Basis of the Széchenyi István University". The application can be found under name of
"6ásos mérnök" in the application stores (Google Play és Apple App Store).
The aim of the project is to extend the information services provided by the Municipality of Törökbálint Township. The mobile contents follow the updates of the database of the Web page of the town thanks to the data synchronisation. Introduction to the sights of the town, interactive map that can be downloaded in advance and thematic festival and event recommenders belong to the basic functionalities of the application.
MTA SZTAKI prepares a complex training material in water management as a subcontractor of domestic TAMOP project “Academic cooperation for the water sector”. The training material covers 20 subjects and contains several thousands of multimedia elements (pictures, videos and animations) and a huge amount of mathematical formulas. It complies with the international standard SCORM and consequently, open source standard Learning Management Systems (LMSs) such as ILIAS and Moodle can load and display it.
The Budapest Museum of Fine Arts and the Hungarian National Gallery opened an exhibition of 25 international masterpieces from their collections on large outdoor digital displays in the centre of Madrid. The exhibition dubbed "Art on the Street from Budapest", featuring works by the likes of El Greco, Leonardo, Raphael and Munkacsy, will be on show near the Prado Museum until August 9.
The show is meant to draw attention to the rich collection of internationally important works in the two Budapest museums that merged two years ago.
The Official App of the Budapest Zoo featuring map, visitor information, animals and today’s activities and programmes. Dozens of animal species are described in detail with photos.
* Explore a graphical map of the Zoo.
* Use GPS tracking to find your way around the Zoo.
* Find your favourite animals from over 100 featured species.
* Set reminders for talks, and events you don’t want to miss.
The eLearning Department of MTA SZTAKI prepared a mobile application and multilingual walks downloadable to mobile devices within the framework of project entitled "Development of Public Association for Tourism in Tata as a local-level TDM organisation". The Tattami advanture game is a GPS-based interactive travel among the walks in Tata application. The walk entitled "Tattami adventure game - walk the Calvary road" unifies the exciting world of legends and puzzles associated with the locations and the novel experiences of a long-awaited travel guaranteeing recreation.