Science and Education

The topic “Sciences and Education” of the Libre Software Meeting gathers educators, teachers, researchers, universitary professors, staffs of associations, institutions and territorial collectivities, animators, parents… They can meet developers and users of free-libre applications and resources of interest for education, and discuss about professional or associative practices touching the usage, the making or the adaptation of free-libre software and resource.


Hypermap of free/libre software

Speaker(s) : René Mérou

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 09:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4ee4753mc8prgn

Do you know the most widely translated hypermap to present Free-libre softare?
These are the objectives of the talk:
Present the actual version of the free software concept maps and all the derived works. Including the new maps. Explain the utility to use hipermaps in secondary schools. S... Read more

Humanism and free software : a philosophical study

Speaker(s) : Véronique Bonnet

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a1de4fr8jrlpg

Threads : Societal challenge
The aim of this talk is to show why educativ programs who will prepare the digital natives to be the citizens of to-morrow can’t concern only technics. But need also to update questions of humanism about the place of humain being, his links with others and himself in the manner he uses new too... Read more

PirateBox: mobile collaborative sharing to develop.

Speaker(s) : Aimé Vareille

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4b11d0bmvn1r1r

Since the launch of PirateBox concept by David Darts in 2011 the use was not widely spread.
The PirateBox uses aimed at sharing information are quite complementary Smartphone uses that aim to discover and capture information.
The paper presents two independent hardware platforms low consumption, one... Read more

VotAR: an audience response system with Augmented Reality

Speaker(s) : Stéphane Poinsart

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a1de0c7hi5lbk

This presentation is intended for teachers and speakers who want to experiment new interactions with their public.
VotAR is an Augmented Reality audience response or audience voting system. Your audience hold some papers with a special printed symbol to vote, and as the speaker you take a photo of i... Read more

Creating educational documents with Scenari

Speaker(s) : Stéphane Poinsart

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a1e5desqwphof

Threads : Accessibility
This conference is intended for teachers and elearning professionals that want to discover a pedagogical document production method that involve the "publishing chains" best practices".
This year presentation will focus on demonstrations and practical examples of educational publishing chains.
It ca... Read more

Disseminate public research: start-up, publication and FLOSS.

Speaker(s) : Stéphane Crozat

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a1fc22upwfk2g

In 1999, I contributed to invent Scenari software at Université de
Technologie de Compiègne.
In 2002, we created the start-up Skema to develop
Scenari under an exclusive commercial license.
In 2004, Scenari is released
under FLOSS license, and a new company, Kelis, is simultaneously created to
devel... Read more

The road is long but the path is accessible…

Speaker(s) : kinou

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Tuesday 7 July 2015
  • Schedule : 15:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4b11d17r8tcq0a

Threads : Accessibility
Framasoft is far from being a good student concerning accessibility, but tries to improve. Exploited approaches and looking with the audience for possibilities to be put into practice by anybody.... Read more

Open Source Software and teaching of programming in primary schools (sharing of experience and problems)

Speaker(s) : Ange DE SAINT MONT

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 09:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4568528jsasnak

After more than 5 years of teaching of computer science and programming languages in a private elementary school, before current educational proposals, we can share our experience.
Open Source Software: How to introduce them into the school? How to present it to the educational team? How to present ... Read more

Forstering discussion about the features of the open source learning platform Moodle based on the test scenarios

Speaker(s) : Alain Corbière

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4568559192q3mj

The Moodle community provides a set of scenarios to test the features of this open-source learning platform. The implementation of the behavior-driven development allows:
to select and to play the features (structured by the component-based architecture of this platform) ; to show the behavior... Read more

Free software as a tool to learn programing

Speaker(s) : Yannick François

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b456a74apdg88gd

Learning to program is not a simple thing. And computer science is a young science, we lack the back for how to transmit it.
Imagining that learning a language (or languages) can be closer to learning a foreign language, then use free software to learn to program could match the immersion trip.
Back... Read more

Teaching computer science and free software: which stakes

Speaker(s) : Jean-Pierre Archambault

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b3dc6be1rsihqsm

Threads : Societal challenge
Social and economic consequences of computing are ever increasing.
Digitalization is the contemporay form of industrialization.
Society debates about digitalization and computing are beyond account.
(Hadopi law, Net neutrality, freedoms, ...) An optional teaching discipline
« Informatique et science... Read more

The integration of disabled people in class - the start of digital technology in education

Speaker(s) : François Billioud

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126
Threads : Accessibility
The creation of free software allowing disabled people to write their thoughts in class, do exams, take notes, follow the lessons with their classmates is, on one hand, the first step needed for more adaptive and more specific solutions to be developed for a more inclusive education, and on the othe... Read more

Thinking your accessible educational content, an inclusion issue for people with disabilities

Speaker(s) : Armony ALTINIER

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126
Threads : Accessibility
Accessibility is first and foremost a process, taking into account people in their diversity and their eventual handicap situation.
But this process can not rely on the only good will of a few. To be effective, it must be learnt. Including accessibility in training and creation of pedagogic resource... Read more

Accessibility in e-Learning

Speaker(s) : Christophe Strobbe

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Wednesday 8 July 2015
  • Schedule : 15:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a1fc60m6hkg70

Threads : Accessibility
Since the late 1990s e-learning systems, learning management systems and similar systems for online learning have enjoyed growing popularity, both inside and outside formal education.
Due to the importance of equal opportunities in education, such systems and the content offered through them should... Read more

SymPy a Python library for symbolic mathematics

Speaker(s) : K.I.A Derouiche

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126
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MicMac, a free open source solution for photogrammetry

Speaker(s) : Marc Pierrot Deseilligny

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Confirmed
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b3dc95489lw57nu

Photogrammetry is the technic that allow to transform a set of photo to a 3d model.
Tremendous progress occured in the past few years and it is now fully automatic in many context which make it avalaible to people.
This conference will present MicMac a photogrammetric "suite" developped at IGN; it&... Read more

Les mercredis à Santa Fé, Argentine : comment les séquences d’apprentissage libres contribuent à la formation des techniciens

Speaker(s) : Bibiana Boccolini

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 11:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b4a20005qgkmfhs

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Free Software & Socio-professional integration of african youth

Speaker(s) : Florent YOUZAN

  • Language : Français
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126
Threads : Societal challenge
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Dynamic Table of Free Educational Software

Speaker(s) : Paulo Francisco Slomp

  • Language : Espagnol
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b456a8bf14srttp

The free educational software dynamic table is the result of a collective work. Several generous people contributed to the initial translation to 6 languages and, after publication, several other people have contributed voluntarily. A lot of people contributed disclosing the table through blogs, mic... Read more

Ethics and Integrity of Data Collection and Sharing

Speaker(s) : Puneet Kishor

  • Language : Anglais
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 9 July 2015
  • Schedule : 15:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : 126

Video : https://rmll.ubicast.tv/permalink/v1253b456c154lcspb36

A lot of people talk of licensing data. That is usually not applicable (as data are not licensable, at least not on the basis of copyright), and it is also possibly misleading.
There are just as much, if not more, important issues of integrity and ethics, in both gathering and sharing data that come... Read more