Education and technologies, Information Systems and web Applications

Video game tendencies : crédits FUT 16

Sociology of cyber games : Class discussion - FUT 16 is a significant step forward from its predecessor. If you were contemplating buying this game and not sure if it was worth the money upgrading from FIFA 16 (called "crédits fut 16") I would say go ahead and purchase it. My general overall impression is that the game is a lot more polished with a significant improvement in the quality of the graphics. If you were not aware that it was a FIFA game you could easily mistake it for a live football match on fut coins... crédits fut 16 pas cher The three most notable improvents in the game are the following. The tactical defending system uses a more realistic form of tackling. In previous versions of FIFA with coins you basically could collide with your opponent and tackle them. You most likely will spend most of your time playing the career mode and "buy FUT coins" everytimes...

sociology : experimenting with Online...

In my spare time I love to keep myself entertained by spending time online. I find the Internet to be an interesting and social place. I have access to the news when I want it, television programmes and movies, social media websites and games. Since going online back in 2006 (in proximity with the concept […]

How to Use Social Media in sport to I...

Corporations and communities of sport have discovered that Facebook, Twitter, Myspace, and other social media websites are a goldmine for finding new customers.  Social Media can help IMPROVE sports medias and their relationships with customers. Nowadays, with lightening speed, companies can lose reputation quickly. Knowing what is being said is CRUCIAL, if you want to […]

technology gap : Problem first, pleas...

One thread that I believe runs through the content on this site is “things that help or hinder productive conversations.” (Go ahead and substitute “collaborations” as the direct object of that last sentence.) I provide this in response to recent feedback that my writing was “all over the place.” In my defense, these “things that […]

“Step back and think rationally” conf...

Yesterday afternoon, I had the pleasure of listening the conference of Michael Porter speak about value-based strategy in the health care system. (Since then, two people have asked me, “Who is Michael Porter ?” Answer, for non-MBA types: “He is the Wayne Gretzky of business strategy.” Think 1980s and substitute Harvard Business School for the […]

Course : Education and Society

There were very few readings that offered anything in terms of an alternative point of view to extreme liberalism/socialism. The assigned readings for one week were by Carol Gilligan and the American Assn of University Women on the subject of how girls were discriminated against in education (with no alternative opinon offered). I asked a […]

story telling for job and education

The theme of telling “the truth” vs. telling “your story” recurs in the world of business communication. (The question of the existence of “the truth” opens a philosophical conversation best kept to coffee houses and whiskey bars… We want practice, please !) One specific application of business communication is in trying to find a job. […]


The International Conference on Education games and cybernetics, Technologies and Applications

Main Purpose :

Relationships between Education/Training and Information/Communication Technologies (ICT) are increasing acceleratingly, sometimes in unexpected ways, particulary in the Sports system and on video games domain, with original ideas and innovative tools, methodologies and synergies.

Accordingly the main purpose of the conference is to bring together researchers, practitioners and gamers from both areas, in order to support the bridging process between education/training and Games / sports communities.