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Whole Conference Video Recording

What have we learned and done so far:
social, medical and educational aspect
of the COVID-19 pandemic


ICT-20 @ COVID-19 is an online conference aiming to exchange information, innovative ideas and best practices on the use of ICT, digital technologies and platforms, social media and social technologies during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. It considers pandemic emergency response, education, health, economic, and business recovery, and pandemic prevention phases. It is aiming to show how modern technologies could contribute to social cohesion and improve the mental wellbeing of the population, as well as mobilize and strengthen civic society during and after the epidemic.​

Access is free for all interested participants.
Official language is English.



27 May 2020, Wednesday morning
(10:00 - 13:30)

10:00 - 10:02

Vedran Mornar, MIPRO President

10:02 - 10:05

Welcome note
Karolj Skala, MIPRO Program Committee General Chair

10:05 - 10:10

Program Introduction
Zorislav Šojat, Conference Moderator

10:10 - 10:25

Digital Solutions to Fight against COVID-19 Pandemic in Croatia
Mate Car, Deputy Minister (Ministry of Health of the Republic of Croatia, Zagreb, Croatia)

10:25 - 10:45

COVID-19: We Crushed the First Wave. What Next?
Gordan Lauc (University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry & Genos Glycoscience Research Laboratory, Zagreb, Croatia)

10:45 - 11:05

Information Communication Society – a Possible Ecology of the Future
Zorislav Šojat (Centre for Information and Computer Science, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia)

11:05 - 11:20

The Roles of ICT and Digital Technologies in Economy Recovery during and after Covid-19 Pandemic – Experience from Croatian Chamber of Economy
Dražen Lučić (Croatian Chamber of Economy, Information Security Dept., Zagreb, Croatia)

11:20 - 11:35

Social Distancing Supported by Digital Technologies and Adapted Workflows during the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Offices of Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health
Krunoslav Peter (Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health, Zagreb, Croatia)

11:35 - 11:55

"Coffee break" – Round table

11:55 - 12:15

A Multicriteria Approach for Risk Assessment of Covid-19 in Urban District Lockdown
Maria Pia Fanti, Fabio Parisi, Valentino Sangiorgio, Walter Ukovich (Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e dell’Informazione, Politecnico di Bari, Italy)

12:15 - 12:30

Social Aspects of COVID-19 Impacts on Coastal and Island Destinations – SA_COVID-19
Kristina Brščić (Institute of Agriculture and Tourism Poreč, Croatia)

12:30 - 12:50

Life in the Time of COVID-19 - Social Implications on the Security and Well-being of Vulnerable Groups in the European Context
Dalida Rittossa (Faculty of Law, University of Rijeka, Croatia)

12:50 - 13:10

The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Mental Health: a National Online Research
Vesna Antičević (University Department of Health Studies, University of Split, Croatia)

13:10 - 13:30

Round table

13:30 - 15:00

Lunch break

27 May 2020, Wednesday afternoon (15:00 - 16:55)

15:00 - 15:05

Introduction to the afternoon session 
Zorislav Šojat, Conference Moderator

15:05 - 15:35

Research of New Drugs and Social Aspects of a Pandemic Caused by Coronavirus Using ICT
Ana Meštrović, Martina Ašenbrener Katić, Vedran Miletić, Patrizia Poščić (University of Rijeka, Department of Informatics, Croatia)

15:35 - 15:50

Nano-based Approach for Direct Lung Delivery of Azithromycin and Hydroxychloroquine to Combat Emerging Viral (SARS-CoV-2) Infection
Roberto Antolović (Catholic University of Croatia, Zagreb, Croatia)

15:50 - 16:05

SARS-COV-2 Supramolecular Mimetics for Discovery of Peptides That Induce Viral Entrapment (μCroTrap)
Daniela Kalafatović (University of Rijeka, Department of Biotechnology, Croatia)

16:05 - 16:20

Modern Computer 3D Visualization Methods in Virtual Medical Modelling
Sarajko Baksa (SabaLAB - Laboratory for Digital Arts and Sciences, Saba Art Studio d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia)

16:20 - 16:35

Chest Image Analysis Methods for COVID19 Disease Severity Assessment
Irena Galić (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia)

16:35 - 16:55

Round table


28 May 2020, Thursday morning
(10:00 - 13:25)

10:00 - 10:05

Introduction to Thursday session
Zorislav Šojat, Conference Moderator

10:05 - 10:20

Online Teaching: Challenge, Technique, and Opportunity
Tanuja Satish Dhope (Shendkar) (Dept. of Electronics & Telecommunication, JSPM’s Rajarshi Shahu College of Engineering, Pune, Maharashtra, India), Dina Šimunić (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia)

10:20 - 10:40

Information Security Risks in e-Learning: Human Error Perspective
Tena Velki (Faculty of Education, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, Croatia)

10:40 - 10:50

Distance Learning during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Martina Filipović Tretinjak (School of Electrical Engineering in Zagreb, Croatia)

10:50 - 11:05

Factors Influencing Teachers’ Intention to Use e-Learning Technologies for Teaching After the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Example of Croatian Secondary School Teachers
Sanja Križan Sučić (Faculty of Informatics, Juraj Dobrila University of Pula, Croatia), Snježana Babić (Polytechnic of Rijeka, Croatia)

11:05 - 11:25

COVID-19 and Learning Analytics: The Case of Distance-Learning in Croatia
Leo Mršić, Maja Brkljačić (Algebra University College, Zagreb, Croatia)

11:25 - 11:45

"Coffee break" – Round table

11:45 - 12:00

Terahertz Imaging and Early Detection of COVID-19
Moumita Mukherjee (School of Basic & Applied Sciences, Adamas University, Calcutta, India)   

12:00 - 12:20

FOI online
Igor Balaban (Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb, Varaždin, Croatia)   

12:20 - 12:35

SmartAngel (Smart Student Guardian) - Modular ELECTRONIC SCHOOL BAG for Future Generations
Franjo Vragolović (EDUIT j.d.o.o. Osijek, Croatia)   

12:35 - 12:55

Distance Learning Using the Gitlab Versioning System
Tomislav Adamović (Bjelovar University of Applied Sciences, Croatia)

12:55 - 13:10

Audacity – Bringing Students Closer Together during the Pandemics through Voice Connection
Denis Vincek (Ante Kovačić Elementary School, Zlatar, Croatia)

13:10 - 13:30

Round table

13:30 - 13:40

Closing remarks and thanks 
Karolj Skala, Zorislav Šojat


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News about event
  • 5/21/2020


    ICT-20 @ COVID-19 Organizational Committee

    Karolj Skala, coordinator

    Zorislav Šojat, moderator

    Lena Raucher, communications

    Željko Zekić, logistics

    Mario Konecki, TC system support

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