Vangel V. Ajanovski - Official Website

Weekly Class Schedule

  • ISDP  - Mon - 08:00-09:30 @Room 203
  • ISDP  - Wed - 08:00-11:00 @Lab 3
  • FDIIS - Mon - 09:30-11:00 @Lab 2

Office Hours and Consultations

  • I usually have 2 sessions of consultations per week. None are scheduled as of this moment, please contact me to make an appointment and check the site again.

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Published papers

Published papers in journals and conference proceedings

  1. Pass Rates in STEM Disciplines Including Computing - Simon, Andrew Luxton-Reilly, Vangel Ajanovski, Eric Fouh, Chris Gonsalvez, Juho Leinonen, Jack Parkinson, Matthew Poole, and Neena Thota. In Proceedings of the 2019 ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE '19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, (pp. 267-268). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3304221.3325532
  2. Predicting Academic Performance: A Systematic Literature Review - Arto Hellas, Petri Ihantola, Andrew Petersen, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Mirela Gutica, Timo Hynninen, Antti Knutas, Juho Leinonen, Chris Messom, and Soohyun Nam Liao. 2018. In Proceedings Companion of the 23rd Annual ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE 2018 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 175-199.
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3293881.3295783
  3. Initialization of Matrix Factorization Methods for University Course Recommendations Using SimRank Similarities - Alisa Krstova, Bozhidar Stevanoski, Marija Mihova and Vangel V. Ajanovski - In: Kalajdziski S., Ackovska N. (eds) ICT Innovations 2018. Engineering and Life Sciences. ICT 2018. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 940. Springer, Cham
    ISBN: 978-3-030-00824-6
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-00825-3_15
  4. Taxonomizing features and methods for identifying at-risk students in computing courses - Arto Hellas, Petri Ihantola, Andrew Petersen, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Mirela Gutica, Timo Hynninen, Antti Knutas, Juho Leinonen, Chris Messom, Soohyun Nam Liao - in ITiCSE 2018 Proceedings of the 23rd Annual ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (pp. 364–365). ACM Press
    DOI: 10.1145/3197091.3205845
  5. Personalized Long-term Student Guidance Towards Graduation - Vangel V. Ajanovski - In Proceedings of EdMedia: World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2018 (pp. 1458-1463). Waynesville, NC: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
    Academic Experts URL: https://www.academicexperts.org/conf/edmedia/2018/papers/53333/
    PDF
  6. Evaluation of Grade Prediction using Model-Based Collaborative Filtering methods - Ljupcho Rechkoski, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Marija Mihova – 2018 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON), 17-20 April, 2018, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain – ISBN: 978-1-5386-2957-4, pp.1102-1109
    DOI: 10.1109/EDUCON.2018.8363352
  7. Framework for Tracking and Assessment of Curricula Evolution - Vangel V. Ajanovski - Proceedings of the 11th IADIS International Conference - Information Systems 2018 - Lisbon, Portugal 14 - 16 April, 2018 - Editors: Miguel Baptista Nunes, Pedro Isaias and Philip Powell - ISBN: 978-989-8533-74-6 – pp. 233-236
    URL: http://www.iadisportal.org/digital-library/a-framework-for-tracking-and-assessment-of-curricula-evolution
  8. Evolutionary Curriculum Reconstruction: Process Model and Information System Development - Vangel V. Ajanovski. In Proceedings of the 18th Annual Conference on Information Technology Education (SIGITE '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 89-94.
    DOI: 10.1145/3125659.3125698
  9. Guided Exploration of the Domain Space of Study Programs — Recommenders in improving student awareness on the choices made during enrollment - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the 4th Joint Workshop on Interfaces and Human Decision Making for Recommender Systems (IntRS) 2017, in conjunction with 11th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2017) - Como, Italy, August 27th, 2017 (editors: Peter Brusilovsky, Marco de Gemmis, Alexander Felfernig, Pasquale Lops, John O’Donovan, Nava Tintarev, Martijn C. Willemsen) - CEUR-WS ISSN 1613-0073 Vol. 1884 pp 43-47
    URL: https://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1884/
  10. Curriculum Mapping as a Tool for Improving Students Satisfaction with the Choice of Courses - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education (ITiCSE '17), pp 76-77, Bologna, Italy — July 03 - 05, 2017 - ISBN: 978-1-4503-4704-4
    URL: 10.1145/3059009.3072978
  11. Information System for Mapping the Coverage of Reference Curriculum Guidelines in the Teaching Curricula of a Higher-Education Institution - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Informatics and Information Technologies, Mavrovo 2017
    URL: http://eprints.finki.ukim.mk/11364/
  12. Model and implementation of a self-adaptive social navigation system for public information systems - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Business Informatics (Original: Informatyka Ekonomiczna), Publishing House of Wroclaw University of Economics - ISSN: 1507-3858, 3(29)-2013, pp. 9-29
    URL: http://www.ibuk.pl/fiszka/116298/informatyka-ekonomiczna-2013-nr-329.html
  13. Integrated model of a social navigation system with self-adaptive feedback control mechanism - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the 2013 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, 11th Conference on Advanced Information Technologies for Management, September 8-11, 2013. Kraków, Poland – ISBN 978-1-4673-4471-5 (Web),
    978-83-60810-53-8 (USB), pp.1063-1070
    URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpls/abs_all.jsp?arnumber=6644147
  14. A Mobile Virtual Academic Adviser - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    10th International Conference on Mobile Web Information Systems, Paphos, Cyprus, August 2013 – LNCS 8093, pp. 300-303 2013. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-40276-0_25
  15. Context Aware Recommendations in the Course Enrolment Process Based on Curriculum Guidelines - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    IADIS - International Conference e-Learning July 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, 22-26 July 2013  – ISBN (Book): 978-972-8939-88-5
    URL: http://www.iadisportal.org/e-learning-2013-proceedings
    PDF: https://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED562337.pdf
  16. Socially adaptive self-organizing virtual academic adviser - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    IAFOR, The European Conference on Technology in the Classroom 2013 – Official Conference Proceedings, July 2013 - Brighton, UK – ISSN: 2188-1138, pp. 400-407 PDF
  17. Social-Based Guidance and Self-Adaptivity within Enrollment Processes - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the 10th International Conference for Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT 2013), Molika, Bitola, Macedonia, 2013 – accepted and presented at the conference, available online, in print
  18. Personalized Adaptive System for Term Enrollments Based on Curriculum Recommendations and Student Achievement - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the International Conference Information Systems 2013, Lisbon, Portugal, 2013, pp. 342–346.
  19. Integration of a Course Enrolment and Class Timetable Scheduling in a Student Information System - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    International Journal of Database Management Systems, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 85–95, Feb. 2013. DOI: 10.5121/ijdms.2013.5107
  20. Towards a Virtual Academic Adviser - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology, Bitola 2011 – pp. 146-149 – ISBN 978-9989-668-90-6
  21. Information System of the Institute Of Informatics: IS for Students by the Students - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology, Bitola 2010 – pp. 127-129 – ISBN 978-9989-668-88-3
  22. Analysis of user satisfaction with the organization of content - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology, Bitola 2008 – pp. 32-34 – ISBN 978-9989-668-78-4
    PDF: http://ciit.finki.ukim.mk/data/papers/6CiiT/6CiiT-07.pdf
  23. Public Information Systems and Information Portals - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Master Thesis (Original: Вангел В. Ајановски –    Јавни информациски системи и информациски портали Магистерска работа), Faculty of Natural Science and Mathematics, Sts Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, Macedonia
  24. B2B Concept Platform In Education Centre Integration - Vangel V. Ajanovski, Anastas Misev, Margita Kon-Popovska
    ITI Conference, Caftat, Croatia 2004
  25. B2B Architectures for Integration of Educational Institutions - Vangel V. Ajanovski, Anastas Misev, Margita Kon-Popovska
    EDMEDIA World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications, Lugano, Switzerland 2004 –  Vol. 2004, Issue. 1, 2004, pp. 9-14
    URL: https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/12903/
  26. Survey Of The E-Business Opportunities In Macedonia - Anastas Misev, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Katarina Stanoeva-Slabeva, Margita Kon-Popovska
    Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT), 11-14 December 2003, Bitola, Macedonia, ISBN 9989-668-45-0, pp 207-211
  27. MANI - MARNet Advanced Network Infrastructure, Key Technological Changes - Margita Kon-Popovska,  Oliver B. Popov, Marjan Gusev, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Anastas Misev
    Third International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT), 12-15 December 2002, Bitola, Macedonia
  28. A B2B Platform for Education Center Integration - Vangel V. Ajanovski, Anastas Misev, Margita Kon-Popovska
    Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT), 12-15 December 2002, Bitola, Macedonia, ISBN 9989-668-36-1, pp 193-198
    PDF: http://ciit.finki.ukim.mk/data/papers/3CiiT/3ndCiiT-21.pdf
  29. Wireless Campus Portal - Boro Jakimovski, Vangel V. Ajanovski
    "TEMPUS Project CD-JEP 16160/2001 "Innovation of Computer Science Curriculum in Higher Education", PROCEEDINGS of Workshops on Computer Science Education, Editor: Prof. Dr. Mile Stojčev, Published by: Faculty of Electronic Engineering, Niš, Serbia and Montenegro, ISBN: 86-80135-80-1, pp: 127-130"
  30. E-deposit in Academic Use - Marjan K. Gusev, Ljupco N. Antovski, Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Journal of Computing and Information Technology – ISSN 1330-1136. 2002
  31. E-deposit in Academic Use - Marjan K. Gusev, Ljupco N. Antovski, Vangel V. Ajanovski
    ITI 2002, Caftat, Croatia – Proceedings, pg. 343-348
  32. N-tier E-deposit Infrastructure at University - Ljupco N. Antovski, Marjan K. Gusev, Vangel V. Ajanovski
    ICEST 2002, Nish, Yugoslavia – Proceedings Volume 2, pg. 447-480
  33. E-commerce for Students - Marjan K. Gusev, Ljupco N. Antovski, Vangel V. Ajanovski
    SCI 2002, Orlando Fl, USA – The 6th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics – Proceedings Volume VIII, pg. 161-166 – ISBN 980-07-8150-1
  34. Facial Features Detection And Face Emotion Recognition: Controlling A Multimedia Presentation With Facial Gestures - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT), 20-23 December 2001, Bitola, Macedonia, ISBN 9989-668-28-0, pp 197-205
  35. Electronic Testing System - Marjan K. Gusev, Goce Armenski, Anastas Misev, Vangel V. Ajanovski, Metodija Jancheski
    Proc. of the workshop Education of Informaticians and Industrial Mathematicians - New Challenges and Needs, Ohrid, 4-8.06.2001, Ed. Smile Markovski, M. Kon-Popovska (funded by ICT Project Mathind and Tempus Project), 61-75.
  36. Report on E-Learning Experience with the WebCT Platform - Vangel V. Ajanovski
    Proc. of the workshop Education of Informaticians and Industrial Mathematicians-New Challenges and Needs, Ohrid, 4-8.06.2001, Ed. Smile Markovski, M. Kon-Popovska, pp.15-30