Eugenia KOVATCHEVA

Researcher & Artist

PUBLICATIONS

Editor:

Kovatcheva E, Palikova N, Proceeding of the National Conference QED'16: Technology Advanced Quality Learning for ALL in honor of the Under the Patronage of the Bulgarian National Commission for UNESCO, under the patronage of the National Commission for UNESCO, Sofia June 13-15, 2016, Za bukwite-O’pismeneh, ISBN 978-619-185-261-1

Todorova T, Kovatcheva E, Nikolov N, Proceeding of the National Conference ICT in Library Studies, Education and Cultural Heritage in honor of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO and the 65th anniversary of University of Library Studies and IT, under the patronage of the National Commission for UNESCO, Sofia May 29, 2015, Za bukwite-O pismeneh, ISBN 978-619-185-164-5

Kovatcheva, E. and Sendova, E. Eds (2015) Quality of Education and Challenges in a Digitally Networked World, Proceeding of the UNESCO International Workshop, Publisher Za Bukvite, OPismeneh, Printed by Faleza-OFFICE 2000, Ltd., Sofia, Bulgaria, ISBN 978-619-185-163-8 - online, ISBN 978-619-185-162-1 - paper version

Books:

(to appear in Bulgarian language):

Denchev, S., Kovatcheva, E., Nikolov, R.(2014) Information Management, Za bukvite-O'Pismeneh, Sofia, ISBN: 978-619-185-114-0

Nikolov R., Shoikova E., Kovatcheva E. (2014) Competence Based Framework for Curriculum Development, Sofia, ISBN: 978-619-185-015-0, ISBN online: 978-619-185-016-7

Kovatcheva, E., (2013) eLearning Horizons, PH Demetra, Sofia, ISBN: 978-954-9526-82-0

Kovatcheva, E., Stefanova. E.(2013) Methodology for applying the e-forms for distance educaion, Sofia, January 2013, Human Resources Development, Operational Programme 2007-2013, ISBN 978-954-9399-15-8

Kovatcheva E. (1999) How to find something in the Internet?, TopTeam Co. Sofia, Bulgaia, ISBN 954-89232-08

Handbooks:

Nikolov R., Shoikova E., Kovatcheva E. (2014) Competence Based Framework for Curriculum Development, Sofia, ISBN: 978-619-185-015-0, ISBN online: 978-619-185-016-7

(to appear in Bulgarian language):

Stefanova E., Boytchev P., Kovatcheva E. Nikolova N., Sendova E. (2008) Teachers’ handbook, Anubis, Sofia

Stefanova E., Boytchev P., Kovatcheva E. Nikolova N., Sendova E. (2008) You and IT handbook for 7th grade, Anubis, Sofia

Sendova E., Stefanova E., Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., Boytchev P. (2007) Teachers’ handbook, Anubis, Sofia

Dobreva M., Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., Sendova E., Stefanova E. (2007) Learn and Create with a Computer: an ICT handbook for 6th grade, Anubis, Sofia

Dobreva M., Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., Sendova E., Stefanova E. (2006) The computer in my World: Handbook in Information Technologies for 5th degree, Anubis, Sofia, 2006, ISBN-10:954-426-726-3

Dobreva M., Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., Sendova E., Stefanova E. (2006) Teachers’ handbook, Anubis, Sofia

Papers:

Nikolov R., E.Shoikova, M. Krumova, E. Kovatcheva, V. Dimitrov and A.Shikalanov Learning in a Smart City Environment, Journal of Communication and Computer 13 (2016) 338-350, doi:10.17265/1548-7709/2016.07.003

Nikolov R., Shoikova E., Krumova M, Kovatcheva E, Dimitrov V. and Chikalanov A (2016) Learning in a Smart City Environment in the Proceeding of the UNESCO International Workshop QED'16: Technology Advanced Quality Learning for ALL, June 13-15, 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria (in print)

Palikova N and Kovatcheva E (2016) Applying Computer games as an Instrument to Stimulate Creativity in the Scientific Research Process in the Proceeding of the UNESCO International Workshop QED'16: Technology Advanced Quality Learning for ALL, June 13-15, 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria (in print)

Tomov N. and Kovatcheva E, (2016) Customisation of the content management system for distributed visualisation in the Proceeding of the UNESCO International Workshop QED'16: Technology Advanced Quality Learning for ALL, June 13-15, 2016, Sofia, Bulgaria (in print)

Kovatcheva, E (2015) Case 08: VivaCognita, Education on the Cloud 2015 - State of the Art, Case Studies, October 215, SchoolontheCloud.eu pp 25-26

Kovatcheva, E (2015) Case 09: Virtual Math Class, Education on the Cloud 2015 - State of the Art, Case Studies, October 215, SchoolontheCloud.eu p. 27

Simova M, Kovatcheva E (2015) Innovation management-opportunity for development. Analysis under the APInno project, in Proceeding of the National Conference ICT in Library Studies, Education and Cultural Heritage in honor of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO and the 65th anniversary of University of Library Studies and IT, under the patronage of the National Commission for UNESCO, Sofia May 29, 2015, Za bukwite-O pismeneh, ISBN 978-619-185-164-5, pp 208-221

Palikova N., Tomov N., Kovatcheva E. (2015) Games and Education. How to learn and play, in Proceeding of the National Conference ICT in Library Studies, Education and Cultural Heritage in honor of the 70th anniversary of UNESCO and the 65th anniversary of University of Library Studies and IT, under the patronage of the National Commission for UNESCO, Sofia May 29, 2015, Za bukwite-O pismeneh, ISBN 978-619-185-164-5, pp 229-240

Konstantinov, O., E. Kovatcheva, R. Nikolov (2015) Cultural Heritage Education - The Role of ICT In: Modern Information Society Formation: Problems, Perspectives, Innovation Approaches - Proceedings of International Forum, 1-5 June 2015, Saint Petersburg. ISBN: 978-5-8088-1002-0.

Kovatcheva E (2015) Entrepreneurship Education, e-Learning, and Assessment In proceeding of NETT - Entrepreneurship for Teachers, Gargnano, Italy pp 68-79

Nikolov R., Shoikova E, Krumova M, Kovatcheva E. (2014) Learning 2.0 enhanced by social media tools - implementation and assessment, In the Proceeding of the Proceeding of International Conference e-Learning’14, Puerto de la Cruz - La Laguna, Spain Tenerife, September 13, 2014

Kovatcheva (2014) Reflections, National Seminar in Education 7.12.2014, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Science

Kovatcheva E, Nikolov R., Shoikova E., (2014) Competence-Based for Digital Natives, XV In Proceeding International Forum Modern information society formation - problems, perspectives, innovation approaches, Saint Petersburg, 1-5 June, 2014 pp 48-49

Kovatcheva E. (2013) eLearning Horizons in Papers of Kazhastan academy of Education - Common Pedagogy and Education pp 53.58 (to appear in Russian Language)

Kovatcheva E., Nikolov R, Madjarova M., Chikalanov A (2013) Internet of Things for Wellbeing: Pilot Case of a Smart Health Cardio Belt, in Proceeding MEDICON 2013: XIII Mediterranean Conference on Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing, September 25-28, Seville, Spain

Kovatcheva E., Georgiev A, Madjarova M., Nikolov R, Chikalanov A (2013) Users and Internet of Things for Wellbeing: Smart Health Cardio Belt, in Proceeding MIE2013: Doctoral Conference in Mathematics, Informatics and Education, September 19-22, Sofia, Bulgaria

Kovatcheva, E., (2013) Visible and Invisible Bulgarian Heritage: One research under the Bulgarian Heritage published on the Web, in Proceeding of DiPP2013: 3rd International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, 18-21 September, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Kovatcheva, E., Shoikova, E., Nikolov, R (2013) A Global Model for Competence Based ICT in Library Studies Course, In proceeding European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL), Istanbul, Turkey, 22-25 October

Kovatcheva, E., Shoikova, E., Nikolov, R (2013) Embedding Open Educational Resources in a Competence Based ICT in Library Art Course, In proceeding 10th IFIP World Conference on Computers in Education, WCCE 2013 Torun, 2 - 5 July

Denchev, S., Kovatcheva, E., Sendova, E. (2012) Education in the Knowledge & Creativity-based Society, Proceeding of International Conference ICT in Education: Pedagogy, Educational Resources and Quality Assurance, Moscow, Russia, November 13-14 , 2012

Konstantinov,O., Kovatcheva, E., Fol, V., and  Nikolov R., (2012) Discover the Thracians - An Approach for Use of 2D and 3D Technologies for Digitization of Cultural Heritage in the Field of E-learning, Proceeding International Conference, Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage, September 18-21 , 2012, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, Best paper award

Kovatcheva E. (2012) <L|ETAP> Model for an Adaptive Tutoring System, Proceedings of the 5th Balkan Conference in Informatics, Novi Sad, Serbia, September 16 - 20, 2012, Eds: Budimac Z., Ivanović M., Radovanović M., pp 16-20

Nikolov R., Stefanov K., Kovatcheva E., Sendova E., Konstantinov O. (2012) Open Education and Open Innovation in a Global Learning Environment, UNESCO IITE and UNITWIN/UNESCO Chairs  International Conference, UNESCO Chairs Partnership on ICTs use in Education”, September 5 - 10, 2012, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation

Stefanova, E, Nikolova, N., Peltekova, E., Stefanov, K., Zafirova-Malcheva, T., Kovatcheva,  E. (2011) Share.TEC:An Innovative Solution for Teacher Educators, In Proceedings of 4th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, November14-16, 2011, Madrid, Spain ICERI, 2011, ISBN: 978-84-615-3324-4

Stefanova,E., Nikolova, N., Peltekova, E., Stefanov, K., Zafirova-Malcheva, T.,  Kovatcheva (2011), E.,, Knowledge Sharing with Share.TEC portal, in Proceedings of the International Conference in E-learning and the Knowledge Siciety, August 25-26, 2011, Bucharest, Romaniam pp. 273 - 278, ISBN: 978-606-505-459-2

Nikolov, R, Yankova, I., Todorova, T., Kovatcheva., E, New Paradigm in Library and Learning, In proceeding of LICT and quality of education: UNESCO associate school: on the road of school of future, Int. conf. UNESCO IITO and Associate Schools of UNESCO, April 26-27, 2011, Kzan, Tatarstan, ISBN 978-5-93593-145-2, pp48-57

Kovatcheva, E (2011), Symbols and how we using them to describe ourselves, In proceeding of  international conference “E-learning, Distance learning or . . . education of 21 century”, April 6-8, 2011, Sofia, Bulgaria, pp.493-494  (in Bulgarian)

Boytchev, P., Sendova, E., Kovatcheva, E., (2011) Geometry of Motion - Educational Aspects and Challenges; in International Journal on Information Technologies and Security (IJITS). pp. 27 - 40, Year III, No 1, ISSN 1313-8251

Kovatcheva E., Nikolov R., Okamoto T (2010) The User Profile Constructive Model for a Web-Based Intelligent Tutoring System  In proceedings of ICERI2010 Conference, November 15 - 17, 2010, Madrid, Spain, pp 004204 - 004210, ISBN: 978-84-614-2439-9

Todorova M., Hristov H., Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E. (2010) Innovative Experience In Undergraduate Education of Software Professionals Project-Based Learning in Data Structure and Programming, In proceedings of ICERI2010 Conference, November 15-17 2010, Madrid, Spain, pp 005141 – 005150, ISBN: 978-84-614-2439-9

Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Stefanov K., Boytchev P. (2010) A Study of Users Requirements for Metadata Repositories of Educational Resources, In proceeding of S3T conference, Varna, Bulgaria, September 11-12, 2010 (to be appear)

Zafirova-Macheva T., Kovatcheva E., Stefanova E., Nikolova N. (2010) An interface for ontology based platform - the evolution of the ideas, In proceeding of S3T conference, Varna, Bulgaria, September 11-12, 2010 (to be appear)

Boytchev P., Sendova E., Kovatcheva E. (2010) Geometry of Motion, In proceeding of International conference on E-Learning and the Knowledge Society, e-Learning’10, Riga, August 26-27, 2010, ISBN 978-9984-30-181-5, JUMI, Riga, Latvia, pp 203-208, Best paper award

Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., Stefanova E. (2010) Collaborative creativity of learners and teachers - learning by e-communication, In proceeding of International conference on E-Learning and the Knowledge Society, e-Learning’10, Riga, August 26-27, 2010, ISBN 978-9984-30-181-5, JUMI, Riga, Latvia, pp 209-214

Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Sendova E., Peltekova E., Hubenova N., Miladinova M., Kantardjieva E. (2010) From a “Flap of a Butterfly Wing” to the “Wind of Change”, In proceeding of Constructionism 2010, Paris, France, August 16-20, 2010 (to be appear)

Sendova E., Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Boytchev P. (2010) To provoke limits instead to limit the provocations in IT education, the Invited paper, Conf. proceeding, ICT in the Information Society, (pp 79-86), Plovdiv,, Bulgaria May 27-28, 2010, ISSN 1314-0752

Sendova E., Nikolova N., Stefanova E., Boytchev P., Kovatcheva E., (2009), Harnessing ICT for building a creativity-based society, November 27-28, 2009, Rome, In proceeding “ICT Skills, Education and Certification” of IT Star workshop, ISBN 88-901620-5-8

Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Boytchev P., Sendova E., (2009) Myths and Realities about Technology Enhanced Learning, In Proceedings of First International conference Software, Services and Semantic Technologies (S3T), Sofia, Bulgaria, October 28-29, 2009, Ed. D.Dicheva, R. Nokolov, E.Stefanova, pp.116-123, ISBN 978-954-9526-62-2

Sendova E., Boytchev P., Stefanova E., Nikolova N., and Kovatcheva E., Creating a Natural Environment for Synergy of Disciplines, In Proceedings of 4th European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning, Nice, France, September 29–October 2, 2009 - Learning in the Synergy of Multiple Disciplines, Eds.: U. Cress, V. Dimitrova, and M. Specht, EC-TEL 2009, LNCS 5794, pp. 549–555, 2009. © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009

Boytchev P., Kamenova S., Sendova E., Stefanova E., Kovatcheva E., Nikolova N., (2009) IT for Innovative Educational Environments: Exploring, Authoring and Programming, In Proceedings of International Conference for Interactive Computer Aided learning – The Challenges of Life Long Learning ICL 2009, Ed. Michael E. Auer, Kassel University Press, Villach, Austria, 2009, pp. 434-444, ISBN 978-3-89958-481-3

Kovatcheva E., Nikolov R. (2009) An adaptive feedback approach for e-learning systems, IEEE Multidisciplinary Engineering Education Magazine, Vol. 4, No. 1/2, June 2009, pp.55-57

Stefanova E., Boytchev P, Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Sendova E. (2009) Embracing and enhancing ideas as a strategy for ICT education, Proceeding of International conference on Multimedia and Information technologies in Education (m-ICTE), Volume 1, pp. 206-211, ISBN 978-84-692-1789-4

Stefanova E., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E., Boychev P., Sendova E., (2009) Invention as a part of IT teaching, Proceeding of the 38 Spring Conference of Bulgarian Mathematician, pp 319-328, ISSN 1313-3330

Kovatcheva E. & Roumen N., (2008) Design of an e-Learning System for Accreditation of Non-Formal Learning, ed. Dr Dan Remenyi, Proceeding of the 7th European Conference on e-Learning, Agia Napa, Cyprus, 6-7 November, 2008, book2 pp. 1-7

Kommers P., Kovatcheva E., (2008) Community-based learning in the networked society, Int. J. of Web Based Communities, Vol 4, Number 2 / 2008,  pp.: 253 - 267 

Sendova E., Stefanova E., Nikolova N., and Kovatcheva E. (2008) Like a (School of) Fish in Water (or ICT-Enhanced Skills in Action), Book Series Lecture Notes in Computer Science,  Publisher Springer Berlin/ Heidelberg ISSN 0302-9743 (Print) 1611-3349 (Online), Vol. 5090/2008, Book Informatics Education - Supporting Computational Thinking, DOI 10.1007/978-3-540-69924-8, Copyright 2008, ISBN 978-3-540-69923-1, pp: 99-109

Kovatcheva E. and Okamoto T. (2008) The Framework and Prospective Design for Web-Based Intelligent Tutoring System, the Seventh IASTED, Int Conf on Web-Based Education, March 17-19, 2008, Innsbruck, Austria, Proceeding ed. V. Uskov pp 82-86

Sendova E., Stefanova E., Boytchev P., Nikolova N., Kovatcheva E. (2008) IT education – challenging the limitations instead of limiting the challenges, Proceeding of 6th International Conference for Informatics and Information Technology (CIIT 2008), Bitola, Macedonia, February 10-14, 2008

Kovatcheva E, Ratcheva D. (2008) Teacher training of current and future teachers, ed. E. Sendova, I. Nikolova, Innovative didactic for web-based learning (pp 67-71) ISBN: 978-954-92146-4-2 Sofia

Kovatcheva E. (2007) Tuning the ICT instruments for Harmony in Mathematics and Arts, Working Joint IFIP Conference: WG3.1 Secondary Education, WG3.5 Primary Education Informatics, Mathematics, and ICT: a ‘golden triangle’, Boston, Massachusetts, USA  June 28-29, 2007

Boytcheva S.,  Kovatcheva E. (2006) Development of Adaptive e-Learning System Based on Learning Objects, E-Learning Journal, Communication & Cognition, vol 39. Number1/2, 2006, pp 41-50

Nikolova I., Luck P., Kovatcheva E. (2006) E-Learning for Enhancing Management Skills, E-Learning Journal, Communication & Cognition, vol 39. Number1/2, 2006, pp 75-84

Sendova E., Stefanova E., Kovatcheva E., Dobreva M., Nikolova N. (2006) How to help our students give birth to their good ideas? (Handbook in IT for Innovative Teachers), National Conference:Education in Information Society, October 13-14, 2006, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, pp., 67-72

Kovatcheva E., Nikolov R. (2006) Hierarchical Adaptive Model for evaluation in e-learning, FMI Conference The pioneers of Bulgarian mathematics, July 8-10, 2006

Nikolova I., Nikolov R., Kovatcheva E. (2005) e-Learning for e-Learning: Reflection on Teacher and Student Experiences in an e-Learning Course In Proceedings, 2-nd Balkan Conference on Informatics, November 17-19, 2005, Ohrid, Macedonia. pp.  211-219.

Boytcheva S., Nikolov R., Kovatcheva E., and Nikolova I. (2005) Case studies for Technology-Enhanced Learning in Bulgaria Higher Education, International Conference The Technology and Change in Educational Practice, 5-6 Oct 2005, London Knowledge Lab.

Boytcheva S.,  Kovatcheva E. (2005) Development of Adaptive e-Learning System Based on Learning Objects, In Proceedings, International Conference on E-learning , , 2005,Berlin, Germany. pp.  245-254

Nikolova I., Luck P., Kovatcheva E, (2005) E-Learning for Enhancing Management Skills, In Proceedings, International Conference on E-learning , September 6-7, 2005,Berlin, Germany. pp.  235-244

Kovatcheva E., Kommers P., (2004) Web-based youth communities in the light of cyberspace psychology, International Journal of Web Based Communities (IJWBC), Vol.1 - Issue 1 – 2004, pp. 46 - 57

Kovatcheva E. (2003) The Cyberspace impact on the Bulgarian students, Int. Conference on Multimedia and Information & Communication Technologies in Education, m-ICTE 2003, Badajoz, Spain, December 3-6,  2003, pp 259-262

Kovatcheva E. (2003) Cyberpsychology – Internet Psychology, Journal PC Magazin, 09, 2003

Kovatcheva E. (2003) ICT Influence on Bulgarian Students, International Congress MASSEE, 2003, Borovetc, Bulgaria, September 15-21, 2003, pp 50-54

Kovatcheva E. (2002) Call Centers - Development Tendencies, Journal Automatics & Informatics, 4, 2002, pp.33-36

Kovatcheva E. (2002) The experience of other. Tendency to development of Call centers, National Conference – Call Centers, 17.05.2002, Sofia

Nikolov R., Stefanov K, Kovatcheva E., Stefanova E. (2001) Centre of Excellence in Information Society Technologies the Role of the University in Capacity Building Outside the University, The Sixth International Conference on Information and Communications Technology in Public Administration ICTPA '01, 28-31.10.2001, Sinaia Romania

Theses:

PhD Thesis: Adaptive eLearning Systems (to appear in Bulgarian language)

MSc Thesis:Cyberpsychology in Education: Based Upon Secondary School Students in BulgariaThelematics Application in Education and Training, Twente University, Eschede, The Netherlands