University of Vienna doctoral candidate visits KO & First Nations about homepages

Philipp Budka, a doctoral candidate at the University of Vienna, is back in Sioux Lookout (click here to see previous KNEWS story about Philipp's 2006 visit).

He arrived by train on Wednesday after attending the CRACIN workshop in Montreal where he presented a paper on Over the next two months Philipp is hoping to meet with as many people as possible to discuss their interest and use of

He is interested in travelling to as many First Nations as possible across the region to gather stories and meet the people who are users. Next week, Philipp will be travelling to Mishkeegogamang with Tina Kakepetum-Schultz.

Philipp created an online meeting space at to share information about his research and to gather feedback and stories. EVERYONE is invited to join in these discussions and to help us better understand why is important to the people who use this online resource.

Please visit this online meeting space and joining into the discussions about Click here to go directly to the discussion forums that have been started (everyone can start their own discussion thread).