Learning programming with a game? We held a 1-day workshop for six 10th grade students from a local school to investigate what kind of games lower secondary school students enjoy, which elements that work well in a game for learning programming, and get ideas for a game concept. During the first half of the workshop Read more about User centered design of games for programming[…]
UMI technologies combine Ubiquitous computing, Mobile computing, Internet of Things. They are affecting our personal lives, our professional environments, our social activity, our citizenshipt. Are we ready to exploit the full potential and avoid the risks posed by UMI technologies? How can we prepare the knowledgeable, capable, and consequently, active citizens of tomorrow? What could Read more about Join as in Kyoto for UMIQUE2019[…]
SLERD2019, the 4th International conference on Smart Learning Ecosystems and Regional Development, brings together researchers and practicioners interested in understanding how learning ecosystems can become incubators of social innovation and engines of sustainable regional development. The conference is now calling for special events to be held the day before the conference. Special events might include Read more about SLERD2019, Rome Italy May 2019[…]
Come and join us in Trondheim! We have a PhD/postdoctoral fellowship available in the area of games for privacy awareness – Deadline 27 October.The research is in the context of the project ALeRT. Check here for some information about the work that we are doing.
In the context of an Erasmus+ agreement, Viktoria Pammer-Schindler and Christian Schindler from Graz University are visiting NTNU.
Congratulation to Dag, Erlend, and Torjus! Their work during specialisation and master projects has been summarised into an article that has been accepted for publication at 21th International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning. The paper will appear in the proceedings of the conference by Springer. Well done 🙂 ABSTRACT Supporting the co-design of games for Read more about Designing games for privacy[…]
Our paper Mavroudi, A., M. Divitini, Gianni, F., Mora, S., and D. R. Kvittem (2018). Designing IoT applications in lower secondary schools. 2018 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON), IEEE Press was presented at EDUCON2018 by Anna Mavroudi and won the BEST PAPER AWARD! Well done 🙂
Learning Internet of Things (IoT) by designing interactive board games? ANYBOARD, a platform for the design of interactive board games has been recently used to create engaging and fun learning experiences. By joining forces with the UMI-Sci-Ed project, ANYBOARD researchers have been able to integrate the research platform into an educational scenario, defining relevant learning objectives, related activities, and supporting Read more about ANYBOARD goes to school[…]
In the context of an Erasmus+ agreement with Patras University we had the pleasure to host Prof. Nikos Avouris. While visiting NTNU Prof. Avouris held a course on design of mobile games for learning. A very interesting course that will influence our work in the future. We also learned more about current research at Read more about Prof. Avouris visiting NTNU[…]
We are looking for a PhD to work on games to promote privacy awareness! This is a newly funded NFR project with an excellent consortium. Join us 🙂 The fellowship is connected to the IKTPLUSS project ALerT, Awareness Learning Tools for Data Sharing Everywhere. The project aims to develop tools for evoking awareness about personal Read more about We are hiring[…]