Background and activities
Monica Divitini is Professor in Cooperation Technologies at IDI-NTNU since 2002. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from Aalborg University, Denmark.
Main scientific Grants (recent)
MIRROR, (Unit responsible - proposal prepared with Dr. Birgit Krogstie) IP Co-Funded by EU IST FP7 (project nr. 257617), theme: Technology-enhanced learning, 2010 – 2014, Coordinator: IMC Information Media, Germany - 15 partners across 6 European countries.
NORDIC-LEAF (unit responsible), Nordforsk funded network for researcher training in social and mobile learning, lead by Stockholm University, 8 partners in Nordic countries.
Co-creat (unit responsible), project co-funded by EU LLP2010 on creative collaboration in learning, lead by Oulu University, 8 partners across Europe
FABULA (Project leader) – Project funded by NFR-VERDIKT on seamless networks for transforming the city into an arena for learning. Collaboration among IDI, the Department of Telematics and the Center for ICT and Learning (LIKT) at NTNU 11 MNOK
ASTRA (Unit responsible) – Project co-funded by EU IST-FET on pervasive awareness applications, lead by CTI, Greece with 5 partners. Completed in 2010.
MOTUS (project leader) – Project funded by LIKT-NTNU on Mobile Technology in University Education. Collaboration among IDI, the Programme for teacher education and the Department of Modern Foreign Languages (French group) at NTNU. Completed 2010.
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2021) Code Reuse and Formative Assessment in Secondary Education. IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON.
- (2021) Project-based learning and training of in-service teachers in programming: Projects as a bridge between training and practice. IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON.
- (2021) Teaching Programming in Secondary Schools: Stepping and Stumbling Stones. ID&A Interaction design & architecture(s).
- (2020) Supporting the Co-design of Games for Privacy Awareness. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing. vol. 916.
- (2020) ALerT – Learning about privacy at the time of data sharing everywhere. ERCIM News. vol. 121.
- (2020) In-Service Teacher Training and Self-efficacy. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS).
- (2019) PrivaCity: A Chatbot Game to Raise Privacy Awareness Among Teenagers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). vol. 11913 LNCS.
- (2019) CITY: A Game to Raise Girls’ Awareness About Information Technology. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). vol. 11913 LNCS.
- (2018) Designing IoT Applications for Smart Cities: extending the Tiles Ideation Toolkit. ID&A Interaction design & architecture(s).
- (2018) RapIoT toolkit: Rapid prototyping of collaborative Internet of Things applications. Future generations computer systems. vol. 95.
- (2018) Rapid prototyping internet of things applications for augmented objects: The tiles toolkit approach. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). vol. 11249 LNCS.
- (2017) Identifying Dropout Factors in Information Technology Education: A Case Study. IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON.
- (2017) Entertainment, engagement, and education: Foundations and developments in digital and physical spaces to support learning through making. Entertainment Computing. vol. 21.
- (2017) A case of career consultancy in STEM for youths. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). vol. 10474 LNCS.
- (2017) Motivating students with Mobiles, Ubiquitous applications and the Internet of Things for STEM (MUMI4STEM). IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON.
- (2017) GIRLS AND COMPUTING IN LOWER SECONDARY EDUCATION: The surprisingly unsurprising results of a Norwegian exploratory study. NOKOBIT - Norsk konferanse for organisasjoners bruk av informasjonsteknologi. vol. 25 (1).
- (2016) Technology-enhanced Smart City Learning: a Systematic Mapping of the Literature. ID&A Interaction design & architecture(s). vol. 27.
- (2016) IoT for smart city learning: Towards requirements for an authoring tool. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. vol. 1602.
- (2016) Tiles Cards: a card-based design game for smart objects ecosystems. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. vol. 1602.
- (2016) From interactive surfaces to interactive game pieces in hybrid board games. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments. vol. 8 (5).