Research Group

Information Systems and Software Engineering

The research at the information systems and software engineering (ISSE)  group focuses on: 

  • Information systems development and use 
  • Software innovation and start-ups
  • Modeling of information systems and software
  • Safety and security in software engineering
  • User experience and HCI
  • Semantic technologies
  • Cooperation technologies, games and mobile systems
  • ICT and learning
  • Health informatics
  • eGovernment and smart sustainable cities



Pieter Jelle Toussaint

Pieter Jelle Toussaint 
Head of research group


We aim to disseminate our research results to the scientific community through scientific publications. We publish at the highest international level.

View all ISSE publications


Our research activity is organised around research projects. Currently we contribute to the following projects.

EU Projects

Norwegian Projects

Research & Study Programs


IE and NTNU Strategic Research Area


Programmes of study

We have responsibility for programmes of studies on the master level in


Research and business partners associated with our research group.

Main Research Partners

  • University of Oslo (UiO)

Important Business Partners

  • Adresseavisa
  • Telenor
  • Statoil