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  • In-depth blockchain research at Harvard

    [29 Nov 2018] Assistant professor Juho Lindman is invited as a visiting scholar to the SCANCOR-Weatherhead Partnership at Harvard University during spring 2019. Juhos time in Boston will be a period for research and writing on his special interest blockchain.

  • Academia meets practice in succesful communication pitch

    [12 Nov 2018] Academia meets practice in the course ¿Strategic Communication and Leadership¿: Five junior communication agencies, composed of ¿Master in Communication¿ students, pitched innovative communications concepts to the West Sweden Chamber of Commerce on November 8, 2018. Mårten Westlund and Karin Duneberg of the West Sweden Chamber of Commerce award the prize Best Pitch and Presentation to the junior agency Glocal Strategical Communications. Glocal strategical communications is from left to right: Jingjie Weng, King Wai Ma, Caroline Wiklund and Matilda Reinhold as well as Sophia Håkansson who could not join her team on the day of the pitch.

  • Application open for international students

    [8 Nov 2018] With a degree from one of our IT programmes the doors to an interesting professional life will be open for you, and there are possibilities within more areas than you can imagine.

  • Award winning SCDI research

    [17 Aug 2018] The European Research Paper of the Year award recognizes the best, most solid and relevant European research papers of the past year. Fredrik Svahn, Lars Mathiassen, and Rikard Lindgren was recently awarded the Runner-up for their MIS Quarterly article ¿Embracing Digital Innovation in Incumbent Firms: How Volvo Cars Managed Competing Concerns¿. The prize was received June 11, during the CIONext conference in Brussels.

  • The engineer who switched to informatics - meet Fredrik Svahn

    [13 Aug 2018] As a recently graduated engineer in the late 1990's Fredrik Svahn early discovered the tension that appeared in large projects when traditional industry production went over to use digital software. Many years later Fredrik has started a research project where the intention is to do a survey of how Volvo Cars integrates the mechanics with modern electronics.

  • Research field: Citizen Science - interview with Marisa Ponti

    [4 Jul 2018] Marisa Ponti will spend a year of absence at the EU Commission's Joint Research Centre located in Ispra, Italy, working in the research programme "Digitranscope: Digital Transformation and Governance of Human Society".

  • From the Spring Ceremony 2018

    [27 Jun 2018] The 4th of June it was time for the annual Spring Ceremony at the IT Faculty. Here are the photos!

  • New management appointed for the IT Faculty

    [19 Jun 2018] Dick Stenmark is appointed new Dean and Miroslaw Staron is appointed new Pro Dean for the IT Faculty, starting 1st of July, 2018.

  • Vacancies - Senior Lecturers, Lecturers, PhD-student and Student worker

    [28 May 2018] We are now searching for 1-2 Senior Lecturers in Informatic (temporary), 1-2 Lecturers in Communication and 1-2 Senior Lecturers in Applied IT towards Educational Science, as well as 1 PhD-student in Informatic and Student worker.

  • Four million SEK for research on seniors' technology use

    [11 Apr 2018] Alexandra Weilenmann, associate professor in applied information technology, has been granted SEK 4,200,000 from the Kamprad Family Foundation for Entrepreneurship, Research and Charity for the three year research project ¿Digitala seniorer: anpassningsbara användargränssnitt möjliggör fortsatt teknikanvändning i takt med åldrandet¿.

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