The core team behind the project consisted of researchers from the Gdansk University of Technology, the Austrian University Joanneum Gesellschaft MBH in Graz and the Italian Universita Politecnica delle Marche in Ancona with the support of SEA – the Association for Academic E-learning.
Digital education expert, certified e-learning designer, creator of dozen award-winning products implemented worldwide. Author of world-class innovation granted by National Center for Research and Development and The Book of Trends in Education translated into 6 languages, awarded by the Society of American Publishers. Designer of e-courses, mobile apps, educational platforms, interactive textbooks. PhD candidate at Gdańsk University of Technology.
Experienced e-learning researcher and practitioner. PhD in Linguistics and Diploma in E-learning Design from Heriot-Watt University. Created various online courses and teacher training programmes. Researches e-learning quality for pedagogic gain. Published papers on instructional design and skills development. Authored books on technical writing and e-learning. Developed Polish MOOC platform. Part of the Polish Association of Academic E-learning board.
PhD Eng., assistant professor in Institute of Mechanics and Machine Design. He graduated from postgraduate studies „Research and Development Project Manager – for Researchers”. Supervisor of Horyzont Europa project entitled: New Approach to Innovative Technologies in Manufacturing. He has experience in the field of academic competences and industrial engineering. He organized, supervised and participated in the implementation of several dozen domestic and foreign projects, also as a manager of 2 Erasmus+ projects.
A highly skilled professional with over 20 years of experience as a translator of English specializing in technical language from such areas as mechanics and machine construction, aviation, materials science, civil engineering. Creator of his own technical language courses for students, conducted online and stationary as well. He currently works in the Project Team at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Ship Technology of Gdansk University of Technology. He was a member of the project teams in several projects dedicated to vocational study courses with online components.
Art director, graphic designer, illustrator. She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk, majoring in Intermedia, where she gained extensive knowledge in the field of video editing, animation, audio editing and many others. Then she successfully completed her master’s degree in Graphic Design. Interested in projects that have a social benefit and impact on the environment, education or touch on socially difficult issues.
Mariusz Deja received his M.Sc., Ph.D. and D.Sc. degrees in Mechanical Engineering in 1993, 2001 and 2014 respectively. He is currently an associate professor and the head of the Department of Manufacturing and Production Engineering at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Ship Technology, Gdańsk University of Technology in Poland. His research interests are advanced subtractive and additive technologies and the modelling of manufacturing processes.
Assistant professor at the Department of Information Engineering (DII) of the UNIVPM in Ancona. Head of the Laboratory of Modeling Analysis and Control of dynamical Systems and scientific member of the Italian InterUniversity Center for the Marine Environment (ISME) scientific board, where he cooperates with the Italian Navy and NATO. An author of about 115 publications. Awarded the Gold Trident from the International Academy of Underwater Sciences and Techniques for his outstanding work in the field of underwater robotics.
An engineer who graduated from the faculty of Engineering and Architecture at the UNIVPM. She is a Research Fellow in the Department of Information Engineering. Ph.D. student at the Kent School of Architecture and Planning, University of Kent. Her skills involve 3D modeling with theoretical approaches interested in the enhancement and economic-social development of the heritage. Her international profile combines the disciplines at three universities in Italy, England and Spain.
A PostDoc researcher and a contract professor of Manufacturing Models And Optimization at the Department of Engineering Information of UNIVPM. For the “Fondazione ITS Nuove Tecnologie per il Made in Italy” she developed and held the course on real-time systems. For the National Institute of Documentation, Innovation and Research in Education, she is an expert on Educational Robotics and design elearning resources to disseminate STEAM methodologies to fight gender stereotypes.
A civil engineer with a keen interest in technology and digital innovation in technical and practical fields. He graduated from the faculty of Building Engineering and Architecture, where he also worked as Research Fellow in the Department of Information Engineering. During his studies, he focused on building construction management and modelling through BIM technology since he saw it as a resource to improve the efficiency and reduce waste in the building industry to go towards a more sustainable world.
She received the bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering and the master’s degree (cum laude) in Computer and Automation Engineering at Università Politecnica delle Marche. Currently, she is a PhD Student at the Department of Information Engineering (DII) of the same university. Her research activity is focused on underwater robotics and concerns the study, modelling and optimization of marine vehicles, through digital twins’ study and max-plus algebra framework.
A PostDoc researcher and a contract professor at the UNIVPM. Participated in the Student Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Challenge – Europe (SAUC-E) in La Spezia, Italy, at the NATO Undersea Research Centre (NURC), where the submitted bio-inspired project won the Innovation Award. He worked on navigation algorithms, vision algorithms for industrial systems and submarine robotics. His main research includes navigation, guidance and control of autonomous vehicles, health sensors for divers, automation and modelling of the wastewater treatment plants.
She worked as the head of the adult education department and coordinator for an international project till 2018 in Slovenia. Since 2018 at FHJ her main tasks are developing dual study programs and international projects. Within DIG4LIFE project development of a serious game for teaching and learning in schools, enhancing digital skills for teachers and students, as well as development of learning environments online.
He studied the dual study programme Production Technology and Organization as well as Engineering and Production Management at FH JOANNEUM in Graz. Manuel Pichler gained a lot of experience in industry as an Industrial Engineer in the field of medical technology. Currently he works as a lecturer at the Institute of Applied Production Sciences. Additionally, he leads a project that deals with AR/VR technologies for industrial solutions.
You can find a list of all the authors of our publication at the end of The Big Book of Online Education or in the metrics of e-learning courses.