9th International workshop on

Interactive Environments

and Emerging Technologies for


will be held in conjunction with

17th International Conference on Information Technology Based Higher Education and Training,

Olhao, Algarve, Portugal, April 26-28, 2018

Keynote speaker

Dr. Filippo Sciarrone, University RomaTre, Italy

Title: Machine Learning and Learning Analytics: integrating data with learning
The goal of this talk is to give a state of the art of Machine Learning applied to ELearning with particular reference to Learning Analytics research.
Bio: Dr. Filippo Sciarrone is a fellow researcher since 1994, at the University RomaTre, where he has been collaborating in research activities of the Artificial Intelligence research group, and received his Ph.D. with a dissertation on user modeling. Since three years he has also initiated a collaboration with Sapienza University in Rome. He has conducted several projects of industrial concern, in particular in the fields of user modeling and student modeling. He has led several research laboratories of companies for the production of algorithms and innovative systems for human resource management and for teaching-oriented recommendation systems. His research interests are in the design of hybrid architectures, machine learning and systems to support learning and teaching.