Arianit Kurti, PhD is a studio director at Interactive Institute Swedish ICT in Norrköping.
Dr. Kurti’s research interests are within the areas of mobile systems and pervasive and ubiquitous computing, especially in exploring the use of contextual information for designing and developing innovative services and applications in specific domains. One of the most researched application domain has been the field of technology enhances learning. He has also a strong interest in research cooperation with industry in the field of user engagement, requirements engineering, usability and accessibility studies, interaction design and visualization. Furthermore he has been the project leader for multiple nationally funded as well as EU funded research project in the past years. His research activities are funded by Swedish Knowledge Foundation (KKS), EU commission (EACEA), STINT, Vinnova etc.
Prior joining Interactive Institute Swedish ICT, Dr. Kurti has been working in academia in four different universities in three different countries. He was working as associate professor at the Department of Computer Science at Linnaeus University. Prior he worked at South East European University (Macedonia) from where he also holds a title of Docent in Computer Science. Before that he briefly worked at Blekinge Institute of Technology while his academic career started at University of Prishtina (Kosovo).
Dr. Kurti also teaches courses at master level on web and mobile development and agile development practices at Linnaeus University.