Lorenzo Cantoni


Director of Webatelier.net.

Faculty of Communication, University of Lugano, Switzerland

Lorenzo Cantoni is full professor at Università della Svizzera italiana (University of Lugano, Switzerland), Faculty of Communication Sciences. He is Dean of the Faculty, and scientific director of the laboratories webatelier.net: eTourism research and development Lab, NewMinE Lab: New Media in Education Lab, and eLab: eLearning Lab.

His research interests are where communication, education and new media overlap, ranging from computer-mediated communication to usability, from eTourism to eLearning, from ICT4D to eGovernment.

Lorenzo Cantoni is member of the board of IFITT, the International Federation for Information Technologies in Travel and Tourism, and of JITT, The Journal of Information Technology and Tourism. In 2011 he has been chair of ENTER, the leading international conference in the eTourism field.

More info on his blog: http://newmine.blogspot.com.

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