Dr. Diana Andone is the Director of the eLearning Center of Politehnica University of Timisoara, responsible for planning and implementing eLearning. She runs the team who developed and assure daily integration of the university award wining Virtual Campus CVUPT. She is also lecturer at the Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania, in the area of multimedia, interactive and web technologies. She is passionate about the ubiquitous access to technologies and how they can be used to improve people’s life.
Diana Andone holds a PhD in Designing eLearning Spaces for Digital Students with University of Brighton, UK, an MA in European Studies, an “Learning about Open Learning”, postgraduate distance education course at the Herriott-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK; an MSc in Artificial Intelligence at the Politehnica University of Timisoara, Romania. She attended different specializations in universities in UK, France, Finland, Greece, Germany. Since 1998 she teaches course modules in universities from UK, France, Finland, Italy and Greece.
Mark Frydenberg is a Senior Lecturer of Computer Information Systems at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. He also serves as the Director of the university’s CIS Sandbox, a technology social learning space that prepares students to succeed in a technology-driven business world.
Mark holds an MS in Computer Science from Northeastern University, and teaches courses in IT concepts, web development, and technology trends. His research focuses on flipped and collaborative learning, and pedagogies for engaging students with technology. Mark is also an author of Technology for Success, and its predecessor Discovering Computers, technology concepts textbooks published by Cengage Learning. Mark frequently presents on teaching and learning with new technologies at conferences and training events throughout the US and Europe.