People

The eLab team consists in about ten collaborators, with different professional profiles:

Lorenzo Cantoni

Lorenzo Cantoni

Scientific Director

Lorenzo Cantoni is full professor at USI – Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano – Switzerland), he is currently director of the Institute for Communication Technologies and scientific director of the laboratories webatelier.net, NewMinE Lab: New Media in Education Lab, and eLab: eLearning Lab.

Stefano Tardini

Stefano Tardini

Executive Director

Stefano Tardini is the executive director of eLab, the eLearning Lab of USI, since its foundation in 2004.

Christian Milani

Christian Milani

Software Engineer

Christian Milani was born and raised in Mendrisio and in 2003 graduated in computer science from SUPSI. Since January 2004, he is an eLab research assistant at USI.

Anna Picco-Schwendener

Anna Picco-Schwendener was born in Zürich and moved to Lugano in 1998 in order to study Communication Sciences. Currently she is a researcher at the eLab and NewMinE Lab where she is involved in different projects.

Mattia Pera

Mattia Pera

Graphic Designer

Mattia Pera è un giovane designer in comunicazione visiva e si occupa principalmente di curare il design dei prodotti web, cartacei e video dell'eLab.

Yann Cuttaz

Yann Cuttaz

Software Developer

Yann Cuttaz was born in Geneva and moved in 2005 to Ticino. Since October 2014, he works as a Developer at eLab.

Goran Josic

Goran Josic

Software Engineer

Goran Josic is technical collaborator at eLab. Graduated at SUPSI in Manno as computer scientist in 2003, he has been working at eLab since 2004.

Shondel Bervini Monkow

Shondel Bervini Monkow was born in Mendrisio in 1992. From January 2015 she collaborates at the eLab as a filmaker.

Riccardo Mazza

Riccardo Mazza

Software Engineer

Riccardo Mazza is graduated in Computer Sciences graduate at the university of Pisa in Italy. In 2004 he received a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences at the University of Lugano with a dissertation on the visual representation of students' tracking data in Web-based distance education.

Giorgia Mora

Giorgia Mora

Instructional Designer

Giorgia Mora was born in Lugano and, in 2010, she moved to Fribourg in order to study Educational Science.Since February 2016, Giorgia is part of the eLab’s team and she is involved in several eLearning projects, in particular the MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) promoted by the University (USI).

Laura Libertino

Laura Libertino

Instructional Designer

Laura Libertino, grew up in Locarno, she joined USI as instructional designer in March 2016.