Dr. Gianluca Miscione

Home university: 
University College Dublin, Irland
Date of the visit: 
7. October 2018 to 21. October 2018
  • About

    Gianluca Miscione is Assistant Professor and director of the UCD Centre for Innovation Technology and Organization. He is P.I. of Coding Value research project, which started on digital currencies and is now expanding into blockchain applications. He joined the group of Management Information Systems at the School of Business of University College Dublin in June 2012. Previously he worked as Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation, University of Twente, Netherlands. He received his Ph.D. in Information Systems and Organization from the Sociology Department of the University of Trento, with a research on telemedicine in the Amazon developed also at the Sociology Department of Binghamton University New York and School of International Service of American University in Washington DC. Then, he joined the Department of Informatics of the University of Oslo, where I developed my research on information infrastructures on the global scale.

    He conducted and contributed to research in Europe, Latin America, India, East Africa, and on the Internet (on map: https://goo.gl/xcL9FH). The focus remained on the interplay between technologies and organizing processes with a specific interest on innovation, development, organizational change, social networks, and trust. His approach is informed by qualitative and mixed methodologies.

    Dr. Gianluca Miscione is visiting the Institute for Information Systems at the chair of Prof. Dr. Stefan Klein.