Valentina Nisi

Departamento de Matemática e Engenharias
Universidade da Madeira

Campus Universitário da Penteada
9000-390 Funchal

Telefone: +351 291705117
Fax: +351 291705199
Email: valentina(at)
Office: Room 2.89

Actividade Profissional

  • Professora Auxiliar, Universidade da Madeira, Portugal, desde 2008
  • Founder and Interaction Designer and producer at FattoriaMediale, media and culture foundation, Amsterdam, Holland, 2006-2007
  • Lecturer on Interactive Narrative, MSc Multimedia Systems, Trinity College Dublin, 2007
  • Researcher, Distributed Systems research Group,Trinity College Dublin, Ireland 2005-2006
  • Research Assistant, MIT Media Lab Europe, Ireland, 2001-2005

Habilitações Académicas

  • PhD in Location Aware Narratives, 2008
  • Diploma in Screenwriting, 2006
  • MSc Multimedia Systems, (First Class Honours), 2000
  • Ba in Fine Arts (First Class Honours), 1998

Áreas de Investigação

  • Interaction Design
  • Service Design
  • Mobile, Location Aware Multimedia Narratives and Applications


  • Nisi, V., Oakley, I. & Haahr, M. (2008). "Location-Aware Multimedia Stories: Bringing Together Real and Virtual Spaces". To appear in Artech 2008 proceedings, Porto, Portugal.
  • Nisi, V, Oakley, I. & Haahr, M., (2007). "Evaluating inner city locative media" in the proceedings of the Workshop on Mobile Spatial Interaction, at ACM CHI'07, San Jose, CA.
  • Nisi V; Oakley I; Haahr M. (2006). Inner City Locative Media: Design and Experience of a Location-Aware Mobile Narrative for the Dublin Liberties Neighborhood“, Intelligent Agent, vol. 6 no. 2 August 2006.
  • Nisi, V, Oakley, I, & Haahr, M. (2006). "Community Networked Tales: Stories and Place of a Dublin" in the proceedings of the ISEA 2006 Symposium, San Jose, CA.
  • Nisi, V., Wood, A., Davenport, G. & Oakley, I. (2004). "HopStory: An Interactive, Location-Based Narrative Distributed in Time and Space" in the proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Technologies for Interactive Digital Storytelling and Entertainment (TIDSE'04), Darmstadt, Germany, LNCS 3105, Springer-Verlag, pp132-141.
  • Nisi V; Davenport G; Haahr M. (2004). “A Mediated Portrait of the Dublin Liberties “, in the book: Spark! Design and Locality Conference (Oslo, Norway, May 2004). pp. 84-91.
  • Nisi V; Haahr M. (2004). “Weird View: Interactive Multilinear Narratives and Real-Life Community Stories”, Crossings: eJournal of Art and Technology, vol. 4 iss. 1, December 2004.