Mobile Life VINN Excellence Centre Phase II
|Stockholms universitet - Institutionen för data- och systemvetenskap
|Funding from Vinnova
|SEK 21 000 000
|April 2009 - March 2012
Purpose and goal
As mobile, ubiquitous technology now becomes widespread, the design and evaluation of mobile services i.e. information technology that can be accessed and used in virtually any setting represents a vital area for every aspect of the IT- and telecom industry. The industry must prepare to design services for a sustainable web of work, leisure and ubiquitous technology we can call the mobile life.
Results and expected effects
The Centre will fundamentally change how mobile services are developed, distributed, and used. It will develop: New interaction models and platforms that provide a unified interface across different applications and terminals Efficient and user-oriented methods for developing mobile services A deepened understanding of the unique properties of the future mobile life A future mobile service eco-system where we explore alternative universes for infrastructure, business models and the industry´s new role
Approach and implementation
The centre will adopt a fundamentally user-oriented perspective on services for the future mobile Life.