Manuel Oliveira


is Senior Research Scientist at SINTEF. His research interests include social media, serious games, user engagement, gamification, user behaviour change, virtual environments, and mixed reality. Recent projects include the MyNeighbourhood EU project where he co-developed a gamification methodology that allows citizens to gamify their co-designed services; and ManuSkills where he designed several serious games with the aim of attracting young talent to manufacturing education. In 2012, he founded HighSkillz, a start-up focused on the development of game-based solutions for competence development and user engagement. He has more than 100 refereed conference and journal publications to date.


Last update: January 2016


Articles published on IXD&A:


Smart Neighbourhood Learning - the case of MyNeighbourhood, N. 27, 2016, pp. 66 - 78, abstractdownload