Professor and Department Head, the Department of Computer Science, NTNU, Norway
Letizia Jaccheri (Ph.D. from Politecnico di Torino, Italy) is Professor and Department Head at the Department of Computer Science at NTNU. She has published more than 100 papers in International conferences and journals and two books, available at her website. Jaccheri teaches IT courses and supervises students at various levels since 1994. As department head she has overall responsibility of all research and innovation activities at the department with several NFR, EU and Industry funded projects. She is independent director of Reply with 6000 employees worldwide. Letizia is thankful to be able to work for recruiting and retaining diverse people to IT. IT is so important for the future and as many as possible must contribute to shape the new digital world.