Letizia started to lead Experts in Team (EiT) Village in 2003 and has supervised more than 10 villages during the years. She believes that the EiT pedagogical approach that is based on interdisciplinary, independent and creative student work is beneficial for students’ knowledge and growth. Letizia has more than twenty years’ experience with IT projects in education, research, industry, and public sector and she tries to combine the four perspectives for the benefit of the students, who should always be the focus of all activities at university.
Ilias holds a Ph.D. in business management and informatics and is currently Postdoc fellow at the Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU. His teaching and research activities focus on the areas of strategic university-industry R&D partnerships, technology transfer and commercialization, technological entrepreneurship and innovation. Ilias has worked on EU funded projects that support SMEs to innovate, network and grow by promoting innovation through collaboration platforms.