Licínio Roque, lir [at] dei.uc.pt
Instituição: Universidade de Coimbra
Licínio Roque obtained a PhD in Informatics Engineering from the University of Coimbra while developing Context Engineering, a socio-technical approach to Information Systems Development. He has been practicing research and development in diverse fields: management information systems, individual and organizational learning, technologies for online communities, and computer games. Over the last 10 years he taught postgraduate courses on Software Engineering, Human-Computer Interaction, Ludic Learning Contexts, Game Studies and Development, using studio and project-based methodologies. He also teaches a course on game design as strategy for exploring cultural heritage as part of the EuroMACHS European Master Program. Currently, he does research on design and technologies for multiplayer online games as learning contexts in diverse fields of knowledge. He is co-founder of Tapestry Software, a media design companybased in Coimbra, Portugal, specialized on MMOG technologies.