Susan Moller Ferreira

Universitat Pompeu Fabra
GHC Scholarship sponsored by Google

Susan Moller Ferreira is a PhD Student in the Interactive Technologies Group, Department of Information and Communication Technologies at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF, Barcelona, Spain). She received her masters in Information, Communication and Audiovisual Media Technologies (TICMA) by UPF in 2009. Susan graduated in 2005 in Computer Science from the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil, where she obtained a master degree in Electrical Engineering in 2007. With a background in network management and communication, her current research interests are related to Human Computer Interaction, digital inclusion, Interactive Television and older people.

Question: What other women in computing inspire you and why?

Answer: “Dr. Anita Borg, because of her immense contribution on encouraging women to excel in computing and technology fields.”