is a university professor and researcher. Is Invited Professor at Higher School of Technology and Management, Polytechnic Institute of Maia (IPMAIA), Portugal and invited Professor at the Communication Sciences and Information Technologies Department, University Institute of Maia (ISMAI), Portugal. She focuses and develops her research in the “Information and Communication in Digital Platforms” area – “Information Systems and Usability” context. She is involved in practice-based research on projects such as “teaching foreign language for children with dyslexia using immersive technologies and Virtual reality” and she also develops research focused on digital art preservation in ObEmMa – Scientific Observatory of Electronic Music and Media Art – UP (Porto University). She is member of CITCEM-Digital Culture Research Department (UP), Portugal, CITEI – Research Center for Technologies and Intermedia Studies (ISMAI), Portugal and Ni2- Research Center (IPMAIA), Portugal.