Davide Spallazzo

Davide Spallazzo has a PhD in Design and is Assistant Professor at Department of Design, Politecnico di Milano. He mainly researches and lectures in the field of Interaction Design, interweaving design and technology with Communication, Product and Interior Design.

Over the years, he investigated in theory and practice the role of digital technologies in everyday life, envisioning innovative ways to foster learning and social engagement. His study focused in particular on the employment of mobile technologies and mobile gaming as a way to foster education and social engagement in cultural contexts. He leads courses at the School of Design of Politecnico di Milano and has been involved in several national and international research projects concerning the use mobile technologies, virtual and augmented reality and gaming for museums, historic monuments, archives and for tourism. He authored scientific essays and articles and presented his research in national and international contexts.