Seiji Isotani is an Educational Technologist, Scientist and Innovator. He holds the positions of Associate Professor of Computer Science and Co-Director of the Applied Computing in Education Laboratory at the University of São Paulo. He is also the co-founder of two startup companies that have won several innovation awards in the field of education and semantic technology. His main research topics are: Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS), Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL), Ontologies and Semantic Web, Dynamic/Interactive Geometry, and technology-enhanced learning.
Isotani’s research group focuses on understanding how computational technologies can be designed and improved to create smart learning environments that help students to achieve robust learning.