We design digital artefacts as medium of emancipatory actions that allow the emergence and connection of publics – groups of people concerned with social issues.  We try to build digital commons, resources which are  collectively managed.


Key projects

  • Smart Campus
  • Citta’ Educante

Key publications

De Angeli, A., Bordin, S., Menéndez Blanco, M. (2014). Infrastructuring Participatory Development in Information Technology. Proceedings of the 13th Participatory Design Conference. New York: ACM, 11:20.

Teli, M., Bordin, S., Menendez Blanco, M., Orabona, G., and A. De Angeli (2015). Public design of digital commons in urban places: A case study, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 81: 17-30

Hakken, D., Andrews, B. and M. Teli (forthocoming, 2015). Beyond Capital: Values, Commons, Computing, and the Search for a Viable Future, New York, NY: Routledge