Scientific Publications

Dionísio, Mara; Silva, Cláudia; Nisi, Valentina (2019). Fostering interaction between locals and visitors by designing a community-based tourism platform on a Touristic Island. INTERACT 2019. Springer.

Silva, Cláudia; Prandi, Catia; Ferreira, Marta; Nisi, Valentina; Nunes, J. Nuno (2019).Towards Locative Systems for, and by, Children: A Cognitive Map Study of Children’s Perceptions and Design Suggestions. Creativity and Cognition. (C&C19). San Diego, California, US (2019). ACM. Best Pictorial Award.

Silva, Cláudia; Prandi, Catia; Ferreira, Marta; Nisi, Valentina; Nunes, J. Nuno (2019). See the World through the eyes of a child. Learning from children’s cognitive maps for the design of child-targeted locative systems. Designing Interactive Systems (DIS). San Diego, California, US. (2019). ACM. Honourable Mention Pictorial Award.

Silva, Cláudia. Spatial Participation Gap: towards a conceptual perspective on locative storytelling creation (2018). ICIDS (International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling). December, 2018. Springer.

Peter Lyle, Mariacristina Sciannamblo, Cláudia Silva and Maurizio Teli (2018). Communication in Infrastructuring, or Tales from a Collaborative Project. In Proceedings of the 30th Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction (OZCHI ’18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 5 Pages. Forthcoming. December, 2018.

Silva, C., Mora, Adolfo, & Straubhaar, Joseph. (2018). Critical Importance of Emphasising Working-Class Parents in Digital Inclusion: A US Latino/a Case StudyThe Journal of Community Informatics14(1). Retrieved from

Silva, C., Palmer, L., Nisi, V., & Straubhaar, J. (2018). Teaching social history through locative media: a case study in Austin, Texas. Anuario Electrónico de Estudios en Comunicación Social. Disertaciones, 12(1).

Silva, Cláudia; Nisi, Valentina; Straubhaar, Joseph. (2018). I blamed this all on moving to Texas: Fostering Sense of Place through Locative Literature among US Latina Girls.MATLIT: Materialities of Literature, [S.l.], v. 6, n. 2, p. 149-166, aug. 2018. ISSN 2182-8830. Available at: <>.

Silva, C; Nisi, V; Straubhaar, J.D. (2017). Share yourself first: exploring strategies for the creation of locative content for and by low-literacy communities. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Communities and Technologies (C&T ’17), 10 pages. DOI: 10.1145/3083671.308369. ACM. New York, NY, USA, 10 pages.

Silva,C., Bettencourt, A., Dionisio, M., Castro, D., Dionisio, D., Teixeira, D., Nisi, V. (2017). Há-Vita: A Transmedia Platform about Madeira’s Nature and Culture.In Proceedings of the SustainIT. IFIP.

Nisi, Valentina; Dionísio, Mara; Silva, Cláudia; Castro, Deborah; Dionísio, Dina; Radeta, Marko; Bala, Paulo; Nunes, Nuno (2016). “‘Echoes of Nature’: a transmedia project to foster dialogue about the natural capital of Madeira island”. Workshop on Exploring New Approaches to Narrative Modeling and Authoring, ICIDS 2016, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Springer.

Silva, Claudia (2014). Back to the Future of News: looking at locative media principles in the pre-news era. Austin, Texas: #ISOJ. Vol.4, No 1. 23-42pp.

Silva, Cláudia (2014).The WebTV withinPortugal-Brazil: definitions,trends and developments. Revista Comunicação e Sociedade. Universidade Metodista de SÃo Paulo. Brasil. (Not on locative media, paper in Portuguese)


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