Politecnico di Milano
Department of Electronics and Information
HOC-Hypermedia Open Center
Piazza Leonardo da Vinci 32
Franca Garzotto is an associate professor of Fundamentals of Computing at the Department of Electronics and Information, Politecnico di Milano. She has a Degree in Mathematics from the University of Padova (Italy) and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Politecnico di Milano. She has been active in the hypertext and multimedia since 1988. Her main research interests in these areas are: design models and methodologies, authoring tools, usability evaluation. She has been involved in various European research projects in the above fields. Franca Garzotto was tutorial chair of ECHT'90 and ECHT'92, and member of the program committee of the ACM Hypertext conference in 1991, '92,'93, '94, '96, '97, of the ACM Multimedia Conference in 1995 and 1996, of ICHIM in 1995 and 1997.She served as Program Chair of the International Workshop on Hypermedia Design, held in Montpellier - France in June 1995 (in co-operation with ACMSIGLINK, INRIA, CWI, and GMD). She served as Co-Chair of the International Workshop on Evaluation and Quality Criteria for Multimedia Applications, held at the ACM conference on multimedia - MM'95 - in S. Francisco- CA, November 1995.
Franca presented Design Patterns for Museum Web Sites