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Thomas Mejtoft

Thomas Mejtoft is an Associate Professor of Media Technology at Umeå University.

Educational qualifications: Distinguished university teacher

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X, Håken Gullessons väg 20, Teknikhuset, TEK.D.403 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

Thomas Mejtoft is an Associate Professor of Media Technology at Umeå University, Sweden, appointed Excellent Teacher. He has been a Visiting Associate Professor and visiting scholar at the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and is frequent as lecturer and visiting scholar at the School of Business and Law at Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia. During 2011-2023 he was the director of the five-year integrated Master of Science study program in Interaction Technology and Design. 

Thomas hold dual MSc degrees in Engineering Physics and Business from Umeå University and a PhD in Media Technology from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. His research and teaching interests include not only media technology, interaction technology, interaction design and students’ learning, but also digitalization, value creation, concurrent sourcing, marketing issues and technological changes connected to the media and the media industry.

Thomas was the recipient of the Faculty of Science and Technology’s Pedagogical Prize in 2016 for his efforts to inspire students and teachers to take part in creative high quality education. In 2023 he was awarded as a part of a International Entrepreneurial Partnership Program Team the Vide-Chancellor's Staff Excellence Award for outstanding contribution to students learning at Edith Cowan University (ECU) in Perth, Australia. His work has been published in international journals and has been presented at numerous international conferences within different areas including best paper awards at the ANZMAC and the CHI conferences.

For more information: www.mejtoft.se

37th Bled eConference resilience through digital innovation: enabling the twin transition: June 9 – 12, 2024, Bled, Slovenia, conference proceedings, Maribor: University of Maribor 2024 : 453-462
Wahlroos, Alex; Freidovich, Leonid; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
Proceedings of the International CDIO Conference, NTNU SEED 2023 : 470-480
Blöcker, Christopher; Mejtoft, Thomas; Norgren, Nina
Book of Proceedings for the 51st Annual Conference of the European Society for Engineering Education: Engineering Education for Sustainability, Proceedings, SEFI 2023 : 2486-2495
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Fong-Emmerson, Melissa; et al.
IVSP '23: proceedings of the 2023 5th international conference on image, video and signal processing, New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 2023 : 183-190
Mejtoft, Thomas; Emma, Parsjö; Norberg, Ole; et al.
IVSP '23: Proceedings of the 2023 5th International Conference on Image, Video and Signal Processing, ACM Digital Library 2023 : 95-100
Mejtoft, Thomas; Lindahl, Håkan; Norberg, Ole; et al.
ECCE '23: Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics 2023
Mejtoft, Thomas; Vejbrink Starbrink, Nike; Roos Morales, Carla; et al.
AI Education Kaleidoscope, Umeå, Sweden, April 19, 2023
Mårell-Olsson, Eva; Mejtoft, Thomas
36th Bled eConference – digital economy and society: the balancing actfor digital innovation in times of instability, Maribor: University of Maribor, University Press 2023 : 393-405
Rosenlind, Emma; Söderström, Ulrik; Norberg, Ole; et al.
ECCE '23: proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics 2023 : responsible technology, community, culture, and sustainability
Söderström, Ulrik; Harlin, Olivia; Norberg, Ole; et al.
ECCE '23: Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics 2023
Tjärnhage, Anja; Söderström, Ulrik; Norberg, Ole; et al.
50th annual conference of the European society for engineering education: Proceedings : 1872-1877
Brink, Suzanne; Schedin, Staffan; Vikström, Susanne; et al.
The 18th International CDIO Conference: Proceedings – Full Papers, Reykjavik: Reykjavik University 2022 : 453-464
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Blöcker, Christopher
Health and Technology, Springer 2022, Vol. 12, (5) : 911-922
Mejtoft, Thomas; Lindahl, Olof; Öhberg, Fredrik; et al.
AI Education Kaleidoscope event, Umeå, Sweden, June 10, 2022
Mårell-Olsson, Eva; Mejtoft, Thomas
AI for Good? TAIGAs invigningskonferens, Umeå, Sverige, 26-28 oktober 2022
Mårell-Olsson, Eva; Mejtoft, Thomas
ECCE '22: proceedings of the 33rd European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics
Söderström, Ulrik; Larsson, William; Lundqvist, Max; et al.
Introduktion till medieteknik, Lund: Studentlitteratur AB 2021 : 107-119
Mejtoft, Thomas; Berglund, Stefan
8:e Utvecklingskonferensen för Sveriges ingenjörsutbildningar: Detaljerat program
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Blöcker, Christopher
34th Bled eConference: Digital Support from Crisis to Progressive Change: conference proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor Press 2021 : 397-408
Mejtoft, Thomas; Frängsmyr, Erik; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
34th Bled econference: digital support from crisis to progressive change: conference proceedings, Maribor: University of Maribor University Press 2021 : 405-416
Mejtoft, Thomas; Hedlund, Jonathan; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
ACM International Conference Proceeding Series
Mejtoft, Thomas; Lagerhjelm, Linus; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
Interaction and Media Technology Report Series, 2 / 2021
Mejtoft, Thomas; Söderström, Ulrik; Norberg, Ole; et al.
The international journal of information and learning technology, Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2021, Vol. 38, (4) : 393-411
Mårell-Olsson, Eva; Mejtoft, Thomas; Tovedal, Sofia; et al.
Marketing Intelligence & Planning, Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2020, Vol. 38, (5) : 587-601
Cripps, Helen; Singh, Abhay; Mejtoft, Thomas; et al.
33rd Bled eConference: Enabling Technology for a Sustainable Society: conference proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor University Press 2020 : 185-200
Cripps, Helen; Singh, Abhay; Mejtoft, Thomas; et al.
The 16th International CDIO Conference: Proceedings – Full Papers. Volume 2(2), Gothenburg: Chalmers University of Technology/CDIO Initiative 2020 : 196-205
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Berglund, Stefan; et al.
33rd Bled eConference - Enabling Technology for a Sustainable Society: June 28 – 29, 2020, Online Conference Proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor University Press 2020 : 147-158
Mejtoft, Thomas; Lindmark, Tonje; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
nu2020: Abstractbok : 207-208
Winka, Katarina; Bränberg, Agneta; Bek, Anders; et al.
Medicinteknikdagarna 2019, Linköping, Sweden, 2-3 oktober, 2019
Mejtoft, Thomas; Andersson, Britt M.; Pommer, Linda; et al.
Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2019: helhetssyn på undervisning – kropp, känsla och kognition i akademin, Umeå: Universitetspedagogik och lärandestöd (UPL), Umeå universitet 2019 : 43-44
Mejtoft, Thomas; Berglund, Stefan; Helen, Cripps
32nd Bled eConference: Humanizing Technology for a Sustainable Society: Conference Proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor Press 2019 : 1099-1107
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Berglund, Stefan; et al.
ECCE 2019: Proceedings of the 31st European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, New York, NY: ACM Press 2019 : 41-44
Mejtoft, Thomas; Hale, Sarah; Söderström, Ulrik
7:e utvecklingskonferensen för Sveriges ingenjörsutbildningar, Luleå tekniska universitet, Sverige, 27-28 november, 2019
Mejtoft, Thomas; Helen, Cripps; Berglund, Stefan
32nd Bled eConference: Humanizing Technology for a Sustainable Society: Conference Proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor Press 2019 : 411-425
Mejtoft, Thomas; Hellman, David; Söderström, Ulrik
32nd Bled eConference: Humanizing Technology for a Sustainable Societ: Conference Proceedings, Maribor, Slovenia: University of Maribor Press 2019 : 427-442
Mejtoft, Thomas; Ristiniemi, Charlotte; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2019: helhetssyn på undervisning – kropp, känsla och kognition i akademin, Umeå: Universitetspedagogik och lärandestöd (UPL), Umeå universitet 2019 : 45-45
Mejtoft, Thomas; Winka, Katarina
Perspectives on Wearable Enhanced Learning (WELL): Current Trends, Research, and Practice, Springer 2019 : 367-384
Mårell-Olsson, Eva; Mejtoft, Thomas; Kinert, Jenny
Proceedings of the 31st European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, New York, NY: ACM Press 2019 : 92-95
Söderström, Ulrik; Carlsson, Lovisa; Mejtoft, Thomas
ECCE 2019: Proceedings of the 31st European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, New York, NY: ACM Press 2019 : 108-113
Söderström, Ulrik; Hellman, Måns; Mejtoft, Thomas
31st Bled eConference Digital Transformation: Meeting the Challenges. Conference Proceedings, Maribor: University of Maribor Press 2018 : 317-330
Fahlman, Emma; Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen
Proceedings of the 36th European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics
Mejtoft, Thomas; Långström, Arvid; Söderström, Ulrik
Proceedings från 6:e Utvecklingskonferensen för Sveriges ingenjörsutbildningar, Göteborg: Chalmers tekniska högskola 2018 : 94-96
Mejtoft, Thomas; Söderström, Ulrik
Proceedings of the 36th European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics
Söderström, Ulrik; Bååth, Martin; Mejtoft, Thomas
ECUlture 2017: Assuring Learning, 2017
Cripps, Helen; Mejtoft, Thomas; Abhay, Singh
Interaction and Media Technology Report Series, 1:2017
Mejtoft, Thomas
ANZMAC 2017: Marketing for Impact: Conference Proceedings, Melbourne: RMIT University 2017 : 271-278
Mejtoft, Thomas; Cripps, Helen; Bahtiri, Blerand; et al.
Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics 2017 (ECCE 2017), ACM Digital Library 2017 : 113-120
Mejtoft, Thomas; Lindberg, Lena; Söderström, Ulrik; et al.
The 13th International CDIO Conference: Proceedings – Full Papers, Calgary AB, Canada: University of Calgary 2017 : 386-395
Mejtoft, Thomas; Vesterberg, Jimmy
Universitetspedagogiska konferensen 2017: undervisning i praktiken – föreläsning, flexibelt eller mitt emellan?, Umeå: Universitetspedagogik och lärandestöd (UPL), Umeå universitet 2017 : 38-41
Mejtoft, Thomas; Vesterberg, Jimmy

Research groups

Head of research
Digital Media Lab (DML)

Research projects

1 September 2020 until 28 February 2022

Thomas Mejtoft is an Associate Professor of Media Technology. His teaching interest is focused primarily on interaction technology, media technology, value creation, academic writing, prototyping, and business innovation.