5 June, Nafiseh Shabib completed her trial lecture and thesis defence. She will eventually be awarded the PhD degree. Professor John Krogstie has supervised her PhD work at the Information Systems (IS) research group. Co-supervisor have been Professor Jon Atle Gulla, Adjunct Associate Professor Babak Amin Farshchian, and Associate Professor Heri Ramampiaro.
The committee appointed to assess his thesis, trial lecture and defence consisted of; Professor Francesco Ricci (Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy), Professor Rajendra Akerkar (Western Norway Research Institute, Norway), and Associate Professor Pinar Özturk (NTNU). Pinar Özturk was also the administrator of the assessment committee.
Nafiseh's trial lecture was titled: Context Awareness in Recommender Systems
She defended her PhD thesis:
Novel Approaches to Group Recommendation (pdf)