In 2020, Lero celebrated 15 years of excellence in software research. We invited researchers who have worked with Lero over this period to share their stories, challenges and successes in software research. In these profiles, interviews, videos and photographs you can meet some of the remarkable researchers who have helped to make Lero so successful and who are at the cutting edge of software research in Ireland and internationally.

 

Dr Anita Finnegan

Founder and CEO
Nova Leah
 

Dr Klaas-Jan Stol

 
Lecturer at UCC
 

Dr Fayola Peters

 
Graduate Data Analytics Developer
 

Prof. Pär Ågerfalk

 
Professor at Uppsala University
 

Prof. Ita Richardson

 
Professor at University of Limerick
 

Dr Liliana Pasquale

 
Assistant Professor at University College Dublin
 

Prof. Andrea Zisman

 
Professor at The Open University
 

Robert McCarthy
 

 
Programme Director, IBM Irish Software Lab
 

Prof. Linda Northrop

 
Lero Advisory Board Member
 
 

Dr Anders Mattsson

 
Lead Architect at Husqvarna Group
 

Prof. Kieran Conboy

 
Co-Principal Investigator, Lero
 

Prof. Derek O'Keeffe

 
Consultant Physician and Professor of Medical Devices
 

Réka Pétercsák

 
Phd Student - Smart City Project Management
 

Prof. John McDonald

 
Funded Investigator, Lero
 

Abeba Birhane

 
PHD Candidate
Cognitive Science