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Andri Ioannou (female) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University of Technology, Director of the Cyprus Interaction Research Lab (https://www.cyprusinteractionlab.com/), and Team Leader of the “Educational Media for Education and Edutainment” research group of the Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies (RISE). Andri has a PhD in Educational Technology and an MA in Education both from the University of Connecticut (USA), and a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Cyprus. Her research contributes to key areas of educational technology, including the (i) design and evaluation of technology-enhanced learning environments, (ii) use of technology to support skills within a 21st-century framework including problem-solving, collaboration, metacognition, and “living in the world” skills, (iii) design of embodied, playful and gameful learning using technology, and (iv) technology integration in all levels of education. Andri loannou has a track record of more than 75 peer-reviewed scientific publications in highly cited international journals and conferences (for example: Educational Technology Research and Development (ETRD), Educational Technology and Society, Computers in Human Behavior, Interacting with Computers, Behaviour & Information Technology etc.) and prestigious refereed conference proceedings (for example: ICLS, CSCL INTERACT, ECTEL etc.). She has also participated in the review process of top-ranked journals in her field and currently serves on the editorial boards of ETRD and TechTrends. Andri has been involved as a principal investigator (PI) and co-ordinator in more than 17 research projects with several Higher Educational institutions funded by the European Union and national grants.