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Dr. Silvia Elaluf-Calderwood is a Telecommunications and Internet expert. A Research Fellow (Oxford Brookes and LSE) she holds wide experience in the telecommunications industry in the UK and the Netherlands. She has a background in engineering (BSc, Diploma and MSc from Imperial College London) and Cisco certifications in network design and support. Her PhD was completed at the Information Systems Group - Department of Management at the LSE. Area of specialization: Mobile Work and Mobile technology.


Research Projects completed:


2015 Zero Rating Studies - Research sponsored by the Danish Research Council and Strand Consultancy.

2013-2014 - Big Data financial services - Research Project sponsored by the UK research Council (grant)

2013 - Assessing the long-term sustainability of the mobile Internet - Research Project sponsored by the UK research Council (grant)

2013-2014- Sustainability in 4G networks - A research project for Telefonica-02 UK and LSE 

2011 - 2013 - ETNO reports (European Telecommunications network of operators) commissioned to the LSE - direct input to BEREC and EU 

2011-2010 - Internet Innovation and Value Network Analysis - A research project between the LSE IS group and Telenor (Norway) in collaboration with the University of Oslo.

2010-2011 - Near Field Communications and privacy study - Research Project for Nokia and LSE

2008-2013 - User Interactions for Breakthrough Services on mobile applications - Research Project sponsored by the UK research Council (grant) in collaboration with three other UK universities and MVCE (international consortium telecom companies)

2009-2010 - FLEXIBLE NETWORKS- Research Project sponsored by the UK research Council (grant) in collaboration with three other UK universities and MVCE (international consortium telecom companies)

2006-2008 - BIONETS (Bio-Inspired Service Evolution for the Pervasive Age) - Research project sponsored by EU Frame 7 (research) in collaboration with a consortium of European universities and the private sector (Nokia, Telecom Italia, etc) 

2005-2007 - DBE (Digital Business Ecosystem) - Research project sponsored by EU Frame 7 (research) in collaboration with a consortium of European universities and the private sector (IBM, Sun Microsystems, Techideas, etc)


Areas of Research Interest:

telecom policy, internet economy, digital ecosystems, mobile studies: business models and control points, near field communications, digital infrastructures, business models alternative business models, m-money, community currencies and economics of sharing, new media studies, digital ecosystems, behaviour studies, telecommunications, big data and open data



Projects



Digital Economy

EPSRC -2013



ETNO European Telecommunication Network of Operators


Internet Innovation and Value Network Analysis

A LSE, U of Oslo and Telenor project


2006-2009


DBE
2005-2006


Mobile VCE

2009-2012


Nokia- LSE

2010-2011



My current projects

  1. 1.APIs and Sustainability

  2. 2.Telecommunications and Internet Economic Analysis

  3. 3.Digital Infrastructures Innovation: Internet Innovation

  4. 4.Mobile VCE - User Interfaces & Business Models for MNOs

  5. 5.NFC Business Models

  6. 6.Big Data and Mobile Banking

  7. 7.Mobile Internet and Digital Infrastructures

  8. 8.Mobile Phones Gaming


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My thesis has been published as a book and can be bought at Amazon.co.uk

You can follow my blogs for the Network Economy Forum


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Dr Silvia Elaluf-Calderwood