Veljko Pejovic

Veljko Pejovic

I am an assistant professor at the Faculty of Computer and Information Science (FRI), University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. My research deals with mobile computing. Lately I have been focused on mobile sensing and machine learning, approximate mobile computing, and the security in the IoT domain.

  • email: Veljko.Pejovic [at]
  • post: Room 3.15 Faculty of Computing and Information Science University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 113, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Academic history:

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Birmingham, UK, 2012-2014
  • PhD Computer Science, University of California Santa Barbara, USA, 2012
  • BS Computer Science and Engineering, University of Belgrade, Serbia, 2006


  • June 2021: Two years ago we conducted research on the use of social roles for interruptibility management. We haven't had luck with publishing this, however, folks from Apple have shown interest in our work on a few occasions. Recently announced iOS 15 brings social role-driven notification managment to mobile devices. A coincidence? To offer a chance to learn more about our approach we put our pre-print on arXiv.

  • June 2021: Andraz Krasovec's work in collaboration with the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission on privacy-preserving authentication in IoT environments has been accepted to BASS workshop with ARES'21 conference! Preprint available.

  • May 2021: Emir Hasanbegović's brilliant Bachelor thesis work on context-aware mobile news reading app adaptation has been accepted to ACM UMAP as a long paper! Preprint available.

  • May 2021: David Jelenc (University of Ljubljana) and myself held online workshops (in Slovenian) on Android programming with Kotlin and Location sensing in Android [Link with video and materials soon]

Recent publications