Veljko Pejovic

Veljko Pejovic

I am an assistant professor and vice-dean for international affairs at the Faculty of Computer and Information Science (FRI), University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. My research covers mobile computing, wireless networks and information and communicaton technologies for development. Lately I have been focused on mobile sensing, anticipatory mobile computing, and the analysis of mobile data traces.

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

I am actively recruiting motivated PhD students! I have a number of active and potential projects on mobile sensing, mobile data analysis, and data for development, and I am looking for people to work with on these. The University of Ljubljana, Slovenia is one of the top research universities in the region, offers a range of teaching and research fellowships and is located in one of the most beautiful parts of Europe. Please email me (Veljko.Pejovic [at] if you want to chat about doctoral study topics.

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


  • Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CISR), Pretoria, South Africa, summer 2010
  • University of Cambridge, UK, with Prof Jon Crowcroft, summer 2009
  • University of Edinburgh, UK, with Dr Mahesh Marina, summer 2008
  • University College Cork, Ireland, with Prof Cormac Sreenan, summer 2007


  • December 2016: I am organising a research talk series FRI Piškot at the Faculty of Computer and Information Science, University of Ljubljana. If you are interested in receiving email announcements about the talks, please subscribe to our mailing list by sending a blank email to

  • July 2016: Paper TaskyApp: Inferring Task Engagement via Smartphone Sensing accepted to Ubittention workshop with ACM Ubicomp'16! Congratulations Gasper Urh!

  • June 2016: RICERCANDO - a project on mining mobile broadband network data in collaboration with Prof. Fabio Ricciato and Prof Blaz Zupan's group is starting this month.

Recent publications