Professor and Head of Department of Education, University of Oslo, Norway. Professor Erstad is an internationally leading researcher with a focus on digital literacy, but firmly rooted in the wider social and cultural context of learning beyond the technological aspects. His areas of expertise are learning, technology and education, children and youth in modern society. He has been leading several national and international research projects and is part of several international networks and committees. He is vice-chair of a COST Action and is a board member of several international journals. In 2016 he was elected as Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee of Science Europe.