Róbert Móro

Research areas: artificial intelligence, machine learning, user modeling, personalization, misinformation detection, eye tracking

Position: Researcher

Róbert works as a senior researcher focusing on user modeling, personalization and machine learning. Lately, he has been researching how to characterize, detect and mitigate misinformation. In 2017, he obtained a Doctoral degree in Intelligent Software Systems from the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, where he also worked as an Assistant Professor from 2017 to 2020, teaching Intelligent Data Analysis. While at the university, he was a member of the PeWe (Personalized Web) research group led by Prof. Bieliková and worked at the User Experience and Interaction Research Center.

Róbert has co-operated in several international research projects with the University of Lugano, University of British Columbia, and Bar-Ilan University. He has worked in more than 10 national and international research projects and has been involved in multiple industry projects.

Professional Service

Conferences and Workshops: UMAP (Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization), ETRA (ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications), IJCAI (International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence)

Journals: Journal of Web Engineering, Journal of Eye Movement Research

Professional Societies: ACM (Professional member), ACM Slovakia Chapter (Secretary), Slovak.AI (Supporter)

Misinformation Detection in Healthcare Domain

Feb 24. 2021
APVV SK-IL-RD-18-0004. 2018-2020, Partner: Bar Ilan University (prof. Sarit Kraus), Bielikova, M. – principal investigator

Automated Recognition of Antisocial Behaviour in Online Communities

Feb 23. 2021
APVV-17-0267. 2018-2020, Partners: Comenius University in Bratislava, Technical University in Kosice, Navrat, P. – principal investigator

Intercultural Aspects of Compassion, Self-Compassion, and Self-Criticism and Testing of the Means of their Influencing

Feb 24. 2021
VEGA 1/0075/19. 2019-2020. Partners: Commenius University in Bratislava (prof. Júlia Halamová), Moro, R. – principal investigator for FIIT STU

Modeling, Prediction and Evaluation of User Behavior Based on the Web Interaction for Adaptation and Personalization

Feb 24. 2021
VEGA 1/0667/18. 2018-2020, Kompan, M. – principal investigator

Innovative Methods of Teaching Informatics in Large Groups with Support for Online Education

Feb 24. 2021
KEGA 028STU-4/2017. 2017-2019, Bielikova, M. – principal investigator

Human Information Behavior in the Digital Space

Feb 24. 2021
APVV-15-0508. 2016-2020, Partner: Comenius University in Bratislava, Bielikova, M. – principal investigator

Selected Student Supervising


  • Hucko Andrej – Explainable Fake News Detection Method. Defended 2020
  • Kuchár Vladimír – Automatic text comprehension detection. Defended 2019
  • Mokrý Martin – Identification of the user skill on the Web based on patterns in eye tracking data. Defended 2018


  • Štefancová Elena – User Experience and Emotions. Defended 2017. Results published at ADBIS 2018.
  • Berger Patrik – Mind-Controlled Application. Defended 2016. Results published at SMAP 2017.
  • Matlovič Tomáš – Mind-Controlled Application. Defended 2016. Results published at SMAP 2016.