Maria Angela Pellegrino attended the conference CHItaly2021 - the international and 14th edition of Biannual Conference of Italian SIGCHI Chapter, CHItaly2021, Frontier of HCI, hosted in Bozen-Bolzano (Italy) and she was awarded as "Best Student Joint Project".

The paper named "Engaging Children in Remotely Ideating and Programming Smart Things" analyzes the involvement achieved during the conception and programming of smart things through Digital SNaP ( during a series of remote workshop.