She has been Visiting Researcher at University of New South Wales of Sydney (2006) and at Media Lab of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2009) where she run research on Wearable Systems with the lens on design-driven and user-oriented approaches.
She is Member of the Experience and Interaction Design Research Lab; She participated at several International and National research and she has been Coordinator of the research project POD: Plurisensorial (SAF€RA 2014 joint call).
Venere is currently the Coordinator of the European Project “DATEMATS” (KA2-2018). Her main research activity is focused on the role of interaction design in the use of disruptive technology (Wearable/smart textile and AI).
In particular, on how to exploit the potential of digital technologies to design experiential systems in both the private and public sectors. What characterizes her research is human-centred design. The research interests lie in the field of wearable devices, smart interactive systems for well-being with particular attention to tools and methods for changing user behaviour. (design for behavioural change)
She's author of several international publications, and she holds International, National Patents and models.
Her design knowledge acquired in the Istituto Marangoni and the University of the Arts from London is completed with her studies at Esade, turning her into a 360-degrees professional that knows the fashion business at a global level.
She has work for Inditex several years leading some of their accessories departments, currently working as freelance analyzing and developing accessories trends reports for several European brands.
Adjunct Professor at Politecnico di Milano (course of Industrial Design) member of the Development Team of the Master Nature Generative Temporary IUAV of Venice for which she is visiting professor (courses Eco Materials & Re-use and Trend Research). She collaborated for a couple of years with the Politecnico di Milano as a researcher in the field of innovative materials and technology transfer, in the same years she has been working as a freelancer and has collaborated with companies such as Luxottica, YDF Young Design Factory, Somfy Group, Vismaravetro. She holds a Master's Degree in Product Design from Politecnico di Milano.