App Inventor

The App Inventor team helps today’s youth easily develop custom apps to solve the problems they face. To do so, App Inventor relies on a system that enables novice users to both create and publish simple apps in under an hour, thereby revolutionizing who can create apps.

Blog: App Inventor Mentioned in Batgirl Comics

Published on 2017-03-02

MIT App Inventor was mentioned in the latest Batgirl DC Comic Book, when Barbara Gordon,…

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Research: Helping the Helpers – A Toolkit for Mobile Humanitarian Assistance Apps (M. Eng. Thesis)

Published on 2016-01-04

This research investigates the following question: ​­ ​How can relief workers be empowered to create…

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The App Inventor Team

Hal Abelson
Class of 1922 Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Marisol Diaz
Senior Administrative Assistant
Marsha Gordon
Communications - App Inventor
Karen Lang
Education & Business Development Coordinator
Natalie Lao
Master's Candidate - Masters of Engineering Program
Andrew McKinney
Director of Software Development
Paul Medlock-Walton
Software and Curriculum Engineer
Evan Patton
Software Developer
Jeff Schiller
Software Developer
Josh Sheldon
Educational Technologist
Mark Sherman
Postdoc - App Inventor
Michael Tissenbaum
Educational Research Scientist