Dr. Larissa Suzuki is an award-winning and passionate computer scientist, inventor, and engineer. She holds a PhD in Computer Science, an MPhil in Electrical Engineering and a BSc in Computer Science and she is the Chair of the Tech London Advocates Smart Cities group. Her professional career includes +12 years advancing many fields of computer science and engineering, including smart cities, data infrastructures, emerging technology, and computing applied to medicine and operations research. She has worked for many organisations, including ORACLE, or IBM. She has published several research papers in leading academic journals, books and conferences, and she is a frequent Keynote, conference, panel and tutorial speaker.