Mélanie Bouroche graduated from INP Grenoble, France, in 2003, and was awarded an M.Sc. in Computer Science (2003) and a PhD (2008) from Trinity College Dublin.
Mélanie is a lecturer and manager of the Future Cities Research program in the School of Computer Science and Statistics at Trinity College Dublin. She has over 15 year experience in research key programming abstractions for urban-scale reliable context-aware applications, in conjunction with a number of indigenous and multinational companies, as well as public bodies, including Intel Labs, Bell Labs, and Dublin City Council. Her research addresses many aspects of Distributed Systems, in particular Middleware for Future Cities, Participatory Sensing and Smart Vehicle Coordination.