Achievements

In this page you can find some of the awards and recognition I’ve received throughout my career – All honours and awards were granted to me based on my academic and professional excellence and achievements.

Achievements, Awards and Recognitions

2017

Finalist of the Young Woman Engineer of the Year 2017, IET

Romberg Grant, Heidelberg Laureate Foundation

Front End Web Developer Scholar, Google/Udacity

Android Developer Scholar, Google/Udacity

2016  

Finalist of the Rising Star Awards 2016, We are The City UK

6 out of 200 Researchers, Heidelberg Laureate Forum – Germany

Google Anita Borg Grant, Google UK

2015  

Invited to present my PhD and received funding to attend the Heidelberg Laureate Forum – Germany

ACM Conference Grant – Sweden

Research Grant from ARUP to develop a Reference Architecture for the Internet of Things – UK

Anita Borg Institute Global Scholarship – USA

TedX Speaker, UCL TEDx (TEDx Women Global)

2014

Finalist of the “Inspiration Awards for Women” – Inspirational Student – 2014 – UK

Scholarship from the Women in Engineering Society – UK

Scholarship from the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology (ABI)

Recognized by McKinsey & Co as one of the “100 Next Generation of Women Leaders”    (Selected from a pool of 4500 young professionals).

Winner of the ACM Research Competition 2014 – USA

Recipient of two ACM Conference Awards – USA

Visiting Scholar Scholarship – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) – USA

2013

Recipient of the Intel Fellowship “Doctoral Student Honour Award” 2013

Recipient of the Google Global Scholarship 2013

Recipient of the British Federation of Women Graduates Award (Architecture and Engineering)

Scholarship from SIEMENS to attend the Doctoral Summer School “Intelligent Services for Digital Cities”.

Scholarship from European Institute of Innovation & Technology to attend the Doctoral Summer School in “Cloud Computing”.

Winner of the IBM Smart Cities Competition, IBM Laboratories, Hursley Park – UK

Recipient of two Google Conference Travel Awards

2012           

Recipient of the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship 2012 (£7.000)

Scholarship from European Institute of Innovation & Technology to attend the Doctoral Summer School “Imagine the Future Summer School”.

Recognized as Associate Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy

Recognized as a Professional Member of the British Computer Society

2011

Recognized as Female Role Model in Computer Science by WISE Campaign and INTEL

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from Faculty of UCL Engineering – UK

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from European and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) – UK

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from Brazilian Government (CNPq) – Brazil

2010

Scholarship from Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP)

Scholarship for the Pre-sessional Course “English for Academic Purposes” from Lancaster University – UK

PhD Management Science Scholarship from Lancaster University, UK

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from University of Birmingham, UK

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from Centro Universitário Barão de Mauá – Brazil

PhD Computer Science Scholarship from Brazilian Government (CAPES) – Brazil

2008

MPhil in Electrical Engineering Scholarship from Brazilian Government (CAPES) – Brazil

Recipient of a Postgraduate Research Grant from Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), University of Sao Paulo – Brazil

2007

Honoured as the Best Student in Computer Science (2007 class) – Brazilian Computer Society

Gold Medal in robotics competition from Centro Universitário Barão de Mauá, Brazil

2006

Scientific Initiation Program Scholarship from Centro Universitário Barão de Mauá, Brazil

2003

BSc Computer Science Scholarship from Government of State of São Paulo – Brazil