Dr. LARISSA SUZUKI

Industry Background

LINKEDIN PROFILE

Area of Expertise

  1. Machine Learning and AI
  2. Smart Cities, The Internet of Things and Emerging Tech
  3. Software Systems Engineering & Design of Large-scale highly interconnected systems
  4. Augmented Reality, Robotics
  5. Biomedical Engineering and Applied Computing (neuroimaging (PET, SPECT, MRI), mammography/radiography)
  6. Digital Signal Processing

Industry Projects (Selected)

CURRENT
  • Google: DTN / ION (Interplanetary Overlay Network) implementation on Google Cloud Platform 
    • Supervisors: Vint Cerf (Google) and Scott Burleigh (NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory – JPL)

PAST
  • London Government:
    • Delivery of the London Infrastructure Mapping Application  – GIS Platform to improve coordination of London’s infrastructure planning and delivery, and wider London Infrastructure 2050 program goals.
    • London Vault (GLA/Thames Water/TfL): Mapping Application of London’s underground utility assets to
      support infrastructure delivery and reduce accidents
    • London-Lens (TfL/GLA/Microsoft): Hologram model of London’s live Infrastructure for collaborative pedestrian and traffic coordination
  • European Commission: Requirements and Design for Urban Platforms (+40 cities in the EU)
  • IBM: Delivery of Augmented Reality Application for Smart Building Management & Hidden Assets Location
  • ARUP: Smart Buildings Reference Architecture and Occupancy Sensing Use Case
  • Founders4Schools: WorkFinder recommendation engine to enable young people to obtain meaningful work experience
  • Oracle: Data Science Development Toolkit: Oracle Machine Learning platform. Use Cases: HCM, ERP, CX.

Patents

  1. Authentication Management, United States US20160065554
  2. Machine Learning Methods and Algorithms – 10 patents under filling in the United States

Other Technical Activities

Committees / Professional Boards

  1. Chair, TLA Smart Cities Working Group (Present)
  2. Grace Hopper Conference Committee Member (Present)
  3. Grant Reviewer – Royal Academy of Engineering (Present)
  4. Chair of Judges – R&D Awards of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (Present)
  5. Judge of the ACM Global Student Research Competition (Present)
  6. Grace Hopper Conference AI & Awards Committee (Present)

Volunteering Activities

  1. Technical and Professional Network Communities Committee – The IET (Elected)
  2. Tech London Advocates – Founder and Head of the Smart Cities Working Group
  3. ABI.London – Community Leader (2016)
  4. UCL Women Engineers Society – Founder and President (2013-2015)
  5. Royal Academy of Engineering – Member of the Diversity Leadership Group (2014)
  6. Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology – Ambassador, 
  7. UCL Athena Swan Committee – Member of the Computer Science Committee at UCL (2013-2014)