Eur Ing H/A Professor Dr. LARISSA SUZUKI

Industry Background

My Full CV is available on my 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)

  • Google: 
    • DTN / ION (Interplanetary Overlay Network) implementation on Google Cloud Platform 
      • Supervisors: Vint Cerf (Google) and Scott Burleigh (NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory – JPL)
    • AI Ethics Principle Fellowship (Group Coordinator)
    • AI Maturity Assessment Framework
PAST (Selected)
  • 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.


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

Other Activities

Journal Review / Committees / Professional Boards 

  1. Chair, TLA Smart Cities Working Group (Present)
  2. Grace Hopper Conference Committee Member (Present)
  3. Technology Board Member – Founders4Schools (Present)
  4. Grant Reviewer/ Panelist – Royal Academy of Engineering (Present)
  5. Chair of Judges – R&D Awards of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (Present)
  6. Judge of the ACM Global Student Research Competition (Present)
  7. Grace Hopper Conference AI & Awards Committee (Present)
  8. Athena Swan Committee – University College London (Past)
  9. Reviewer of papers for IEEE and Springer (Present)

Volunteering Activities

  1. #IamRemarkable Facilitator (Present)
  2. Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering – Council Member of Ambassadors (Present)
  3. Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology – Ambassador (Present)
  4. Technical and Professional Network Communities Committee – The IET (Elected) (Present)
  5. ABI.London – Community Leader (2016)
  6. UCL Women Engineers Society – Founder and President (2013-2015)
  7. Royal Academy of Engineering – Member of the Diversity Leadership Group (2014)
  8. IEEE Computer Society Region 8 – Member of the Computer Society Membership Development Committee (2013)