Jessica is a staff research scientist with Intel Labs. Her main focus is on the research and development of future Internet of things technologies. Jessica research interests include Distributed systems, Internet of Things, information centric networking, embedded systems, big data technologies, sensing, cloud computing, infrastructure management, enterprise architecture amongst others. Jessica is responsible for a number of research collaborations both internally within Intel and with external academic and industrial partners across Europe. Jessica graduated with a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Mathematics from the National University of Ireland Maynooth 1999, she was awarded an honours M.Sc. in Computing (IT) from the Dublin Institute of Technology 2008 and is currently pursuing her PhD with Trinity College Dublin.