Dr. Eliya Buyukkaya received her PhD in Computer Science from University Paris 6 in 2011. She worked as a R&D engineer in several EU research projects at Telecom Bretagne (Brest), ENSSAT (Lannion) and University Rennes 1 in France. From 2014 to 2020, she worked as an Assistant Professor at Kadir Has University (Istanbul). Since September 2020, she has been working as a Software Engineer in Earth Informatics team at Wageningen Environmental Research. Her interests are Distributed systems and Big data. She has publications in 5 international journals and 19 international conferences and workshops.