Dr. Shama Islam, Senior Lecturer, Deakin University

Dr Shama Naz Islam is a senior lecturer in Electrical Engineering at Deakin University. She is a leading researcher in IoT for smart energy applications and energy data analytics. She has investigated a number of ARENA funded projects worth of multi-million dollar funding. In 2020-2021, she was funded from the Geelong City Council to implement energy use optimisation technologies for which she received the ‘best innovation in energy management award’ and ‘highly commended young energy efficiency professional’ in 2023 from National Energy Efficiency Council. She has been awarded Victoria Fellowship 2019 for her contributions to scientific innovations in Victoria.