Maitreyi is a graduate student at UT Dallas, majoring in Information Technology and Management. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and has 2.5 years of work experience as a Software Engineering Analyst with Accenture. She is particularly interested in the field of big data, data mining & analytics and how these can be used for the people and the planet. She is very enthusiastic about volunteering opportunities and has also worked for an NGO, Karuna. She is currently a social media officer for the MIS Club for 2016-17.