Dr. Aida Kamišalić Latifić
Dr Aida Kamišalić Latifić is an assistant professor in the field of informatics at the University of Maribor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and a member of the Blockchain Lab:UM team.
She earned a PhD in Computer Science in 2014. During her PhD studies, she was a visiting researcher at the University Rovira i Virgili in Tarragona, Spain. She has 20 years of experience in research, teaching and project work. Her research interests include database technologies, Big Data, blockchain technology and medical informatics. She is one of the initiators of the EduCTX initiative. eAward 2019 was awarded to the EduCTX platform recognizing it as the best project in the field of computer science and informatics in the year 2019. She has co-authored several scientific papers published in renowned journals and co-owns a patent in the field of blockchain. January 2020, she was awarded the Female Engineer of the Year title.