JKU Professor Presented with the Diversity & Inclusion Award

Univ. Prof. Dr. Cristina Olaverri-Monreal was recognized with the 2023 IEEE Member and Geographic (MGA) Diversity & Inclusion Award.

Prof. Cristina Olaverri-Monreal
Prof. Cristina Olaverri-Monreal

Cristina Olaverri-Monreal, head of the JKU Institute of Intelligent Transportation Systems, is also President of the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society.

“This award, combined with the nomination and endorsements by respected international colleagues, stands as a powerful testament to the esteemed regard in which I am held within the ITS community. The award emphasizes my extraordinary commitment to driving positive change and creating an inclusive environment within the domain of Intelligent Transportation Systems. This recognition holds significant personal meaning for me, affirming the impact of my efforts and reinforcing my dedication to fostering positive advancements in this field”, states Prof. Olaverri-Monreal.

The IEEE 2023 Member and Geographic (MGA) Diversity & Inclusion Award represents prestigious international recognition by the American professional association for electronic engineering and electrical engineering, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). It underscores the outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion demonstrated in Prof. Olaverri-Monreal's endeavors and projects. Aligned seamlessly with the objectives of Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) at both local and global scales, the award attests to her unwavering dedication and substantial contributions in cultivating technological innovation, excellence, and diversity within the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society. It underscores her exceptional dedication to propelling positive change and establishing an inclusive environment within the realm of Intelligent Transportation Systems.

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