Professor, Director of GATE Institute
Sylvia Ilieva is a professor at the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics and Director of GATE Institute at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. Her research interests are in the areas of software platforms, software development processes, data management, and software engineering for AI. She was a team leader of BSc and MSc Software Engineering programme creation in compliance with ACM/IEEE recommendations. She was a supervisor of more than 200 MSc theses. She has a good record of successful participation in over 30 European research and education projects.
This year, Sylvia Ilieva initiated and now coordinates the MSc program Big Data Technologies, which is a joint program between the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics and the GATE Institute.