Dr. Didacienne Mukanyiligira is the Head of Masters studies in the African Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACEIoT). She has received a BSc in Electromechanical Engineering from Kigali Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), currently University of Rwanda (UR). She holds a Master of Science Degree in Information and Communication Systems from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China. She completed her PhD studies in Electrical Engineering, research field of Telecommunication from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. She is currently an academic staff member of Uuniversity of Rwanda in the Department of Computer and Software Engineering. Her research interests is the application of the Internet of things to find country challenges solutions in different fields, including transport, agriculture, health etc..