Musfira Jilani holds a PhD in Computer Science from University College Dublin Ireland. Her PhD thesis was titled as 'Structured and Unstructured Machine Learning for Crowdsourced Spatial Data' and was funded by the Irish Research Council Embark Postgraduate Scholarship Scheme. Previously she obtained a Bachelors Degree in Electronics Engineering from Aligarh Muslim University India. She has published in several prestigious journals, conferences such as ECML PKDD, ACM SIGSPATIAL and NIPS and CVPR workshops. Previously she has also been a recepient of SFI UREKA Award.