Dr. Sujatha is an Associate Professor in the Department of Embedded Technology, School of Electronics Engineering, VIT University, Vellore Campus. She received her Ph.D from Anna University, Chennai in the field of information security. She has 23 years of teaching and research experience in reputed Institutions. Her research interests includes Industrial Internet of Things, Data Engineering in Cloud and Information Security in cloud platform. She received a speaker Award at the UK Cloud Asia Summit-2019, Cambridge University, UK. Dr.Sujatha has organized an Industry Academia Conclave in the IoT domain at VIT, symposium on “AI and Cloud computing” at Purdue University, Indiana Polis, USA and a symposium on “Recent Trends in Engineering” at UTeM, Malaysia jointly with VIT. She has delivered technical lectures in the cutting edge technologies for national and international students, faculty communities. She has published research articles in peer-reviewed national, international journals and conferences. Received a DST SERB CRG grant for IoT-LoRa enabled detection and prediction of pollutants in ground water in an open dumping yard. Received Seed Grant for LoRa enabled water pipeline monitoring and green house management. She is a AWS certified cloud computing practitioner and trainer. She has completed a consultancy project in “Industry automation through cloud-based environmental factor monitoring” for Transcend Solar Systems, Chennai. Dr.Sujatha is the In-charge and active member of “Intelligent Industrial IoT and computing lab” at the School of Electronics Engineering, VIT, faculty representative and a mentor for the students IoT Club, at VIT.Currently her focus is on achieving secured long-range data connectivity for Industrial IoT using 5G, LoRa networks and Block chain.