Erica Stanley is a software architect and consultant with 15 years of experience providing engaging, human-centered technology solutions. She holds a B.S and M.S in Computer Science from Clark Atlanta University and has conducted post-graduate research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she specialized in graphics, visualization and telepresence. Always eager to explore emerging technologies, Erica has worked with various aspects of the Internet of Things including augmented reality, mobile development and cloud computing for many years, and more recently, wearable and embedded development. She is also active in the Atlanta technology community. She co-founded the Atlanta network of Women Who Code, where she organizes monthly tech talks, workshops, hack nights and networking events for women technologists.