Flavia is a PhD student at University College Dublin and an Early Stage Researcher at CARTIF Technology Centre within the CBIM ETN, a project that aims to develop disruptive BIM technologies and boost the industrial uptake of BIM-enabled processes. Her research is focused on investigating methods and tools that will automate and scale the enrichment of BIM with BAS information to support enhanced energy management services. She holds a M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering and Smart Systems Integration from a joint programme between the Heriot Watt University, University of South-Eastern Norway and Budapest University of Technology and Economics, a specialization degree in Energy Systems from the University of Sao Paulo and a B.Sc. degree in Electronic Engineering from the Federal Technological University of Parana. Flavia has also worked for energy consulting organisations in Brazil and the USA performing energy audits and building energy simulations.