This week our Automation Ladies, Nikki and Ali G, speak to Senior Software Engineer at Miso Robotics: Vinita Palaniveloo.

The Automation Ladies and Vinita look at highlighting the need for ground-level skills and the importance of kids being exposed to real-world problems and industry hardware, filling the skill gap between school and industry, and the collective excitement about this new era of manufacturing approaching.

Check out Vinita on her LinkedIn page.

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Vinita Palaniveloo


Dr. Vinita Palaniveloo was born and raised in India and later decided to make the world her home. She obtained a Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from The University of New South Wales, Sydney. She was part of the AI & Robotics group at the university to research the application of a formal methodology for electronic design automation. Technology and problem-solving make her tick.