Flavia Dinca is part of the Department of Computer and Systems Sciences at Stockholm University, looking into information security, with a particular focus on cyber-security of critical infrastructures. Previously, she completed both her Bachelor and Masters degrees at the University of Southampton, UK, where she was also a volunteer of the university’s award-winning student branch. Flavia has been a Young Professionals volunteer since 2014, being part of and subsequently leading the Region 8 Young Professionals team, and serving as a Vice-Chair of IEEE Young Professionals in 2017-2018. Her main responsibilities have evolved around the Young Professionals Business Plan, among others, being responsible for the micro-volunteering project and the loyalty and recognition program. In addition to Young Professionals, Flavia has been part of the IEEE European Public Policy Committee since 2017, and a member of several technical societies and the IEEE Standards Association.