Dr. Carmen Fernandez-Gago is a researcher at the University of Malaga. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Liverpool (United Kingdom), where she also worked as a postdoctoral researcher. In January 2006 she joined the NICS lab at the department of Computer Science of the University of Málaga where she works since then. Her main research interests are in the area of trust and reputation management systems and cloud computing. She has published many research papers in these areas, and has organized and is a member of several program committees for international conferences. She has also worked in several national and European projects.