Diana Pop was born in Brasov, Romania. She received the Bachelor of Sciences degree in applied physics from Transylvania University of Brasov Romania, the Master of Sciences degree in remote engineering and the Master of Arts following the IBM study at FH Kärnten, Austria, in 2009, 2011 and 2016 respectively. Until August 2012 she was employed at FH Kärnten as a junior researcher and project manager. From 2009 to 2011 Diana was with IEEE Women in Engineering and in 2009 she was a visiting research engineer at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. In 2012 she became an IT Junior Talent Program member at Infineon Technologies IT-GmbH in the Unix R&D team Klagenfurt. After the 18 month program she was recruited as a project coordinator for EU funded projects in the Power Management and Marketing department at Infineon Technologies Austria in Villach. Diana is currently employed as administrative manager at the IµE where she is in charge of the European and national funded projects and administrative topics of the institute.