Ifigeneia Skalidi holds an MEng in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Engineering Faculty of University of Thessaly (UTH), Greece. She is a PhD candidate in the Spatial Planning and Development Engineering department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. Her research focuses on design and optimization of computer vision and uncrewed aerial vehicle autonomy techniques. Throughout her studies, she has been an active researcher, assisting with algorithm development projects and scientific papers.