Minerva is a research associate at Niramai. She received her Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Science from International Institute of Information Technology Bhubaneswar. She has worked with NIMHANS Hospital and E-Health Research Centre, IIIT Bangalore at Visualization Lab and developed an interactive visual analytics application for doctors to understand and explore about patient population and health trends. Her research interest is in using computer science,artificial intelligence with a focus on medicine and healthcare. She had also led the Women TechMakers community in Bhubaneswar, which is a Google’s program to provide visibility. community and resources for women in technology. Due to these outreaches in tech communities, she was invited to attend the Grace Hoppers Conference at Bangalore and I/O, Google’s Annual Conference at Mountain View, California USA.