Joanna Kolodziej is the Professor of Computer Science in Research and Academic Computer Network (NASK) Institute in Warsaw. She works also in the Department of Computer Sciences at Cracow University of Technology. Prof. Kolodziej serves as the President of the Polish Chapter of IEEE Computational Intelligence Society. She participated in several international and national projects including ECONET, 7FP and PARAPHRASE 7FP Grants. In 2015-2019, she was the Chair of the cHiPSet Cost Action IC1406 (chipset-cost..eu) – the largest ICT cost European project. She is also the national coordinator of GUARD H2020 project and Advisory Board Member of PANELFIT H2020 project. She is the member of the EU Blockchain Partnership Society. Her research is focused on security aspects and energy awareness in resource management and data scheduling in clouds, cloud computing, cybersecurity aspects in ICT systems and recently – blockchain technologies.