Read about Aishwarya Umachandran

Aishwarya Umachandran
Senior Software Engineer
Emerging Technologies Team, Policy, Strategy and Governance Division, Office of information and Communications Technology


What brought you to a career in technology at the United Nations?

The chance to work with the latest emerging technologies to solve problems that help the UN staff members with their activities in an effective manner.


What has been your favorite IT project at the United Nations and what was your technical contribution?

My favorite project is ALBA. I was a part of the core team in the research and development for Conversational AI in the Emerging Technology Team.


What advice would you give women interested in pursuing a field in technology?

The field of technology is always changing. Learn and embrace new experiences, and don't hesitate to ask for help.