She has been part of the Technical Program committee for optics and photonics conferences and is a member of the PhotonicSweden board of directors. Gemma joined Ericsson in 2010 and has done research in optical x-haul networks, and been a technology advisor in Ericsson’s own incubator, now part of EricssonONE. 2008-2010 she worked with error fingerprinting of xDSL networks in the Electrical and Information Technology group at Lund University. Gemma received her Diploma in Optics from the Politechnics University of Catalonia (UPC), Spain, in 1998 and her PhD in Physics from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden in 2008. She received a VINNMER fellowship and a Marie Curie grant for her PhD studies. Gemma is the author of 12 patents and has published around 40 peer-reviewed contributions.