Dr. Mayara Conde Rocha Murca is an officer of the Brazilian Air Force and a professor at the Aeronautics Institute of Technology (ITA). She received her B.Sc. in Civil Engineering in 2011 and her M.Sc. in Aeronautical Infrastructure Engineering in 2013, both from ITA. She received her Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2018. She is currently the head of the Department of Civil Engineering at ITA and leads the Air Traffic Management Laboratory (LABGETA), which develops research focused on the application of advanced analytics for air traffic operational performance analysis, prediction, and control.