Dr Klelia Petrou has 9 years working experience in Fire Engineering: 7 years working in the UK; 3 years as a PhD researcher in Northern Ireland; and 4 years working as a Fire Safety Engineer in several firms based in London, and the last two years in Cyprus. Klelia studied Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering in Patras University and has an MSc and PhD in Fire Safety Engineering from Ulster University. She is a member of ETEK, an associate member of Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) and since summer 2019 she is a Scientific Collaborator in the European University in Cyprus.