Associate Professor Dr Lau Sian Lun received both his MSc and Dr.-Ing. at the University of Kassel, Germany, where he worked as a full-time researcher since 2004. He has contributed and managed various German national as well as EU-funded projects, such as the EU FP6 MobiLife, the ITEA S4ALL, the BMBF MATRIX and the EU FP7 SEAM4US. In February 2013, he returned to his home country and took up the Head of Department position at the Department of Computing and Information Systems, Sunway University. He continues to be involved in active research and has published over 50 publications in conferences, workshops, book chapters as well as journals. He is currently a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). His research interests include ubiquitous computing, sustainable smart city, context-awareness and applied machine learning.