Arushi Srivastava is a Senior Director in NTT DATA Public Sector Services. She leads the deployment of Smart City projects. From past few years, her focus has been on emerging technologies such as IoT, AI and Blockchain. She has provided thought leadership and led proofs of concept across application of these technologies in finance, healthcare, telecom, manufacturing, supply-chain and public sector. She started her emerging technology journey by understanding, evangelizing and finally developing multi-technology use cases across different industry verticals. At present, Arushi and her team are working on several smart city initiatives, to implement emerging technologies where they can be most beneficial.