Anoush Najarian is a Software Engineering Manager at MathWorks where she leads the MATLAB Performance Team. Anoush holds Master’s degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an undergraduate degree from Yerevan University in Armenia. Anoush owns a parsley plant connected to the Internet of Things via an Arduino that tweets under @ThirstyParsley, a Minecraft Server on Raspberry Pi, has integrated littleBits hardware with Minecraft worlds, built VR games using Unity 3D and Google Cardboard, used AIY image and voice recognition kits via cloud APIs, and is now getting started with the Arduino Engineering Kit.