Prerana Manoj is an Associate Researcher in the EILab at Ontario Tech University. She is also an AI innovator, Dragons Den Deal Winner (P.A Shield), previous SWE intern at Walmart, and Founder of her Medium publication, Trailblazers X Impact. She is also co-developing Heartscope, a machine-learning project aimed at diagnosing and predicting heart disease and various heart conditions. One of her key areas of interest includes the development of human-computer interactions, the effect of the digital world and emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence in society. Along with her passion for research, she aims to bridge gaps within the digital education sector as the Programming Director & Educator at Codespire, a non-profit that delivers technological education for unprivileged youth.