Eoin O’Connell is a Funded Investigator in the Irish national research centre CONFIRM. He is an academic in the Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering at the University of Limerick. Dr O’Connell holds a PhD in the wireless integration of fibre optics sensors, he has a Master in Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications (Hons.) from the University of Limerick. Dr O’Connell is also a graduate from Limerick Institute of Technology, where he received an NCEA Diploma and an NCEA Certificate in electronic engineering. His research interests are in the areas of Cellular communications, IoT, System Security vulnerabilities, Motion Capture, VR/Immersive Environments, edge processing techniques, Data Management, sensor development, and Wireless Sensor Networks with a particular focus on the corresponding issues of interoperability and scalability.