TitleCompany:Doctoral Student, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
Bio:Xiaoyue (Rachel) Peng is a first year PhD student of Mass Communication in Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications, Penn State University. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in urban planning and earned her master’s degree in public administration. She seeks to comprehensively investigate the interactive relationship between ICTs and smart communities. Specifically, her research interest lies in smart cities implementation in the context of developed and developing countries. Peng enjoys reading but also would like to spend her spare time on binge watching or idling away a cozy afternoon.