Professor Ernest Cachia currently holds the position of Dean of the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology and is also the Head of the Department of Computer Information Systems, as well as the Chairman of the Institute of Aerospace Technologies, at the University of Malta. Professor Cachia holds a Doctorate Degree in Software Engineering from the University of Sheffield (UK). Professor Cachia has worked in various Electronics and ICT companies, and private educational establishments, and since 1994 holds a tenured academic post at the University of Malta. Professor Cachia was and is involved in various EU projects and was the Project Leader multi-million Euro ERDF project constructing and equipping the existing Faculty of ICT building. Academically, Professor Cachia is currently responsible for the software engineering and software project management streams in both B.Sc. IT (Hons) Software Development and B.Sc. IT (Hons) Computing and Business Degree programmes of the Faculty of ICT at the University of Malta.