Iveta Topalova is an architect for Microsoft, concentrating on enterprise solutions architecture, technical interoperability, agility, scalability and sustainability. Topalova specializes in the area of homeland security, criminal justice and public safety information sharing. She is a vice chair of the IJIS Institute Emerging Technologies Committee and a member of the IJIS Institute Technical Advisory Committee. Topalova is an IJIS Institute national representative to the Global Infrastructure and Standards Working Group Services Implementation Committee (GISWG-SIC) and Services Task Team (GISWG-STT) under the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative. She is also a member of the Global Federated Identity and Privilege Management Delivery Team (GFIPM DT).