Karla received her B.E. degree on Computer Science from Catholic University in Bolivia in 2000. The M.E. and the Ph.D. degrees in Engineering from the Graduate School of Information, Production and Systems - Waseda University, Japan in 2007 and 2010, respectively. From 2011 to 2013 she was working on FOSSINA project at the University of United Nations, Institute of Advanced Studies, Yokohama, Japan. Her main works include ‘Mining association rules from large-scale databases using evolutionary computing’.