Marialessia Musumeci was born in Genoa, Italy, on September 11, 1985. She received the Bachelor's degree in Neurophysiology Techniques in November 2008 from Universita' degli Studi di Genova, Italy, discussing the thesis âThe Technique Of Digital Recording and Quantification. From January 2009 to September 2009, she collaborated for the different Hospitals, Genoa and Milan, Italy, performing research activities in the context of the Neurological Surgery and Sleep Recording of neural signals. She received the Master' s degree in Cognitive Science and Decision Making in March 2011 from Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy, discussing the thesis (Communication for Learning Mediated by BCI in cases of Dyslexia and ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). From January 2015 to July 2015, she perceived a research grant from Department of Information Technologies, Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy, performing research activities neuroscience and signals processing techniques. From October 2015 to November 2018, she has been a PhD student at the Computer Science Doctorate School of Universita' degli Studi di Milano (XXXI cycle), performing research activities at the Department of Computer Science, with the supervision of Prof. Rita Maria Rosa Pizzi. In the first year of the doctorate she took part in the European project entitled NANO x COMP, bringing his neuroscientific skills. She has obtained the PhD in February 2019, discussing the thesis Artificial Intelligence Applied To The Study Of Conscious Perceptive States. Resulting the only woman to obtain the title of research doctor for the XXXI cycle. His research interests include neuroconding, neuroscience, neurophysiology, cognitive science, signal and image processing, computational intelligence. Author of several publications on these topics.