Nataliya is passionate about an idea of creating a partnership between AI and human intelligence, fusion of a machine and a human brain. She obtained her Ph.D in Computer Science as a part of EHCI team ( of Université Grenoble-Alpes, France. Most of her projects are focused around Brain-Computer Interfaces in the context of consumer grade applications. She was previously a post-doc at Hybrid team, Inria Rennes, France. Nataliya has published and served as a program committee member in conferences and journals such as CHI, Ubicomp, INTERACT, TOCHI, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. She gave 2 TEDx talks. She is the author of such projects as “piloting a drone with your brain”, “control a BB-8 droid with your mind”. These projects were presented to general public and were tested by more than 1500 people in 2015-2017. Nataliya won multiple awards for her work: a prize for best PhD thesis from Université Grenoble Alpes community; a fellowship from L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women and Science in 2016 (30 applications were selected out of 1000+) and she was also named as Top French Talent 2017 from MIT Innovators Under 35. Please check her webpage here: