Diego Ghezzi received his M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering (2004) and Ph.D. in Bioengineering (2008) from Politecnico di Milano. From 2008 to 2013, he completed his postdoctoral training at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genova at the Department of Neuroscience and Brain Technologies, where he was promoted to Researcher in 2013. In 2015, he was appointed Assistant Professor of Bioengineering with the Medtronic Chair in Neuroengineering at the Center for Neuroprosthetics and Institute of Bioengineering of the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Since 2023, he is director of Surgical technologies and innovations at the Hôpital ophtalmique Jules-Gonin in Lausanne.