Elle is currently pursuing her masters in computational neuroscience at ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich, and has an honours degree in biochemistry and genetics. She has a passion for brain and computing research and its implications in society, especially in the fields of neurotechnology, mixed reality and visual computing. She is originally from New Zealand, but has been fortunate to travel, work and live in a variety of different countries. Elle loves to meet individuals from diverse cultures, to share ideas, knowledge and experiences. Her other interests include philosophy, art, dancing, surfing and snowboard instructing.