When she was 11, Valeria built a robot by herself. At 13, she was named Digital Champion of the Municipality of Alessandria. At 14, she was a speaker at TEDxMilanoWomen. And at 15, she spent a summer at MIT in Boston as a senior tester. It was at MIT that she discovered that learning can be fun, and today she operates an educational robotics company with Francesco Baldassarre. In 2019 she was included in the Forbes list of 100 Under 30s who’ll change the future.