Chiara Martolini was born in Pisa (Italy) in 1990. She obtained her Master degree in Biomedical Engineering from School of Engineering, University of Pisa, in 2017 with the thesis "Optimization of experimental audio-motor assessment of visually impaired people". The project was developed at the Italian Institute of Technology (Genoa) under the supervision of Dr. Monica Gori, Unit for Visually Impaired People, and it was part of project " ABBI - Audio Bracelet for Blind Interaction", founded by by the European Commission under The 7th Framework Programme (FP7-ICT-2013-10).
In 2017 she started her PhD course in Bioengineering and Robotics, "Cognitive Robotics, Interaction and Rehabilitation Technologies" curriculum, held by the University of Genoa in collaboration with the Italian Institute of Technology. She was involved in the the supervision of Dr. Monica Gori (Unit for Visually Impaired People), dealing with multisensory development in visually impaired individuals, in particular children, to enhance their sensorimotor abilities necessary to orient and move in space.