Marta R. Costa-jussà is a Telecommunication’s Engineer by the Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC, Barcelona). She received her PhD from the UPC in 2008. Her research experience is mainly in Machine Translation (MT), and she has experience in Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) and Information Retrieval (IR). She has worked at LIMSI-CNRS (Paris), Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Barcelona), Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona), Barcelona Media Innovation Center (Barcelona), Universidade de São Paulo (São Paulo), Institute for Infocomm Research (Singapore) and Instituto Politécnico Nacional (Mexico). She has received prestigious and competitive fellowships like: Formación del Personal Universitario (FPU) and Juan de la Cierva (from the Spanish Government), BE-DGR (Grants for Abroad Research, from Catalonia), FAPESP Visiting Professor (from São Paulo research foundation) and an IOF Marie Curie (from the European Commission). She has participated in 12 European and National (Spanish, French and Brazilian) projects. She has organized 5 conferences/workshops in the areas of MT and IR, taught several tutorials and seminars, done more than 20 invited talks and published over 90 papers in international scientific journals and conferences receiving several awards. She has been cooperating with companies (TaUYou and UniversalDoctor) as a consultant.