Massimo Plaja was born in Rome in 1983 and studied Letters and Philosophy in Rome discussing a thesis on the analysis of Barack Obama's speech. He began his professional career at a very young age at the International Language School in Rome in the Italian department called 'Accademia Studio Italia' dealing with the management of Italian courses. He specializes in the follow-up of foreign students, from their arrival to their departure, taking care of their linguistic and logistical needs, including visa procedures and accommodation logistics. Coordinates and organizes courses and workshops aimed at overcoming the first and second level DITALS certification.
Coordinates the preparation courses for passing the CILS exam of the University of Siena.
He organizes activities for foreign students to spread the knowledge of Italian culture also by thematic courses and tourist-cultural activities.