Enrico Giovannini is Professor of Economic Statistics at the University of Rome "Tor Vergata" and Professor of Public Management at the LUISS University. He is the founder and spokesperson of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS) and board member of numerous national and international foundations and organizations. He was Director of the Statistical Directorate and Chief Statistician of the OECD, president of ISTAT and later Minister of Labor and Social Policies. He was named "Knight of the Grand Cross of Merit of the Republic" and is the author of over 100 articles, among his publications: Scegliere il futuro. Conoscenza e politica al tempo dei Big Data (Bologna 2014); Le statistiche economiche (Bologna 2015); Responsabilità, uguaglianza, sostenibilità. Tre parole-chiave per interpretare il futuro (with E. Pulcini and S. Veca, Bologna 2017); L’utopia sostenibile (Roma-Bari 2018).