Francesco Mureddu is an analyst and strategist in innovation and technology policies. During his career Francesco has supported, and in many cases, driven the design and delivery of consultancy and research projects in a wide variety of topics including the impact of Digital Transformation, Big data and Artificial Intelligence, e-government, Smart cities, ICT-enabled social innovation, future science, Citizen Science, research and innovation policies, health. Francesco masters a wide array of methodologies including evaluation and impact assessment of policy initiatives and projects, policy development and benchmarking, technology roadmapping and scenario development, economic and econometric modelling, cost/benefit and sensitivity analysis, stakeholders’ consultation and engagement. He holds an MA in Economics from the Catholic University of Louvain and a PhD in Economics from the University of Cagliari, and is able to work and interact in English and Spanish. Francesco has played a leading role in the delivery of more than 40 (industrial, R&D, consulting) projects, for both private & public sector organizations, and he has raised over 7M EUR in funding for his clients since 2017. Finally, he regularly serves as track chair in the conference EGOV-CeDEM-ePart, he is one of the general chairs and regional chair EMEA for Data for Policy 2022, and he is Area Editor for Area 1: Data Driven Transformations in Policy & Governance, for the journal Data & Policy, Cambridge University Press.