César A. Hidalgo
ProfessorHidalgo is a world renowned expert in the fields of economic complexity,international development, network science and data science. He holds an ANITIChair on Natural and Artificial Intelligence at the University of Toulouse. Heis a honorary professor at Manchester University and a professor of practice atHarvard University. Prior to joining the University of Toulouse, ProfessorHidalgo was the director of the Collective Learning group at MIT (2010-2019)and a faculty associate at Harvard (2008-2012). He is the author of multiplehighly cited publications and books, including Why Information Grows (BasicBooks, 2015) and The Atlas of Economic Complexity (MIT Press, 2014).