Christophe BISSON Ph.D is Scientific Director of the MSc “International Strategy & Influence” at SKEMA Business School. He explores and develops ‘augmented’ anticipatory systems such as Political Early Warning Systems to protect democracy. He received international and national awards for his work and won research funds from the American NSF, EU, the French Ministry of Research, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Peru. Christophe is SCIP World advisory board member, Full member of WFSF (a consultative partner of UN and UNESCO), board member of the scientific committee of Academie d’Intelligence Economique, member of the Economic Intelligence committee of CGEM RSK among others. He is also guest editor of the topical issue ”‘Futures of Democracy” of the European Journal of Futures Research.