Roberto Poli (PhD Utrecht), Full Professor of Philosophy of Science, has obtained the UNESCO Chair on Anticipatory Systems. Poli teaches Social Foresight and Epistemology of the Social Sciences; he directs the Master in Social Foresight of the University of Trento, currently in its eighth edition. Roberto is a fellow of STIAS — Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study. He is the President of AFI-the association of Italian Futurists, and Skopìa, a company offering professional anticipation services. Roberto is editor-in-chief of Axiomathes (Springer) and belongs to the editorial committees of many journals (including Futures and the European Journal of Future Research). Roberto Poli has published 7 volumes; the last is Working with the future, Milan, Bocconi University Press 2019. He is editor-in-chief of the Handbook of Anticipation (Springer). He has edited more than 20 volumes or special issues of journals and published more than 250 scientific papers.