Antonio Lijoi is Professor of Statistics in the Department of Decision Sciences, at Bocconi University. He has previously been Assistant Professor (1999-2005) and Associate Professor (2006-2011) of Statistics in the Department of Economics and Quantitative Methods, at the University of Pavia. He has, then, been Professor of Probability and Mathematical Statistics (2011-2016) in the Department of Economics and Management, at the University of Pavia. He is Fellow of the Institute of Mathematics Statistics and of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis. He is also Fellow of the Bocconi Institute of Data Science and Analytics (BIDSA). Antonio has gained his University Degree (Laurea) in Economic and Social Disciplines (DES) from Bocconi University in 1994 and his PhD in Statistics from the University of Trento in 1999.