Francesco Marconi

Applied XL: co-founder and CEO
Francesco Marconi is a computational journalist and co-founder and CEO of Applied XL. He was previously R&D Chief at The Wall Street Journal and AI co-lead at the Associated Press. He was an adjunct instructor at Columbia Journalism School and a research associate at the Lab Social Machines at MIT Media Lab. His latest book "Newsmakers: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Journalism” was published by Columbia University Press in January 2020. Francesco started his career as an economist focused on technology transfer at the Group of 77 at the United Nations.