Federico Pigni is a Senior Consultant with Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies and Data Analytics & Digital Technologies practices. He is also Associate Professor and Director of the Global Tech program at Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM, France), Fellow at the Digital Data Stream Lab at Lousiana State University (LSU), and a keynoter at Summit 2016. He is currently researching value creation and appropriation opportunities stemming from big data and digital data streams and their impacts at the organizational and industry level. Prior to joining GEM, Dr. Pigni taught at Università Carlo Cattaneo–LIUC (Italy), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Italy), and the Catholic University (Italy). He was Senior Researcher at Università Carlo Cattaneo Lab#ID RFId and post-doctorate at France Télécom R&D–Pole Service Sciences. Dr. Pigni has participated in research projects funded by Italian, regional, and EU agencies; private industry; and government partners. He has published articles in journals such as California Management Review, MIS Quarterly Executive, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, and Production Planning & Control. Dr. Pigni holds a PhD in management information systems and supply chain management.