Mariana Todorova



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Primary Position & Institution:

Assistant professor, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Short Bio:

Dr. Mariana Todorova, Ph.D. is a futurist and consultant in the field of future studies and strategic planning. She is also a visionary, strategist and author of books about Artificial Intelligence and Counterfactual Analysis and Future Studies. She was a Member of Parliament at the National Assembly (2014-2017), advisor to the President of the Republic of Bulgaria (2008-2012) and is an Associate Professor at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. She also was a Head of the local office of a Member of the European Parliament in Bulgaria. Todorova is a Chair of Millennium Project Bulgarian Node, Fellow World Academy of Art and Sciences and Ambassador of Hera Women Organization. Todorova completed an Executive Program in Political leadership at Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government. She also completed the International Visitors Leadership Program at the US State Department and Executive Program in Political leadership at the Chinese Academy of Governance. Currently, Todorova is dedicated to her newest project-a Blockchain platform for decision making and electronic voting-DG Agora that allows decentralisation and democratisation in various areas.