Paolo Legrenzi is an Italian psychologist and academician internationally known in the field of cognitive psychology. He is a member of the Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, the Association for Psychological Science, the Associazione il Mulino (chairman of the Editorial Board since 2012). He is Professor Emeritus in cognitive psychology at Università Ca’ Foscari of Venice and Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the Ca’ Foscari Competency Centre. He is also Chairman of LUISS X.ITE. Over the years, he has written for tipi di Laterza, il Mulino and Raffaello Cortina and for the newspapers Gazzettino, Repubblica, Sole24Ore. In 2017, together with Carlo Umiltà, he was awarded the Sante de Sanctis Prize for the essay “Una cosa alla volta” (Mulino). He is a member of the CNR Research Ethics and Bioethics Committee.