Francesca Rossi is an IBM Fellow and the IBM AI Ethics Global Leader. She is based at the T.J. Watson IBM Research Lab, New York, USA, where she leads research projects to advance AI capabilities and co-chairs the IBM AI Ethics board. Her research interests span various areas of AI, from constraints to preferences, from graphical models to social choice to neuro-symbolic AI. She also actively participates in many global multi-stakeholder initiatives on AI ethics, such as the Partnership on AI and the Global Partnership on AI. She is a fellow of both AAAI and EurAI. She has been the president of IJCAI and she will be the next president of AAAI.