Dan Ciuriak is Senior Fellow with the Centre for International Governance Innovation (Waterloo), where he writes on the economics of the data-driven economy and the international trade aspects of the digital transformation. He also holds fellowships with the C.D. Howe Institute (Toronto) and the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (Vancouver), and has a consulting practice specializing in quantitative trade analysis. Previously, he had a 31-year career with the Government of Canada, retiring as Deputy Chief Economist at Global Affairs Canada. He is widely published and comments frequently in the media.