Alberto Pepe is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Center for Astrophysics of Harvard University and a co-founder of Authorea, a science tech startup. He is interested in the promotion of Open Science and the design and development of the next generation of tools for the collaborative authorship of scientific papers. He holds a Ph.D. in Information Science from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a M.Sc. in Computer Science and a B.Sc. in Astrophysics, both from University College London, U.K.