Vasilii A. Gromov(DSc in mathematical models and computational mathematics 2017; PhD in computational mathematics 2006) is a full professor and a deputy head of School of data analysis and artificial intelligence of National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow. His current scientific interests comprises predictive clustering for chaotic time series prediction, natural language processing, computational nonlinear mathematics for complex systems, neural networks for medical statistics, and metaheuristics for operation research. He is a (co-)author of a monograph (published by Springer, 2013) and more than thirty peer-reviewed articles.