Ingrid Peignier is a graduate engineer from the École des Mines d'Alès in France and holds a master's degree (M.Sc.A.) in industrial engineering from the École Polytechnique de Montréal. She has been working at the Centre interuniversitaire de recherche en analyse des organisations (CIRANO) for 21 years. She is currently the Senior Director of Partnerships and Research Development at CIRANO. Ms. Peignier specializes in the identification, assessment, management and communication of risks in various fields such as the transportation of hazardous materials, underground infrastructure failures and the risk of food fraud. Since 2011, she publishes, with Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin, the annual Barometer on the perception of risks in Quebec. She is currently working on several projects in the food industry, in particular the Baromètre de la confiance des consommateurs québécois à l'égard des aliments (Barometer of Quebec consumers' confidence in food) and various studies on the digital transformation in the agricultural sector.