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2021 Civic Hacker Summit

Virtual Event | November 5-6, 2021

Dr. Christina Colclough

Building the WorkerTech Ecosystem

Day 1: Friday, November 5, 2021, 10:30 AM PST

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Dr. Christina Colclough

Why Not Lab

Regarded as a thought leader on the future of work(ers) and the politics of digital technology, Dr. Christina J. Colclough is an advocate for the workers’ voice. She is the founder of the Why Not Lab - a boutique value-driven consultancy that puts workers at the centre of digital change. In this capacity, Christina works with unions, interest organisations and governments across the world on issues such as AI governance, workers' data rights and human rights, and the development of responsible digital technology. Christina co-developed WeClock – an open-source privacy-preserving app to empower workers and unions through the responsible collection and analysis of work-related data.

Christina is included in the all-time Hall of Fame of the world's most brilliant women in AI Ethics and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. She is also a member of the Steering Committee of the Global Partnership on AI (GPAI) and Advisory Board member of Carnegie Council's new program: AI and Equality Initiative. She is a member of the OECD One AI Expert Group, and is affiliated to FAOS, Copenhagen University.

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