Brandie Nonnecke, PhD is the founding director of the CITRIS Policy Lab at UC Berkeley where she supports interdisciplinary technology policy research and engagement in the interest of society.
With expertise at the intersection of human rights and technology, Brandie provides thought-provoking presentations on societal impacts of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, IoT, digital ID systems, platforms, and democratic innovations and appropriate strategies to ensure the future of tech benefits all.
Kinstler, L. (17 May, 2019). Big tech firms are racing to track climate refugees: Facebook, Palantir, Microsoft, and more see big money in migration caused by global warming and they’re betting on everything from biometrics to blockchain. MIT Technology Review.
Lytvynenko, J. (17 May, 2019). Misinformation is spreading about the Alabama abortion ban. Here’s what’s real and what’s false. Buzzfeed News.
Lee, D. (15 February 2019). Researchers create ‘malicious’ writing AI. BBC
Lee, D. (26 September 2018). Facebook hate speech glitch investigated by firm. BBC
Lee, D. (15 May 2018). Facebook details scale of abuse on its site. BBC
Stuart, S.C. (18 December 2017). Disaster recovery goes high tech. PC Mag
Hinchliffe, E. (7 October 2017). Why everyone is so convinced Facebook is spying on their conversations. Mashable.