TitleCompany:Director, CITRIS Policy Lab, UC Berkeley
Bio:Brandie Martin Nonnecke, PhD is Research & Development Manager for CITRIS, UC Berkeley and Director of the CITRIS Tech for Social Good Program. She is a Fellow at the World Economic Forum where she serves on the Council on the Future of the Digital Economy and Society. Brandie researches human rights at the intersection of law, policy, and emerging technologies. She investigates how information and communication technologies (ICTs) impact civic participation, governance and accountability, and economic and social development.
She also studies AI-enabled decision-making, addressing issues of fairness, accountability, and appropriate governance structures. She has published research on algorithmic-based decision-making for public service provision in the urban context and outlined recommendations for how to better ensure application of AI supports equity and fairness. Her research publications are available at https://nonnecke.com/.