TitleCompany:Professor, School of Communication and Information, University of Hawaii, USA
Bio:Jenifer Sunrise Winter is a Professor in the School of Communications at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and Co-Director of the Pacific Information and Communication Technology for Development Collaborative. Her research addresses data governance, policy, and ethics related to big data, artificial intelligence (AI), and the Internet of Things (IoT). Dr. Winter is PI of an NSF-funded grant addressing one of the grand challenges of this big data era—how we can harness health data resources for societal good amidst many competing claims on the value to be derived from these data and the substantial risks for individual privacy and security. She has participated in several U.S. National Science Foundation events related to privacy and cybersecurity (via the Team for Research in Ubiquitous Secure Technology). She is Associate Editor of the Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society and Co-Chair of the Research Committee at the Pacific Telecommunications Council.