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Kay Firth-Butterfield

BA(hons), LLM, MA Head of AI and a Member of the Executive Committee at the World Economic Forum

Kay Firth-Butterfield is one of the foremost experts in the world on the governance of AI. She is a barrister, former Judge, Professor, technologist, and entrepreneur who has an abiding interest in how humanity can equitably benefit from new technologies, especially AI. Kay is an Associate Barrister (Doughty Street Chambers), Master of the Inner Temple, London and serves on the Lord Chief Justice’s Advisory Panel on AI and Law. She co-founded AI Global and was the world's first Chief AI Ethics officer in 2014 and created the AIEthics Twitter hashtag. Kay is Vice-Chair of the IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems and was part of the group which met at Asilomar to create the Asilomar AI Ethical Principles. She is on the Polaris Council for the Government Accountability Office (USA), the Advisory Board for UNESCO International Research Centre on AI and AI4All. She has also been consistently recognized as a leading woman in AI since 2018 and was featured in the New York Times as one of 10 Women Changing the Landscape of Leadership.

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AI in healthcare: How to deal with bias, discrimination, and....

Kay Firth-Butterfield,

8 June 2022