Lunch and Learn: Rashida Richardson

Please join the Office of New Markets and the Center for Law, Information and Creativity (CLIC) for The Power of Your JD In An Interdisciplinary and Innovative World Lunch & Learn Series with our upcoming guest speaker:

Rashida Richardson ’11, Assistant Professor of Law and Political Science at Northeastern University and a nationally recognized expert in the social and civil rights implications of artificial intelligence and technology policy. Professor Richardson currently serves as senior counsel, artificial intelligence, at Mastercard, having previously served as attorney advisor to the Chair of the FTC and as a senior policy advisor for data and democracy at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Biden Administration. Richardson worked on a range of civil rights and technology policy issues at the German Marshall Fund, Rutgers Law School, AI Now Institute, the American Civil Liberties Union of New York (NYCLU), and the Center for HIV Law and Policy. Her work has been featured in the Emmy-Award Winning Documentary, The Social Dilemma, and in major publications like The New York Times, Wired, MIT Technology Review and NPR.She received her BA with honors in the College of Social Studies at Wesleyan University and her JD from Northeastern Law. Students will have the opportunity to hear about Professor Richardson’s instrumental work at the intersection of social and civil rights, AI, data protection and technology policy from an academic, government and industry perspective.

Jun 12, 2024

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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