Microsoft Research & MIT Center for Civic Media, New York, USA
Kate Crawford is a Visiting Professor at MIT’s Center for Civic Media, a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, and a Senior Fellow at NYU’s Information Law Institute. She has published widely on the social and ethical impacts of big data, including in journals such as New Media & Society, Science, Technology & Human Values and Information, Communication & Society. She has also written for The Atlantic, The New York Times and The New Inquiry. She is on the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Data, and she is a co-director of the Council for Big Data, Ethics & Society. She is on the advisory boards of the Information Program at the Open Society Foundation and New Museum’s art and technology incubator NEW INC. Kate was a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio fellow in 2013, where she worked on issues to do with big data, ethics and communities. She is currently writing a new book on data, ethics and power for Yale University Press.