Just Infrastructures: Paola Ricaurte

Paola Ricaurte

Paola Ricaurte, associate professor in the Department of Media and Digital Culture at Tecnológico de Monterrey and faculty associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University, will present "Crafting our Pluriversal Future: From Technologies of Dispossession to Technologies of Radical Care," as part of the Just Infrastructures speaker series.

Paola Ricaurte co-founded Tierra Común, a network of academics, practitioners and activists interested in decolonizing data. She participates in several expert committees, such as the Global Partnership for Artificial Intelligence (GPAI), the Global Index on Responsible AI and the Expert Group for the Implementation of the UNESCO Recommendation on the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence. She is a member of the Alliance for Inclusive Algorithms and leads the Latin American and Caribbean hub of the Feminist AI Research Network. In addition to her academic work, she participates in civil society initiatives to promote digital rights and the development of public interest technologies.

This event is sponsored by the Community Data Clinic, School of Information Sciences, Center for Global Studies, Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Just Infrastructures, and NCSA.