This post features the fifth episode of the JohnWright.ai Artificial Intelligence Podcast. Episode 5 is entitled Artificial Intelligence and Governance featuring Kristen Thomasen as my guest. Kristen is an Assistant Professor of Law, Robotics and Society at the University of Windsor Faculty of Law in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Kristen is a leading expert in Canada on robotics law and policy and she focuses her research on legal, ethical and social issues related to robotic technologies and artificial intelligence. Her position as professor of law, robotics and society is actually the first in North America to be specifically designated that way.
Kristen is also completing her PhD in Law at the University of Ottawa, having previously clerked for a Canadian Supreme Court Justice, the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench and articling with Alberta Justice in Calgary, Alberta, where she is also member of the Law Society.