Carissa Véliz is a professor at the Institute for Ethics in Artificial Intelligence and a fellow of Hertford College at the University of Oxford. She is the recipient of the prestigious Herbert A. Simon 2021 award for outstanding research in computer science and philosophy. His academic work has been published by Nature, Harvard Business Review, and AI & Society, among others. She has published for the Guardian, Wired, and El País. She is the author of the acclaimed book "Privacy is Power: Data, Surveillance and Freedom in the Digital Age" (Debate) and editor of the Oxford Handbook of Digital Ethics.

He advises policy makers around the world on privacy and the ethics of artificial intelligence. In Spain, he has been a member of the expert group that advised the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation on the Charter of Digital Rights; he also advised the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the country's Digital Strategy.

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