Contributors

All of our contributors have been hand-picked for their detailed knowledge and expertise in their field. Each contributor will bring their insight and industry understanding and experience to our one and two day training workshops. Don't miss this unrivalled opportunity to hear from industry leaders. For more information about any of the individuals who chair, speak or train at our occupational development courses, please click on their names or images to reveal more information. We ensure that each of our open-access training courses have excellent networking opportunities and are highly interactive. Please note that our trainers are available for in-house training as well as open-access workshops.

Anne Alexander

Director of the Learning Programme , Cambridge Digital Humanities, Cambridge University

Dr Anne Alexander is Director of the Learning Programme at Cambridge Digital Humanities. Her current research focuses on the ethical and social implications of big data and AI, and she leads the Ethics of Big Data strand of the CDH Learning Programme. She has developed a number of innovative formats for teaching data ethics in a variety of settings.

Dr Alexander also co-directs the Cambridge Data School, a project led by CDH with the aim of democratising access to tools and methods for digital data collection, analysis and reporting, fostering the development of ethical practices in digital research and encouraging dialogue between academia, civil society, the public sector and industry about the social, ethical and policy implications of digital research methods. The Data School leverages expertise in internet-mediated research and digital verification methods providing practical instruction and knowledge exchange across sectors, professions and disciplines.

She is a member of the Data Ethics Group at the Alan Turing Institute and a member of the Steering Group of the Trust and Technology Strategic Research Initiative.