DATA RESEARCHFELLOW CONTROLSHIFT FUTURELABS JOYANNE BOYCE DENISE WILKINS RENEE JACOBS/B IN BATH INCLUSIVE TECHNOLOGYNETWORK IOTA TESSA ALEXANDER DIGILOCAL THE BLACK ECO REPUBLIC ADA LOVELACE INSTITUTE CONTROLR MOZILLA TOMASZ STANCZAK RADICALXCHANGE FELLOW TECHSPARK UNIVERSITYOF THE UNDERGROUND STREAMR

Control Shift

An exciting New arts programme that I produced artwork and a film for. I also led a workshop on AI and Bias and connected with Bristol University Robotics Department who are now including the study of Bias in their Ciriculum.

Control (╯°▽°)╯ ┻━┻ Shift (control-shift.network)

The Black Eco Republic

I set up an environmentalist initiative focussed on including BIPOC people in the climate change conversation and creating global networks, programs and new technology to support those most affected by climate change. DIgilocal are included in a funding application to transform Indonesia into a major tech hub by providing tech club support and tech repurposing training.

The Black Eco Republic

Tomasz Stanczak

Founder of Nether Mind, consulting on Controlr and instrumental in gaining knowledge and confidence to build own data union

Nethermind - Ethereum Solutions for Developers and Enterprises

DigiLocal

An organisation helping young people discover their passion for technology. Their focus is on under-represented groups in the high tech industries e.g. girls, BAME, lower socioeconomic backgrounds.

DigiLocal – Supporting communities to run tech clubs for their young people

Radical Xchange Fellow

RadicalxChange is a global movement dedicated to reimagining the building blocks of democracy and markets in order to uphold fairness, plurality, and meaningful participation in a rapidly changing world.The RadicalxChange Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing that cause, founded by E. Glen Weyl, economist and a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research. The first cohort will work together to strengthen civil society and rethink public goods. Mentors include Vitalik Butuerin, Co founder of Ethereum and Audrey Lang Digital Minister of Taiwan.

radicalxchange

University of the Underground

AI New Politics and Afrofuturism informing the process. Knowledge and Experience used from Control Shift to participate in the University of the Underground.

University of the Underground

Tech Spark

An information hub for all things tech in Bristol, Bath and the West of England region

Virtual Coffee Morning #16: Diversity in Tech - Alternative Routes into the Sector - TechSPARK.co

Renee Jacobs/B in Bath

Contact from Denise. Renee who runs a program and network for underrepresented people in Bath. I was invited to be involved in a Tech Spark discussion on Diversity and Alternative routes in AI. We are now working on connectivity project for young people in South West with a consortium including Digilocal and Bath Spa University

B in Bath – Supporting people from underrepresented backgrounds in the city of Bath (bib-network.org)

Denise Wilkins

Connected with Denise through Renee. Denise is a Microsoft Researcher and is now consulting for Controlr.

Denise Wilkins at Microsoft Research

IOTA

initial candidate for Data marketplace partner

Home | IOTA

Controlr

A Decentralised Data Union to monetize social media data. Received Prototype funding from South West Creative Technology Network. Controlr is a Data union with a focus on inclusion.

Data Prototype Teams Announced | SWCTN | South West Creative Technology Network

Streamr

Data market place providers building solutions for Data Unions

streamr.network

Future Labs

German developers who helped immensely with initial conversations.

future lab berlin - home

Inclusive Technology Network

a meetup group set up to collaborate with others in the inclusion AI/Terch space

Inclusive Technology Network (Bristol, United Kingdom) | Meetup

Ada Lovelace Institute

An independent research institute and deliberative body with a mission to ensure data and AI work for people and society. Teresa Dillion, Co-Investigator encouraged me to apply. Even though I did not get that funding the research and ideas formed for that application led to me submitting a proposal to the Mozilla Foundation which was successfully funded.

Ada Lovelace Institute

Joyanne Boyce

Connection through Data research programme – invited to Slack Alt group. Helped tremendously with contacts and support

The Social Detail

Tessa Alexander

Senior systems developer and consultant for Control mobile App

Profile: Tessa Alexander - TechSPARK.co

Mozilla

‘Hope’ - A creative response to AI and Bias forming solutions to Ethics and racial Justice in AI. The central focus is an immersive journalistic film curated in the spirit of the ‘Social Dilemma’ and with the overarching mission to become a manifesto for interventions in AI.

mozilla.org