AI for Good Brain Trust

The AI for Good Brain Trust is composed of an international panel of multi-stakeholder and inter-disciplinary partners, innovators and thinkers from industry, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society, member states, academia, start-ups, media and the arts who assist in identifying and curating high-impact sessions, collaborations and initiatives aimed at using AI to advance the UN SDGs.

Brain Trust

CO-Founder and Director
AI Commons
Deputy Director, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau
International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Co-founder and Managing Director AI for Good
Head, Strategic Engagement
TSB International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Senior Fellow, Artificial Intelligence & Equality Initiative (AIEI)
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
Professor of Computer Science at University of California, Berkeley, Author 'Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control'
IBM Fellow
IBM T.J. Watson Research Lab
Autonomy Systems and Regulatory Expert
Inventor, BBC "Click" Presenter
BBC News
Founder and Scientific Director
Mila - Quebec AI Institute
Founder and Storyteller; AI for Culture preservation Solution Track Co-Chair
Chief Executive Officer
ACSILabs Inc
Responsible AI and AI for Good Lead
Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of AI Center of Excellence Africa
AI Center of Excellence Africa
Senior Editor of The Lancet and Vice-Chair of the ITU-WHO Focus Group on AI for Health
The Lancet Journal
Chief Executive Officer
Fondation Botnar
Chair of ITU/WHO Focus Group on AI for Health
Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI)
Head of the Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI)
Executive Vice Chairman
Innovation Manager
Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI)
Institute for Accountability in the Digital Age (I4ADA)
Chairman & Managing General Partner
REDDS Capital
Dean and Chancellor's Professor of Law
Chief Impact Officer
Independent Research Consultant
Sinovation Ventures
Head of Innovation Accelerator
United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
Chief Scientist
World Health Organization (WHO)
Chief Curator of the Artistic Intelligence Visionary Initiative
Reeps100 Studios
Associate Professor
UC Irvine
Impact Hub Montreal
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Technical University Berlin
Kay Family Foundation​​
Carnegie/Uehiro Fellow and Co-direct of the AI and Equality Initiative
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
Chief Executive Officer
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Executive Director
UN Global Pulse
UNICEF's Innovation Unit
Professor of Atmospheric Physics
University of Oxford
Professor of Ethical & Social Artificial Intelligence
Umeå University
Co-Founder & CEO
Professor, Computer Science Department and Co-Director of Stanford’s Human-Centered AI Institute
Stanford University
Corporate Vice President, Research & Incubations
CDP Cassa Depositi e Prestiti
Research Scientist and Head of Google AI Center, Accra
Chief Digital Officer
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Co-Founder & CEO
Carbon Re
Co-Founder & Co-Director
Foundation for Responsible Robotics
Chief Scientific Officer
Founding Executive Director
The Partnership on AI (PAI)
Founding Managing General Partner
REDDS Capital
Executive Director
Transform Health
Research Director
President & Chief Executive Officer
Washington Global Health Alliance
Founder and CEO
Director of Artificial Intelligence
PwC United Kingdom
Associate Professor
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Senior Adviser, Division of data, analytics and delivery for impact
World Health Organization (WHO)
Lead AI for health
World Health Organization (WHO)
Head of Emerging Technologies Initiative
Founder, Ocean Protocol and Founder & CTO, BigchainDB​
Ocean Protocol
Shenzhen Open Innovation Lab
Author, journalist and speaker
Zero Abuse Project
Associate professor & Director of the Geneva Tsinghua Initiative
University of Geneva
Strategic consultant in AI, facilitator, coach and speaker
Coordinator of the UNEP Digital Transformation Task Force
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics
Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Harvard Medical School