Stephanie Ifayemi

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Head of Digital Standards Policy, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

Stephanie Ifayemi is the Head of Digital Standards Policy in the UK’s Department for Digital, where she leads the government’s work on AI technical standards and delivery of the objectives set out in the National AI Strategy. This includes leading the government's work to pilot an AI standards Hub, alongside the Alan Turing Institute and representing the UK in international, multi-stakeholder fora, including in the OECD network of experts on AI. In her wider role, she is responsible for the development of government policy across a portfolio covering areas such as quantum standards. She holds a Master of Public Policy from the University of Oxford.