Professor Charles Raab is a political scientist, conducts research on privacy, data protection, surveillance, security, and on regulatory policy and practice. He has published extensively on those topics. He is a Director of CRISP (Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and Privacy), and co-Chairs IDEPP (Independent Digital Ethics Panel for Policing). He is a member of the Turing's Data Ethics Group.
Professor Raab aims to stimulate discussion and awareness of ethical and related legal and social issues in data science among Turing researchers, and to learn about their approaches to these subjects in their work. He will organise workshops and seminars on these issues.