Bio

Dr Zeynep Engin has two roles at the Turing as Open Infrastructure Strategy Lead, and AI for Science and Government Theme Lead for Tools, Practices & Systems. Prior to this, she has been a Senior Research Associate at UCL Computer Science, introducing and leading UCL’s interdisciplinary and cross-sector research agendas around Algorithmic Governance, Digital Ethics and GovTech. Zeynep is also the Founding Director of Data for Policy CIC, a global community of interest that runs the top conference in this space; and the (founding) Editor-in-Chief for the first open-access journal in this field, Data & Policy, published by Cambridge University Press. She has over ten years of executive experience in the non-profit sector and obtained her PhD in Bioengineering and Computational Neuroscience from Imperial College London.