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Marietje Schaake

  • International Policy Director at the Cyber Policy Center
  • International Policy Fellow at the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

Biography

Marietje Schaake is international policy director at Stanford University Cyber Policy Center and international policy fellow at Stanford’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence.

Between 2009 and 2019, Marietje served as a Member of European Parliament for the Dutch liberal democratic party where she focused on trade, foreign affairs, and technology policies. Marietje is and (Advisory) Board Member with a number of non-profits including MERICS, ECFR, ORF and AccessNow. She writes a monthly column for the Financial Times and a bi-weekly column for the Dutch NRC newspaper. 

 

 

publications

Working Papers
July 2022

Governing artificial intelligence in the public interest

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Governing artificial intelligence in the public interest
Commentary
July 2021

Opinion: Global spyware such as Pegasus is a threat to democracy. Here’s how to stop it.

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Opinion: Global spyware such as Pegasus is a threat to democracy. Here’s how to stop it.
Policy Briefs
December 2020

Preparing for the Age of Deepfakes and Disinformation

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Preparing for the Age of Deepfakes and Disinformation

In The News

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News

Digital Technologies in Emerging Countries

A new volume, Digital Technologies in Emerging Countries, edited by Francis Fukuyama and Marietje Schaake gathers comparative data on digital technology issues affecting ECs that will inform government policy, the platforms, and civil society around the world.
Digital Technologies in Emerging Countries
Marietje Schaake discusses the misuse of technology and the rise of digital authoritarianism with Youtube CEO Neal Mohan at the 2023 Summit for Democracy.
Blogs

Policy Impact Spotlight: Marietje Schaake on Taming Underregulated Tech

A transatlantic background and a decade of experience as a lawmaker in the European Parliament has given Marietje Schaake a unique perspective as a researcher investigating the harms technology is causing to democracy and human rights.
Policy Impact Spotlight: Marietje Schaake on Taming Underregulated Tech
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Panelists at Obama Event Discuss Threats to Democracy in Digital Realm

During three panel discussions at the Cyber Policy Center, speakers discussed the challenges and potential solutions to disinformation and its often negative impact to democracy.
Panelists at Obama Event Discuss Threats to Democracy in Digital Realm
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