Dr Charlotte Webb is co-founder of Feminist Internet, a non-profit organisation aiming to make the internet more equal by combining art and design, feminism and technology. She recently created a Masters Degree in Internet Equalities for the Creative Computing Institute, London, and developed a 4-week online course ‘Design a Feminist Chatbot’ for Future Learn. She is Founding Director of Even, a consultancy providing creative approaches to tech equity for the next generation of business. She was nominated by the Evening Standard as one of the most influential people in Technology and Science in London, 2018 and has been widely featured in the international press. She has presented her work internationally, including at TedX, Reykjavik Global Women’s Forum, Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity and Barbados Internet Governance Forum.
How can we create more safety in an online world of discrimination? Part of the answer is in bridging the gaps between technologists, policymakers, researchers and users. Never has this been...