Director, Internet Policy Unit
Tony Blair Institute for Global Change
Max Beverton-Palmer’s work focuses on building a progressive policy platform that tackles some of the challenges and opportunities brought by the internet and digital platforms. He was previously Head of Digital Policy at Sky, leading policy in the UK and EU on online advertising, internet safety, and online regulation, as well as working with technology and product teams on ethical responsibility of design. He started his career at the UK communications regulator, Ofcom, working on issues such as broadcast and broadband regulation and net neutrality.
Diversity and the number of identities in the LGBTQIA+ community makes algorithmic design, decision-making and prediction exceptionally difficult. Particularly when people identify as queer or...