Lofred is a recognized expert on Digital Ethics. Currently, he serves as the unique Ethicist at the French Digital Council – a leading independent public body whose mission is to provide digital policy recommendations for the French Government and MPs.

More recently,  he has co-written the chapter 5 “What Ethics for AI?” of the Villani’s report on Artificial Intelligence – the French national strategic roadmap on AI for the incoming decades.

He is also a researcher for the United Nations, Dynamic Coalition on Platform Responsibility which aims at fostering a cooperative multi-stakeholder effort in order elaborate concrete and interoperable solutions to protect platform-users’ human rights.

Before coming to the OII, he completed a B. A in Law and Political Science at the University Paris 13 (Summa Cum Laude) and an MSc in International Relations at the University of Montreal (Summa Cum Laude).

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