Anja Kaspersen

Anja Kaspersen Carnegie Council Senior Fellow

Anja Kaspersen is a Senior Fellow at Carnegie Council of Ethics in International Affairs. She is the former Director of the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs in Geneva and Deputy Secretary General of the Conference on Disarmament. Previously, she held the role as the head of strategic engagement and new technologies at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

Prior to joining the ICRC she served as a senior director for geopolitics and international security and a member of the executive committee at the World Economic Forum. Kaspersen has also worked in business and has had a rich diplomatic and academic career. She is a published author and speaker. Kaspersen is a strong believer in multilateralism and in the power of science and technology diplomacy to ensure responsible innovation and applications.

She is an alumni International Gender Champion, a member of the IEEE Council on Extended Intelligence and Industry Activity on Life Science Innovation and AI and a member of the International Military Council on Climate and Security.



December 7, 2021 - Ethics, Governance, and Emerging Technologies: A Conversation with C2G and AIEI
November 3, 2021 - Time for an Honest Scientific Discourse on AI & Deep Learning
October 8, 2021 - The Promise & Peril of AI & Human Systems Engineering
October 6, 2021 - Procuring & Embedding AI Systems in the Public Sector
July 29, 2021 - Artificial Intelligence, Justice, & the Rule of Law
June 25, 2021 - Soft Law Approaches to AI Governance
June 24, 2021 - Think Before You Code: Engaging Young Professionals in AI Ethics & Equality
May 26, 2021 - Creative Reflections on the History & Role of AI Ethics
December 21, 2020 - Algorithmic Bias & the Ethical Implications


December 23, 2021 - Ethics and Fairness in AI: Who Makes the Rules?

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