Maroussia is an attorney and researcher with a background in interactive media. Prior to graduate studies at Harvard Law School, she was a senior policy analyst at Global Affairs Canada focusing on artificial intelligence. She drafted the Department’s AI foreign policy strategy, and led interdepartment and multistakeholder consultations to integrate the multiple dimensions of AI into a coherent policy position.

NeurIPS featured her work in the IEEE working group on algorithmic bias. She published and presented on IP considerations in stem cell research, on extraordinary rendition and the war on terror, as well as on the role of mobile platforms in the public sphere. She also gives digital privacy and algorithmic accountability workshops.