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Alix Dunn

Alix Dunn is a Non-Resident Fellow at Stanford’s Digital Civil Society Lab. Alix works as a consultant and advisor to organizations big and small. She has extensive experience facilitating diverse groups to tackle complex data and technology challenges, and to advance a shared understanding of how technology can and should shape our world. Her consulting firm Computer Says Maybe works with industry to build business process for ethical decision-making in technical development and deployment of emerging technology. She works with global philanthropic institutions to shape strategic investment in technology and to anticipate the impact that technology can and will have on society. She co-founded and directed The Engine Room, a leading organization leveraging data and technology to make the world a better place. She sits on the Technology Advisory Board of the International Criminal Court, the Advisory Council of the Open Technology Fund, and the Boards of Syrian Archive and Open Data Kosovo. Formerly, she was a fellow at Open Society Foundations, and sat on the Technology Advisory Council at Amnesty International and the board of HURIDOCS.

Posts by Alix Dunn

Data Privacy and Security: From Mandate to Mission

Lucy Bernholz moderates a discussion on how social sector organizations can utilize data while integrating responsible data governance into their culture.

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Three Concepts of Social Sector Transformation

Alix Dunn of The Engine Room defines three concepts of transformation in the social sector and explains how they’re connected.

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