Dr Helena Webb is a Senior Researcher in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Oxford. Helena explores how people interact with technologies in different kinds of setting and how social action both shapes and is shaped by innovation. We talk about responsible innovation, opportunities for positive change, and running ethical hackathons in Zimbabwe.
Understanding the ways in which our lives are shaped by technological innovations.
Activist?: Yes and no. I want to do social good but need to be open to be criticised.
Motivation: Opportunities to find out and see into different contexts
Advice: Go with what you are interested in and go with that flow.