Tech Entrepreneur.
AI Lawyer & AI Ethicist.
TEDx Talk Speaker.

Josephine V Yam

Education & Professional Background

  • Stanford University, Graduate School of Business, Executive Leadership Program
  • University of Calgary, Masters in Law (LLM)
  • University of Guelph, Master of Arts in Philosophy (specializing in AI Ethics)
  • Harvard University, Harvard Law School’s Negotiation Institute
  • University of British Columbia, Award of Achievement on Diversity & Inclusion
  • University of Toronto, Certification in Sustainable Development
  • Ateneo De Manila University, Juris Doctor of Law and Bachelor of Science in Business Management (Honors Program)
  • Has been admitted to practice law in New York (USA), Alberta (Canada)-active, Ontario (Canada), and the Philippines
  • Serves on the Standards Council of Canada Mirror Committee ISO/EC on Artificial Intelligence.
  • AI Policy Expert Specialist with the Washington DC-based Center for AI & Digital Policy.
  • Co-authored two international peer-reviewed journal articles on AI’s impact on mental health and AI’s impact on HR recruitment
  • Former Senior Legal Counsel with the government’s Department of Justice
  • Former lawyer with international law firm Baker McKenzie in Toronto, Hong Kong & Philippines

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