Sherif Elsayed-Ali

Director, AI for Climate, Element AI

Director, Partnerships, Element AI, responsible for establishing partnerships with other institutions to advance the public good using artificial intelligence. Co-Chair, World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Human Rights and Technology; Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights, Harvard Kennedy School. Formerly, founded Amnesty Tech, which leads Amnesty International’s work on the impact of technology on human rights and the potential uses of new technologies to advance human rights protection. Held a number of other positions at Amnesty, including Director of Global Issues with responsibility for the organization’s research and advocacy on transitional human rights issues, and before that Global Head of Refugee and Migrants’ Rights. Studied engineering and international law at the American University in Cairo; MPA, Harvard Kennedy School.