Author, Professor, University of Washington & Chair, World Bank External Expert Reviewer Panel
Ryan Calo is the Lane Powell and D. Wayne Gittinger Professor of Law at the University of Washington, School of Law, where he holds appointments at the Information School and (by courtesy) Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science and Engineering. Professor Calo is a founding co-director of the interdisciplinary UW Tech Policy Lab and the UW Center for an Informed Public. Professor Calo's research on law and emerging technology appears in leading law reviews and technical publications and is frequently referenced by the national media. His work has been translated into five languages. Professor Calo has testified three times before the United States Senate and organized events on behalf of the National Science Foundation, the National Academy of Sciences, and the Obama White House. He has been a speaker at the President Obama's Frontiers Conference, the Aspen Ideas Festival, and NPR's Weekend in Washington. He is presently serving as Chair of the data privacy External Expert Reviewer for the World Bank.