The Global Network Initiative (GNI) welcomes Elonnai Hickok in her independent capacity as a member of the GNI academic constituency.

Ms. Hickok served on the GNI Board as an alternate board member for the NGO constituency when she was Chief Operating Officer for the India-based GNI member, the Centre for Internet & Society India (CIS). She has extensive research experience on issues relating to privacy, freedom of expression, surveillance, artificial intelligence, and intermediary liability.

“GNI has benefitted from Ms. Hickok’s valuable contributions to GNI over the years and we are delighted that she will continue to support our work now as an independent expert on Internet governance,” said GNI Executive Director, Judith Lichtenberg.

“I believe my past work and the focus of my present engagements aligns with the values and mission of GNI and I am looking forward to continuing to work alongside the members of this multistakeholder community,” said Ms. Hickok.

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