Lauren Smith

Policy Counsel in Washington, DC

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Tech and policy wonk in DC working on big data and the internet of things, focused on connected cars, data ethics, and health technology.

Former Policy Advisor in the White House Office of Science and Technology, playing a core role in the White House Big Data report, the launch of the Precision Medicine Initiative, and policy initiatives around privacy, intellectual property, regulatory policy, and innovation for global development.

Previously a Research Associate for Economic Policy at the Center for American Progress.

Most importantly, co-parent of adorable hound mix named Chewbacca & triathlon-er.

  • Work
    • Future of Privacy Forum