Podcast: Human rights in a new technological world
In this episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, Grace Ormsby is joined by Human Rights Commissioner at the Australian Human Rights Commission, Edward Santow, and the executive director of emerging markets at LexisNexis Pacific, Myfanwy Wallwork, about the landmark inquiry looking into the status of rights and freedoms in a new technological world.
With artificial intelligence, social media and big data all presenting challenges and opportunities for the protection of human rights, this inquiry is well on its way to considering possible solutions to some of the biggest problems facing society in the technological age.
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