Norberto de Andrade
Global Policy Lead for Digital and AI Ethics, Facebook, Creator and founder, Open Loop

Norberto de Andrade

Norberto de Andrade is a Global Public Policy and Tech Ethics expert, as well as a Legal Scholar and Researcher, working at the intersection of law, governance, and new technologies, while studying their societal implications. He is Facebook’s Global Policy Lead for Digital and AI Ethics; and creator and founder of Open Loop, a global experimental governance program that bridges the gap between tech and policy innovation. 

With over 18 years of international experience in government, academia, regulatory agency, and corporate positions, Norberto de Andrade has also held corporate roles in public policy and privacy at Mozilla and Workday, scientific research roles at the European Commission, and regulatory roles at the Portuguese National Authority for the Communications sector.  

Norberto de Andrade is also Professor at IE Law School, and an Affiliated Scholar at Stanford Law School – Center for Internet & Society. Previously, he was a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at UC Berkeley School of Law, where he worked at the Berkeley Center for Law and Technology; a Legal Foresight Fellow at The Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law; and a Visiting Scholar at the Singapore Internet Research Centre of Nanyang Technological University.  

Norberto de Andrade holds a PhD in Law, Policy and Technology from the European University Institute (Italy), and he has successfully published numerous academic articles, reports and book chapters in the field of Law & Technology.