Deputy Director, Centre for Media, Technology and Democracy and Faculty Associate, Max Bell School of Public Policy at McGill University
Sonja Solomun is a Faculty Associate at the Max Bell School of Public Policy, and the Deputy Director of the Centre for Media, Technology and Democracy at McGill University.
Sonja is a 2022-2024 fellow at the Center for Technology and Democracy in Washington, D.C. She is also a Research Affiliate at the Data & Society Research Institute, and at the Center for Information, Technology, and Public Life (CITAP) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). Sonja is also a Research Scholar at the Climate Social Science Network (CSSN) at Brown University. She is the Co-Founder of the Coalition for Critical Technology, and a founding member of the Platform Governance Research Network.
Her research and other academic activities have been featured in The Financial Times, Nature, Vice, BBC News, MIT Technology Review, Wired, Tech Crunch, OneZero, The Verge, The New York Post, The Globe & Mail, CTV News, CBC News, The Hill Times, The Logic, The National Post and elsewhere.
Sessions at DXC23:
Panel: Rethinking Polarization: New ways to solve our misinformation crisis