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Carole Piovesan

Managing Partner


Carole is a managing partner at INQ Law where she practices in privacy, cybersecurity, data governance and AI risk management, with a focus on ethical AI and responsible innovation. A seasoned former litigator and data co-lead for a national firm, Carole is known globally for her expertise in AI and the law. She is a member of the OECD.AI Policy Observatory (expert group on risk and accountability) and has contributed to numerous organizations including in the Global Partnership on AI, the Global Task Force to Promote Trusted Sharing of Data at the German Marshall Fund of the United States, the Standards Council of Canada, and the National Advisory Council on AI in Healthcare. She has testified before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, and acts as acting as advisor to several AI companies. Carole is co-editor of a recently released Thomson Reuters book, Leading Legal Disruption: Artificial Intelligence and a Toolkit for Lawyers and the Law. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto's Faculty of Law where she teaches on AI law and policy.