Eduardo Magrani


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Doctor of Laws (Ph.D). Post Doctor at the Munich Center for Technology in Society of the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Partner at Demarest Advogados. Affiliate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. President of the National Institute for Data Protection in Brazil. Former Senior Fellow at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung/KAS on the European and International Cooperation team for Global Innovation Policy, Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence. Senior Lecturer of Law & Technology and Intellectual Property at FGV Law School, IBMEC and PUC-Rio in Brazil. Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Portugal. Associate Researcher at LATAM Digital Center in Mexico. Fellow at Humboldt University in Berlin at the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (2017). Coordinator of the Institute for Internet and Society of Rio de Janeiro - ITS Rio (2017-2019). Researcher and Project Leader at FGV in the Center for Technology & Society (2010-2017). Coordinator of Creative Commons Brazil and the project Digital Rights: Latin America and the Caribbean, alongside Latin American organizations (2012-2017). Lawyer and policy expert on Data Protection, Internet regulation, Digital Rights, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property fields. Co-Developer of Brazil's first comprehensive Internet legislation: Brazil's Internet Bill of Rights (“Marco Civil da Internet”). Author of the books "Connected Democracy" (Democracia Conectada), "The Internet of Things" (A Internet das Coisas) and "Among Data and Robots: Ethics and Privacy in the Era of Hyperconnectivity" (Entre Dados e Robôs: Ética e Privacidade na Era da Hiperconectividade).