Regina Frieser was born in Germany but has lived and worked in Egypt, France and the US. She specialises in quantitative methods and technology policy while being especially interested in the determinants for development and data science in the public sector. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Economics and Development and completed her Master of Public Policy at the Hertie School with an exchange semester at the American University, Washington DC. Regina’s professional experience includes strategy consulting, various positions in the public sector – amongst others in the German Federal Foreign Office – and in political campaigning. Regina is pursuing an additional qualification, the Basic Track in Design Thinking from the Hasso-Plattner-Institute in Potsdam and holds a scholarship from the Konrad Adenauer Foundation.
Master’s thesis title
Governed by AI or governing AI? Exploring the big picture of governmental capacity to integrate rapid innovations in data processing in artificial intelligence