David Lin is a software engineer at Amazon developing self-learning algorithms to make Alexa more friction-free. He previously authored policy proposals related to affordable housing, public transportation expansion, and small business financing in the Office of Berkeley City Councilmember Rigel Robinson. David researched computer vision techniques for autonomous driving with the Berkeley DeepDrive Industry Consortium. With his experience designing artificially intelligent systems and policy proposals, he aims to encourage AI adoption and regulate its risks. David holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and computer sciences from the University of California, Berkeley.