Dr. Saiph Savage is an Assistant Professor at Northeastern University, the director of the Civic Innovation Lab, and a fellow at the Center for Democracy & Technology. She was named one of the 35 Innovators under 35 by the MIT Technology Review. Saiph has helped federal governments adopt human-centered design principles and artificial- intelligence capabilities. Her work has been covered by the BBC and The New York Times. Saiph holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB).