Former White House Deputy Chief Technology Officer
Nicole Wong is the former U.S. Deputy Chief Technology Officer focusing on internet, privacy and innovation policy. Prior to joining the Obama Administration, Nicole served as Twitter’s Legal Director for Products and Google’s Vice President and Deputy General Counsel.
She frequently speaks on issues related to law and technology, including five appearances before the U.S. Congress. Nicole chairs the board of Friends of Global Voices, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting citizen and online media projects globally, and sits on the board of WITNESS, an organization promoting the use of video to advance human rights.
She currently serves as an advisor to the the School of Information at the University of California, Berkeley, Harvard Business School Digital Initiative, the Albright Stonebridge Group, and to several technology companies on privacy, regulatory strategy and international development.