Dr. Thordis Sveinsdottir

Designation: Senior Research Analyst,

Thordis Sveinsdottir is a Senior Research Analyst at Trilateral Research Ltd. Her areas of expertise and interest are broadly centred on the impacts of new ICT on contemporary culture and society, especially with regard to data technologies and practices, i.e., big data, open access to research data, open eGovernment and the use of data analytics for security monitoring purposes.

She is especially interested in the societal and ethical impact of research and new data approaches. Thordis has co-authored papers on open access to research data and co-wrote the book Open Data and the Knowledge Society, published by Amsterdam University Press in 2017. Thordis has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Surrey, UK.