Revathi Sharma Kollegala
Solution Network Co-Director
Pan-Canadian AI Strategy
Revathi is an ethical technologist and global strategist passionate about making tech solutions accessible and impactful. As a technology advisor at SEWA Federation, she is passionate about non-traditional economic models and emerging technologies that can truly benefit the SEWA members. She leads the effort at the Regen Foundation to co-design and implement community-owned governance frameworks in decentralized networks. She has been a governing member of the research network at the P2P Foundation and a collective design researcher as part of the CoLab Cooperative and Anticipate Network. In these roles, she has extensive experience implementing ethical technology-enabled grassroots distributed governance systems with a focus on digital and social inclusion.
Crombie, David, Kollegala, Revathi, & Zehle, Soenke. (2020). Enter the Stack: Viable Systems Design for a New Era of Collective Intelligences. Presented at the NordiCHI’20: Shaping Experiences, Shaping Society (NordiCHI2020), Tallinn, Estonia: Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4275460
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