Nushin Isabelle Yazdani is an interaction and transformation designer, artist and AI researcher. In her work, she examines the interconnectedness of digital technologies and social justice, artificial intelligence and discrimination - from an intersectional feminist perspective. Oftentimes she uses speculative design methods, and seeks to explore design processes that dismantle oppressive structures.

She is a lecturer at different universities, and a member of the Design Justice Network and dgtl fmnsm. As a Humanity in Action fellow, she currently works on creating a platform for visionary fiction and AI. Apart from teaching Nushin also curates and organizes community events at the intersection of technology, art and design. Nushin has been selected as one of the 100 Women in AI Ethics in 2021.

“All that you touch, you change. All that you change, changes you.” — Octavia E. Butler