Kristen Thomasen is one of the leading Canadian experts in robotics law and policy, specializing in drone regulation and the privacy impacts of robotic technologies. Kristen is an Assistant Professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia in Canada, she teaches Robotics Law & Society as well as Tort Law. Kristen is completing her PhD in Law at the University of Ottawa. She previously clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada for the Honourable Justice Rosalie Abella and at the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench. She is a member of the Law Society of Alberta.