Laura experienced the development of killer robots first hand, now she is part of the fight against them.
Laura Nolan has been a software engineer in industry for over 15 years. Most recently, she worked at Google in Ireland as a Staff Site Reliability Engineer.
She was one of the (many) signatories of the “cancel Maven” open letter, which called for Google to cancel its involvement in the US DoD’s project to use artificial intelligence technology to analyse drone surveillance footage. She campaigned within Google against Project Maven, before leaving the company in protest against it. In