Katarina Stensson

Educator and Vice President of the Swedish Pirate Party

Featured in the session:

The Rise of Splinternets

Katarina is a Physicist and educator, and the vice president of the Swedish Pirate party. With a strong belief in people’s own agency and years of involvement in different tech, science and math education initiatives to empower youth, she was seeking some fundamental principles to guide political and individual action in an age of rapid technological development. She found them with the Pirates. In the ongoing power struggle over the internet, the Pirates are pushing for a citizen rights perspective on internet regulation. Katarina is also the co-founder and CEO of the digital education platform Checheza.