Dr Marie Oldfield

Dr Marie Oldfield

Senior Lecturer in Practice

Department of Mathematics

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English, French, German
Key Expertise
Modelling, Operational Research, Human Interfaces, Philosophy

About me

Marie Oldfield (APAI,CStat, CSci, FIScT,SFHEA) is the Senior Lecturer in Practice for MA425 Project in Operations Research & Analytics. Marie is Director of Oldfield Consultancy and Kuinua Coaching. 

Marie is a Fellow and Executive Board Member at the Institute of Science and Technology (IST), an Expert Fellow for Sprite+ and a member of the College of Peer Reviewers for Rephrain. Marie is the Founder of the IST Artificial Intelligence Group and of the IST Women in Tech group. Marie hosts two podcasts, the first on AI & Technology and the second on Mindset & Leadership.

Marie is the creator and lead for the new, global Professional Accreditation in AI provided by the Insititute of Science and Technology. Oldfield consultancy works on legal case work with Marie as expert witeness. Marie is a trusted advisor to UK Government, Ministry of Defence, Media, the Legal sector and the Health sector. Marie works at the forefront of Ethical AI, driving improvement and development. Marie's current publications explore the interface between humans and rapidly developing technology. A recent awared praised Marie's 'groundbreaking' work in the dicipline of AI and Ethics.

Marie is passionate about giving back to the global community through extensive pro bono work, with a focus on education, poverty, children and mental health. For several years Marie led the division of Global Consultants for pro bono work for the American Statistical Society where Marie was honoured to have worked alongside the UN, Doctors without Borders and MapAction, specifically during the Ebola Crisis and Nepal Earthquake. Marie is extremely proud to be able to improve the life chances of the poorest and most vulnerable across the globe working with, amongst others,  the UN, the ASA, the Institute of Science and Technology, Pro Bono Economics, and the Science Council.

Expertise Details

Large Scale Transformation Programmes; Business Cases; Investment Cases; Clinical Trials; Philosophy; Human Behaviour; Ethics; AI