Joshua Abbott

Executive Director

Center for Law, Science and Innovation, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Josh Abbott serves as Executive Director of the Center for Law, Science & Innovation at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. His research interests focus on the ethical, legal, and social issues surrounding new and emerging digital technologies. He is currently collaborating on a grant project on “Soft Law” Governance of AI technologies. He also organizes ASU’s annual conference on Governance of Emerging Technologies and Science (GETS) as well as the ASU-Arkfeld eDiscovery, Law and Technology Conference. Prior to joining the College of Law, Josh worked as an attorney in Washington, D.C., where his practice focused on international telecom regulation and antitrust litigation.