Building peace in the minds of men and women

Principles for AI: Towards a Humanistic Approach? A Global Conference - 4 March 2019, Room 1

Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen

Deputy-Secretary-General, OECD

Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen is Deputy-Secretary-General at OECD. Mr Vestergaard Knudsen, a former Danish Ambassador to the OECD and to UNESCO, was Permanent Under-Secretary of State in Denmark’s Prime Minister’s office between 2010 and 2013 and State Secretary for Strategic Development from 2009 to 2010. In 2013 he was Group Director for International Policy for the Vodafone Group. He has twice been Chair of the OECD Global Strategy Group, the Organisation’s high-level forum on global and strategic issues, most recently from 2014 to 2017.