Dr. Jess Reia

AI4HealthyCities Fellow

Jess Reia is currently appointed as Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Researcher at McGill University and BMO Fellow at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Montreal, responsible for the project Data Governance for the 24-Hour City: Strengthening open data, digital rights, and public interest advocacy for the urban night.

Their research explores power dynamics between people, spaces, and technologies. From 2011 to 2019, Reia worked as Professor and Project Manager at the Center for Technology and Society at FGV Law School in Rio de Janeiro. Jess is also a member of the Conseil de Nuit de MTL 24/24 (2020–2022).