Andrew Chen

Andrew Chen is a born-and- bred Aucklander with Taiwanese heritage. He has interests in evidence-informed policy, science and technology communication, civics education and immigration. With the rest of his time, he is a PhD candidate in Computer Systems Engineering at the University of Auckland, investigating embedded vision with surveillance and robotics applications.

Society
Apr 29, 2020

Covid-19: The tough questions on a digital contact-tracing app

To start with: how likely are mistakes, what about privacy, and will the right people actually use it?

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Politics
Jun 15, 2017

Please don't say 'real Kiwi’: How to talk about immigration without being a dick

As immigration returns to centre-stage in election year, politicians, the media and everyone else need to take serious stock of the language being used, writes Andrew Chen

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