Getting Started with Responsible Innovation: A Brief but Actionable Primer for Founders

Aivebbomwan, Omosefe; Negron, Wilneida; Resner, Lyel; Veuthey, Claire; Armas-Edwards, Frances

The tech companies that succeed in building business models and cultures that are aligned with societal good will endure and return more to shareholders over the long-term. Technology is also routinely co-opted and abused in ways its creators never envisioned, and this has induced unforeseen threats to privacy, civil rights, and political stability. As a result, tech companies are facing growing pressure to innovate responsibly.