Clara Helming she/her

Senior Advocacy & Policy Manager

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As Senior Advocacy & Policy Manager, Clara covers ADM in the workplace and ADM in the public sphere. Before joining AlgorithmWatch, she was head of campaigning at, a German anti-corruption organization. She previously worked in corporate lobbying and PR at an international public affairs agency. Clara holds a master's degree in political science from the University of Leipzig.

Articles for AlgorithmWatch

10 Questions about AI and elections

2024 is an important election year. While citizens all over the world get ready to cast their ballot, many people worry about AI: Are chatbots and fake images a threat to democracy? Can we still trust what we see online? We explain why the hype around AI and elections is somewhat overblown and which real risks we need to watch out for instead.