Dr Rita Matulionyte is an Affiliate of the the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making & Society (ADM+S) from Macquarie University.

Dr Rita Matulionyte is an international expert in technology law and intellectual property law, with her most recent research focusing on legal and governance issues surrounding Artificial Intelligence technologies. She currently leads international projects on Government Use of Face Recognition Technologies: Legal Challenges and Possible Solutions and Towards More Transparent and Explainable Artificial Intelligence Technologies in Healthcare. 

Rita has over 50 research papers published by leading international publishers and she is regularly invited to present her research in conferences in Germany, Switzerland, US, Brazil, Japan, Hong Kong and Australia. She has co-authored commissioned reports for the European Patent Office, the governments of South Korea and Lithuania. She is leading an Emerging Tech Workstream at the Australian Society for Computers and Law (AUSCL).