Lee Wan Sie


Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore

Director, AI and Data Innovation

Lee Wan Sie is Director for Data-Driven Tech at Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority. In the area of AI, her responsibilities include driving Singapore’s approach to AI governance, growing the trustworthy AI ecosystem in Singapore and collaborating with governments around the world to further the development of responsible AI. She is also responsible for encouraging greater use of emergent data technologies, such as privacy enhancing tech, to enable more trusted data sharing in Singapore. Wan Sie has extensive experience in technology use in the public sector – prior to her current role, she developed Singapore’s strategies for Digital Economy and Smart Nation, enabled tech experimentation and innovation as head of IDA Labs, and implemented government digital services that helped Singapore become one of the easiest places in a world to do business. Outside of Singapore, she has worked with governments around the world in their national digitalisation efforts. Wan Sie actively supports Women in Tech in Singapore, to encourage young women to take up a career in technology.


Contributions by Lee Wan Sie

  • Approaching Privacy in Ethical AI: The Pros, Cons and Grays
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Collaboratively Building Responsible AI: Best Practices and Insights
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Operationalising AI Governance in Organisations: Why, What and How
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2022