Maurice Jones is a Curator and Critical AI researcher based in Tiohtià:ke/Montréal, Canada and Tokyo, Japan. He's currently a PhD candidate at Concordia University, Montréal and an Associate Researcher at Humboldt Institute for Internet & Society in Berlin, Germany. His interests include critical investigations of technology policy, cross-cultural perceptions of Artificial Intelligence, and curatorial practice for research-creation. He seeks to inspire open and inclusive discourses about technology through his curatorial and academic activities.
Since 2016, Jones is active as the Artistic Director of MUTEK.JP, in Tokyo. In 2021, he joined MUTEK’s Montréal headquarters in developing MUTEK Forum's market activities and professional programming.