Dr. Jerome Bickenbach, LLB is WP8-ETHICS-TECH co-leader. He is a Queen’s University Research Chair and Professor of Philosophy and Faculties of Law and Medicine. He is a permanent visiting professor in the Department of Philosophy at University of Lucerne. He conducts research in disability studies using mixed methods within the paradigm of participatory action research. Since 1995 he has consulted with the WHO on the implementation of the ICF.