Frances Lingard is a creative technologist and researcher based in Glasgow, working with websites, games and CGI. Their current research involves AI governance, data rights and resistance, disinformation and the development of local/'slow' technologies. Frances works on projects with the Scottish Children's Parliament researching the impact of AI development and use on children's lives in Scotland. They founded and run 'For Starters' a Critical Coding Club based out of the CCA, Glasgow. They have exhibited at Arebyte Gallery (London), The Royal Scottish Academy (Scotland), Mirabel Studios (Manchester) and Primary (Nottingham).