Shu Yang Lin

What does democracy look like in a future where humans and computers interact in radically different ways?

Shu Yang Lin is co-founder and re:architect of, working to prototype future democracy. She leverages her passion and skills in interaction design and HCI (Human Computer Interaction) and her background in computer science to rethink the interaction between the government and civil society, assisting in the digital transformation of Taiwan’s open government scene.


Her computer science background helps her assist the digital transformation in Taiwan’s open government scene. Her work as re:architect in PDIS means constantly reflecting and reshaping the culture in the team and overall in the government.

She will share how Taipei prototypes future democracy and why is it important to the world.