Ethical Use of Big Data
Associate Professor Benjamin Brooks is a human factors researcher in the National Centre for Ports and Shipping at the Australian Maritime College. Ben has 20 years of experience as a trainer/educator, researcher and consultant.
Ben’s focus is to support people and organisations to reach elite performance in their chosen industry. He focuses on assessing and changing safety cultures, decision-making, and learning. He works with a range of stakeholders including regulators, private companies, pilotage organisations, port authorities, and emergency management agencies. He builds measurement tools, training systems, technology prototypes and focuses on improving efficiency, increasing safety and managing risk in high tempo, high consequence working environments.