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February 2020


February 20, 2020
Vilnius Lithuania

While the unprecedented technological advances in information technologies, robotics, AI, and related fields in recent decades have had a number of positive effects in almost every area of human life, they have also brought significant concerns in how the rapidly growing development and utilization of smart technologies impinge on future law, ethics, and (legal) education. Some of the significant issues are, for example, machine bias in law, autonomous transportation and legal responsibility, the concept of legal personhood and AI machines,…

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March 2020

2020 SRA-E Benelux Conference: The Risk-Technology Nexus and socially disruptive technologies

March 24, 2020
Technical University of Eindhoven Netherlands

Society for Risk Analysis-Europe Benelux Conference 2020, March 24 The Risk-Technology Nexus and socially disruptive technologies  Organised by SRA-E Benelux Chapter in cooperation with the Center for Humans and Technology of the Eindhoven University of Technology   The 2020 SRA-E Benelux Conference focuses on the theme: “The Risk-Technology Nexus”. Risk and technology are intricately linked to each other. Technologies can contribute to risk reduction, but often also introduce new risks. Think for example about ultra-deep geothermal energy, which can reduce global risks…

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October 2020

Philosophy of Risk – OZSW & 4TU.Ethics course

October 26, 2020 - October 30, 2020

The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW) and Eindhoven University of Technology invite PhD students and ReMa students in philosophy to register for the course Philosophy of Risk to take place from 26-30 October 2020. Organizing university Eindhoven University of Technology   Date(s) 26-30 October 2020 Location Eindhoven University of Technology, Atlas Building. Please note that there will also be an option to attend the course digitally. Type of activity 5-day seminar course (digital and in-person hybrid) 5 ECTS Primary target group PhD students…

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November 2020

4TU.Ethics Annual Research Day 2020 – Connection in a disconnected system

November 4, 2020

More information to follow shortly.

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December 2020

2020 OZSW Annual Conference

December 11, 2020 - December 12, 2020
2020 OZSW Annual Conference

2020 Conference – Important Deadlines Due to the current restrictions and uncertainties caused by the COVID-19 measures, it has been decided to postpone the 2020 OZSW Annual Conference, which was due to take place on 11-12 December 2020, at Tilburg University. The conference will now take place at Tilburg, in the winter of 2021 (exact date, and further details to the be announced in due course). So that Dutch-based philosophers will still have the opportunity to present their research and…

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January 2021

Philosophy of Responsible Innovation 2021 – OZSW & 4TU.Ethics course

January 13 - January 21

 The Dutch Research School of Philosophy (OZSW), Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) and Wageningen University invite PhD students in philosophy to register for the course “Philosophy of Responsible Innovation” to take place from January 13th – 21st 2021. Organising Universities Wageningen University – Vincent Blok () Delft University of Technology – Ibo van de Poel () PhD course on Philosophy of Responsible Innovation, January 13-21 2021 in Wageningen and Delft (The Netherlands) for Research Master and Ph.D. students. About the topic…

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SAVE THE DATE! #CPDP2021 will take place from January 27-29th, 2021 in BRUSSELS

January 29
SAVE THE DATE! #CPDP2021 will take place from January 27-29th, 2021 in BRUSSELS

In order to ensure a smoothly running conference, we always kick off the organistion of the next edition shortly after the end of the conference. We have issued the CPDP2021 Call for Panels, which you can find here. #CPDP2021 (!) Please keep checking www.cpdpconferences.org for first-hand news about CPDP2021.

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March 2021

SIENNA final conference: 10-12 March

March 10 - March 12

Ethics, Human Rights & Emerging Technologies Ethics, Human Rights & Emerging Technologies SIENNA conference    The final conference of the SIENNA project, with keynotes, panels, and presentations of and discussions on project results, will take place on March 10 – 12, over Zoom.  All are invited to register for free.  There will be four afternoon and morning sessions:  Intro + human genetics and genomics (March 10th); human enhancement (March 11th), Artificial Intelligence and robotics (March 12th) and Governance of emerging technologies:…

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Policy options for the ethical governance of disruptive technologies

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm

23 March 2021, 13.00 – 18.30 hr   The SHERPA, SIENNA and PANELFIT projects and the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment panel (STOA) invite you to a joint online event on 23 March 2021, where we will discuss the ethical, social and legal impact of emerging technologies and put forward our proposals for the ethical governance of these technologies. The event will be moderated by Science journalist and broadcaster Vivienne Parry and will include keynote speeches from European Commissioner Mariya…

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April 2021

Responsible Innovation in Data-Driven Biotechnology – Ph.D. defence – Koen Bruynseels

April 29 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Technical University of Delft Delft, Netherlands

All are most welcome to join Koen's defence starting on Thursday 29th April 2021 at 14.30 online using this weblink. A short summary: Innovations in biotechnology increasingly shape our societies and our planet. They open up novel avenues in societally important fields like medicine, agriculture, and the production of chemicals and materials. Innovation though is not a straight road towards societally preferred outcomes. It is important to innovate responsibly: towards ethical acceptability and societal desirability. The current avalanche of biological…

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