Author: ethics4eu

Third Milestone Meeting

On the 27th November, Ethics4EU had its third Milestone Meeting! The event was originally supposed to take place in Milan but was moved online due to the pandemic. Not meeting face-to-face didn’t affect the overall efficacy of the meeting which led us to important milestones! The Ethics4EU now has many educational resources ready to be […]

Behind the Code – Event

LEARNING DATA ETHICS IN COMPUTER SCIENCE Wednesday 2nd December the Ethics4EU team will run a very special online event on Data Ethics. Four lecturers from two Computer Science Faculties in Ireland and France will introduce you to the ethical implications of data management and how to teach them in Computer Science faculties using a case […]

5 books on Digital Ethics to read this summer!

Here’s a list of 5 Digital Ethics related books you might want to read this summer! The following readings can be appreciated by all types of audience, including people not working in the IT sector. Social Media Behind the Screen: Content Moderation in the Shadows of Social Mediaby S. T. Roberts (2019) Social media on the […]

Data Ethics Book coming in August 2020!

97 THINGS ABOUT ETHICS EVERYONE IN DATA SCIENCE SHOULD KNOW Two researchers on the Ethics4EU project, Brendan Tierney (TU Dublin) and Damian Gordon (TU Dublin) have contributed chapters to an upcoming book “97 Things about Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know” from O’Reilly Media which will be released in August 2020. The book is […]

EthiComp 2020

HOMO LUDENS MORALIS – DESIGNING AND DEVELOPING A BOARD GAME TO TEACH ETHICS FOR ICT EDUCATION Damian Gordon (TU Dublin) presented the third Ethics4EU peer-reviewed paper at EthiComp 2020: The 18th International Conference on the Ethical and Social Impacts of ICT. The ICT ethical landscape is changing at an astonishing rate, as technologies become more […]

IFIP WG9.4 2020

CHECK YOUR TECH – CONSIDERING THE PROVENANCE OF DATA USED TO BUILD DIGITAL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES Damian Gordon (TU Dublin) presented the second Ethics4EU peer-reviewed paper at IFIP WG 9.4 European Conference on the Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries 2020. Digital products and services are producing unprecedented amounts of data worldwide. These products […]

Second Milestone Meeting!

On the 7th and 8th of May the Ethics4EU team meet online for the second Milestone Meeting! During the meeting: Technological University Dublin presented a draft of our Research Report on European Values for Ethics in Technology and a draft of our Research Report on Existing Competencies in the Teaching of Ethics in Computer Science […]

Multiplier Event in Zurich postponed

Unfortunately, due to the spread of COVID 19, our event planned for Thursday 7th of May at Institute of Informatics, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland has been postponed. The main goals of the event were to disseminate and create awareness in the region and country about the core issues addressed by the project, as well […]

The Project doesn’t stop!

Though, as everybody in the world, the Partner Institutions and Team Members are being affected by the current situation, we’re still working hard on the Project! We just changed our way to communicate! The spread of COVID19 can actually raise some interesting issues about Ethics and Technology that may lead to some Case Studies! It […]