Research

Publications

Book Chapters

Tierney, B.Facial Recognition on the Streets and in Shopping Malls”, Book Chapter in “97 Things About Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know: Collective Wisdom from the Experts”, Franks, B. (Ed.), O'Reilly Media, August 2020.

Gordon, D.Ethics is the Antidote to Data Breaches”, Book Chapter in “97 Things About Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know: Collective Wisdom from the Experts”, Franks, B. (Ed.), O'Reilly Media, August 2020.

Gordon, D.Anonymising Data is Really, Really Hard”, Book Chapter in “97 Things About Ethics Everyone in Data Science Should Know: Collective Wisdom from the Experts”, Franks, B. (Ed.), O'Reilly Media, August 2020.

Journal Papers

Gordon, D., Stavrakakis, I., Gibson, J.P., Tierney, B., Becevel, A., Curley, A., Collins, M., O'Mahony, W., O'Sullivan, D. (2021) "Perspectives on Computing Ethics: A Multi-Stakeholder Analysis", Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society, 19(3), ISBN: 1477-996X.

Stavrakakis, I., Gordon, D., Tierney, B., Becevel, A., Dodig-Crnkovic, G., Dobrin, R., Schiaffonati, V., Pereira, C., Tikhonenko, S., Gibson, J.P., Maag, S., Agresta, F., Curley, A., Collins, M., O’Sullivan, D. (2021) "The Teaching of Computer Ethics on Computer Science and Related Degree Programmes: A European Survey", International Journal of Ethics Education, 6(2).

Conference Papers

O'Sullivan, D., Stavrakakis, I., Gordon, D., Becevel, A. (2021) "Check Your Tech - The Ethics of Gamification in Education", i-Society: 14th International Conference on Information Society, Dún Laoghaire, Ireland, October 26-28, 2021 (Online).

O'Sullivan, D., Gordon, D., Stavrakakis, I., Collins, M. (2021) "Check Your Tech - The Ethics of Deepfakes in a Political Context", i-Society: 14th International Conference on Information Society, Dún Laoghaire, Ireland, October 26-28, 2021 (Online).

Gordon, D., Collins, M., O'Sullivan, D. (2021) "The Development of Teaching Case Studies to Explore Ethical Issues Associated with Computer Programming", UKICER 2021 - The United Kingdom and Ireland Computing Education Research conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 2nd-3rd September 2021 (online).

Curley, A., O’Sullivan, D., Gordon, D., Tierney, B., Stavrakakis, I. (2021) "The Design of a Framework for the Detection of Web-Based Dark Patterns", ICDS 2021: The 15th International Conference on Digital Society, Nice, France, 18th - 22nd, July 2021 (online).

Curley, A., Gordon, D., O'Sullivan, D., Stavrakakis, I., Becevel, A., Gibson, P. (2021) "Adaptable and Reusable Educational ‘Bricks’ for Teaching Computer Science Ethics", EduLearn 2021: The 13th Annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, 5th - 6th of July, 2021 (online).

Gibson, J.P., Jacob, Y., Gordon, D., O’Sullivan, D. (2021) “Developing an Educational Brick for Digital Ethics - A Case Study-Driven Approach”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

Gordon, D., Becevel, A. (2021) “Are We in the Digital Dark Times? How the Philosophy of Hannah Arendt can Illuminate Some of the Ethical Dilemmas Posed by Modern Digital Technologies”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

Gordon, D., Gibson, J.P., Tierney, B., O’Sullivan, D., Stavrakakis, I., Curley, A. (2021) “You Must Have Your Webcam on for the Entire Duration of the Examination: The Trade-Off Between the Integrity of On-Line Assessments and the Privacy Rights of Students”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

Stavrakakis, I., Gordon, D., O’Sullivan, D., Curley, A. (2021) “Is Social Media Bad for People? The 2021 Storming of the US Capitol Complex”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

O'Sullivan, D., Gordon, D., Collins, M., Murphy, E. (2021) “Check Your Tech - Whose Responsibility is it When Cyberharassment Occurs?”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

Tierney, B., Gordon, D. (2021) “Where Minority Report Meets the Stepford Wives – Ethical Considerations Over the Use of Facial Recognition Software on the High Street”, EthiComp 2021, Logroño, La Rioja, Spain, June 30 - July 2, 2021 (online).

Gordon, D., O’Sullivan, D., Stavrakakis, Y., Curley, A.  “Homo Ludens Moralis: Designing and Developing a Board Game to Teach Ethics for ICT Education”, 18th International Conference on the Ethical and Social Impacts of ICT, 17th-19th June 2020, La Rioja, Spain.

O’Sullivan, D., Gordon, D.Check Your Tech - Considering the Provenance of Data Used to Build Digital Products and Services: Case Studies and an Ethical CheckSheet”, IFIP WG 9.4 European Conference on the Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, 10th–11th June 2020, Salford, UK.

Gordon, D., Collins, M., Becevel, A., O’Mahony, W.Incorporating Digital Ethics throughout the Software Development Process”, Proceedings of the 14th Annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED 2020), 2nd-4th March 2020, Valencia, Spain.

Posters

Gordon, D., Gibson, J. P., Jacob, Y., Stavrakakis, I., O'Sullivan, D. (2021) "The Future of Medicine is Digital: Developing Educational Materials to Explore the Ethics of Digital Pills", MedInfo 2021 - One World, One Health: Global Partnership for Digital Innovation, October 2-4, 2021, (Online).

Presentations

From our team

Tierney, B., Gordon, D., "Ethical Implications of Data Management", European Conference on Digital Footprint, 24th October 2019, Brussels, Belgium. Download slides

From our events

Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges

Dodig-Crnkovic, G., "Teaching Ethics with a Research-based Perspective", Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges, 22nd September 2021, Gothenburg, Sweden. Download slides

Schiaffonati, V., "Why and how teaching ethics to CS and engineering students: current issues and future challenges", Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges, 22nd September 2021, Gothenburg, Sweden. Download slides

Häggström, O., "Teaching a Course on New Technologies, Global Risk and the Future of Humanity", Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges, 22nd September 2021, Gothenburg, Sweden. Download slides

De Fine Licht, K., "Teaching ethics to teachers and engineering students - Walking a tighrope between puzzle-solving and despair", Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges, 22nd September 2021, Gothenburg, Sweden. Download slides

Digital Ethics: Can we do better?

Bagnato, A., "Digital Ethics in H2020 projects preparation", Digital Ethics: Can we do better?, 15th June 2021, Paris, France. Download slides

Zaïdi, F., "Teaching Critical-Safety systems considering Digital Ethics", Digital Ethics: Can we do better?, 15th June 2021, Paris, France. Download slides

Dratwa, J., "What world do we want to live in together? Ethics of Artificial Intelligence and the Question of Europe", Digital Ethics: Can we do better?, 15th June 2021, Paris, France. Download slides

Baudel, T., "Digital Ethics as an engineering discipline. Why do engineers & researchers now need to care about ethics?", Digital Ethics: Can we do better?, 15th June 2021, Paris, France. Download slides

Videos

Conferences

Ethicomp2021

Events

Teaching Ethics to Computer Science and Engineering Students – Experiences, Current Issues and Future Challenges
Digital Ethics: Can we do better?
Dealing with the Complexities of Teaching Ethics to Future Computing Professionals - Part 1

Dealing with the Complexities of Teaching Ethics to Future Computing Professionals - Part 2

External Resources

Centre for Ethics and Technology

Ethics + Emerging Sciences Group

European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies (EGE)