Month: March 2018

My Brain Book

A Case Study on Responsible Research and Innovation in Information and Communication Technology for Ageing People. This case study provides an example of industry working closely with both the public ...

Tackling global health challenges with telemedicine

The development of a telemedical diabetes monitoring system as a learn-ing case for Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT This case study showcases the development of the telemedical diabetes mon...

Co-Creating Smart Cities

The Case of the T-City initiative as best practice example for Responsi-ble Research and Innovation in ICT This case study describes the T-City initiative and uses it as a best practice example of how...

Using an ICT tool to stimulate multi-disciplinary innovation teams in establishing responsible research and innovation practices in industry

This case study demonstrates that industry researchers can productively work with experts from the social sciences / humanities to integrate principles of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) int...

AmbiAct

RRI Industry case study The ambiact is a smart meter for social alarm systems. This innovative product is designed as a plug-adapter and can be placed between the power outlet and any appliance. If a ...

An Ethical Analysis of Personal Health Monitoring in the UK

A Case Study Recent years have seen an influx of medical technologies capable of remotely monitoring the health and behaviours of individuals to detect, manage and prevent health problems.  Known coll...

ORBIT highlights Cambridge Analytica scandal to stress need for RRI

Christopher Wylie’s evidence to the Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport on 27 March was unflinching in its reporting of the ways in which ICT can and has been misused. The revelations foll...

APPG on Artificial Intelligence calls for ethics training as part of research & innovation

At its meeting on Monday 12 March to gather evidence for its roadmap on the future of AI, the All Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence made a strong demand for ethical considerations t...

ORBIT supports Centres for Doctoral Training with Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI)

ORBIT (the Observatory for Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT) has responded to the latest call for funding proposals from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). Unive...

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