Month: January 2019

Engaging with emerging technologies: representation, responsibility, and reflexivity

William Knight, Christine Aicardi and Inga Ulnicane How do we make scientists and engineers aware of societal and ethical issues? And how do we engage diverse publics with the latest developments in f...

Dual Use and Responsible Research: Learning about Ethical Challenges Ahead

Workshop participants. Photo credits: HBP Education Winter-Gladys Wanjiku and Inga Ulnicane The 2nd Human Brain Project (HBP) Curriculum Workshop ‘Research, ethics & societal impact. Dual use and ...

Computers as omnipotent instruments of power

Hopes, fears and actual change in administration, politics, and society from the 1960s to 1980s With examples concerning the development and dissemination of computer technology in the Soviet Union, t...