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4TU.Ethics / ESDiT Conference on Philosophy and Ethics of Technology

Rethinking Ethics - Reimagining Technology
Wed 2 - 4 Oct 2024

The joint ESDiT / 4TU.Ethics international conference on “Rethinking Ethics – Reimagining Technology” will take place from October 2nd to October 4th at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. 

With the theme of “Rethinking Ethics – Reimagining Technology”, this conference aims to address the question what philosophy and ethics of technology mean today. It accordingly seeks to bring together scholars working on philosophy and ethics of technology, whether this work concerns conceptual analysis, reflections on methods for studying and evaluating technology, case-studies in the ethics of (disruptive) technologies, sustainable technology, praxis-oriented approaches geared towards design and social implications, or topics related to these.

There will be about 8 parallelsession with many interesting talks from scholars from various nationalities.

There will be three keynote speakers:

Stephen M. Gardiner, professor of philosophy and Ben Rabinowitz endowed professor of the human dimensions of the environment at the University of Washington, Seattle, where he is also director of the program on ethics.

Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent, philosopher and historian of science, emeritus professor at Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and a member of the French Académie des technologies.

Emma Ruttkamp-Bloem, philosopher of science and technology, an AI ethics policy advisor, and a machine ethics researcher.

More about the keynote speakers can be found here


More information and the link to register can be found here