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DDfV Playground Meetings – Program 2019-2020

2019-09-02T21:59:47+02:00September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Announcements for members, DDfV News, Event announcement|Tags: |

The program of DDfV Playground Meetings for the new academic year has been released. Dates of the playground meetings can now be found in the Events section. Upon request, we are changing our cadance a bit. Sticking to the 3rd week of each month, the meetings take place alternately on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The themes [...]

Digital Technology in the Age of Artificial Intelligence – Keynote Lecture

2019-04-14T16:48:29+02:00March 30th, 2019|Categories: Event announcement|Tags: |

DDfV scientific director Jeroen van den Hoven will tomorrow make the keynote remarks at the sixth annual Justice Stephen Breyer Lecture on International Law of the Brookings Institute. Topic is 'Digital technology in the age of artificial intelligence: A comparative perspective'. His lecture will be followed by a panel discussion on transparency, data protection, privacy, and consumers' rights, drawing from Europe's experiences implementing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Designing for Credibility & Trust: Guest Visit by Elisabeth Lex

2019-08-22T16:32:26+02:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Announcements for members, DDfV News, Event announcement|Tags: , , , , |

From 13 to 17 May 2019, Dr. Elisabeth Lex will visit TU Delft at the invitation of the DDfV Institute. Her work on credibility assessment and trust in recommender systems allows us to translate our values concerning misinformation and filter bubbles into technological norms and concrete design requirements. This work is strongly grounded in evaluation using behavioral user data, which allows us to assess value realization in design/engineering outcomes.

Well-being by Design; Teaching Practices and Ethical Reflections (Call for Contributions & Registration)

2019-01-11T10:29:17+02:00January 11th, 2019|Categories: Event announcement|

The TU Delft Teaching Lab invites all interested stakeholders to a one-day conference on ‘Design for Well-being Education’, to take place on 5 April 2019. In this conference we will share and discuss latest insights in design for well-being education, with a special focus on ethics. The event includes two inspiring keynote lectures, workshops on tools and methods to design for well-being, and practices related to ethical considerations regarding design for well-being. There is also still room for a number of 10-minute presentations in Pecha Kucha style.

Digital Democracy: Threats and (Design) Opportunities – Seminar on 29 November

2018-11-20T12:29:59+02:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Event announcement|Tags: , , |

On 29 November 2018 the Brookings Institute and Delft University of Technology are together organizing a seminar that explores the weakness and dangers the digital environment poses to democracy, and investigates how the digital environment might be proactively redesigned in order to positively enhance the quality democracy. Registration is still possible until 27 November.

DDfV Director Jeroen van den Hoven Speaks on Ethics by Design at ERC Conference on AI

2018-10-24T14:55:51+02:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Event announcement|Tags: |

The European Research Council (ERC) organizes a conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI) on 25-26 October that will among others highlight potential avenues for seizing the opportunities of AI whilst limiting negative effects for humanity. DDfV scientific director Jeroen van den Hoven will speak on ethics by design as a powerful avenue to achieve this. The event can be followed through a live webcast.

Incorporating Ethical Considerations in Autonomous & Intelligent Systems (A/IS) – Policy & Industry Requirements (Panel Discussion)

2018-10-22T22:34:25+02:00April 21st, 2018|Categories: Event announcement|Tags: , |

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly spreading in a range of application areas. It holds great promise to benefit society as well as business, but they also bring forth social, legal and ethical challenges. Join us at this symposium on Monday 11 June, co-organized with IEEE, to learn more about key trends in this area.