2015 Workshop on Ethics and Social Accountability in ICT

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Feb 182015
 

Monday, 23 February 2015, 10:30 – 16:30

A one-day workshop on ethics and social accountability in ICT

The challenges of virtuality and the cloud:
the implications of social accountability and professional ethics

 To be held at Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, Hendon, London (Committee Room 1, Town Hall building). 

This event is a joint initiative between the International Federation of Information Processing (IFIP) Working Group 9.2 on Social Accountability and ICT, Special Interest Group 9.2.2 on Ethics and Computing, and the BCS ICT Ethics Specialist Group. 201502-MDX_Workshop on Ethics – FINAL Programme (PDF, 624kb)
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End of Year 2014: News from IFIP, IFIP WG9.2 and members/friends

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Feb 172015
 

See what WG9.2 members and friends are during now, with some dates upcoming around February 2015. There are also plenty of activities around the eHealth and the sustainability/environmental fields.

NOTE: While the websites cited have been crosschecked, WG9.2 cannot guarantee 100 per cent accuracy of the sites either now or in the future.

Plans underway!

  • February 2015. Plans are underway to organise an IFIP WG9.2 meeting in the UK in February 2015, possibly on Monday 23rd February 2015 (more details about this a little later in the early new year). The idea is for the content to be similar to that planned for ETHICOMP 2015 (see below).
  • February 2015. A selected number of WG9.2 members – with an interest in education and computing – have been invited to attend and to present at a meeting co-organised with, among others, the International Baccalaureate. It is focused around plans for tomorrow’s digital citizens, thanks to IFIP WG9.2 member, Richard Taylor of the International Baccalaureate. If you would like to know more, please write to the International Baccalaureate-related email address at: DPgroup4and5@ibo.org.

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