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The Ethics of Driverless Cars
This paper critiques the idea of full autonomy, as illustrated by Oxford University’s Robotcar. A fully autonomous driverless car relies on no external inputs, including GPS and solely learns from its environment using ...
Evidence-Based Self-Management for Spondyloarthritis Patients
(International Academy, Research, and Industry Association (IARIA), 2017-12-31)
We present a concept including a set of tools for self-management for patients suffering from axial spondyloarthritis (SpA). This concept involves patient-recorded outcome measures, both subjective assessment and clinical ...
Ethics of Emerging Information and Communication Technologies - On the implementation of responsible research and innovation
(Oxford University Press, 2016-09-19)
Research and innovation in emerging technologies can have great benefits but also raise ethical and social concerns. The current discourse on Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) is a novel attempt to come to conceptual ...
Technofixing the Future: Ethical Side Effects of Using AI and Big Data to meet the SDGs
(IEEE SmartWorld, 2019-08)
While the use of smart information systems (the combination of AI and Big Data) offer great potential for meeting many of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), they also raise a number of ethical challenges in ...
Data Governance in International Neuroscience Research
(Middlesex University, 2019-11-07)
The Ethical Balance of Using Smart Information Systems for Promoting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
he Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are internationally agreed goals that allow us to determine what humanity, as represented by 193 member states, finds acceptable and desirable. The paper explores how technology can ...
Ethics in corporate Research and Development (R&D): can Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) approaches aid sustainability?
An increase in the number of companies that publish corporate social responsibility (CSR) statements, and a rise in their ‘sustainability’ research, reflects a growing acceptance that broad ethical considerations are key ...