Publications and projects according to DDC170: Ethics
Proceedings of the 8th SDS.
8th Swiss Conference on Data Science, Lucerne, Switzerland, 9 June 2021.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.1109/SDS51136.2021.00008
Proceedings of the 2021 ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency.
FAccT '21: 2021 ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency, Virtual Event, Canada, 3-10 March 2021.
Association for Computing Machinery.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.1145/3442188.3445936
Schaer, Marcel; Steinlin, Célia,
The Oxford Handbook of Psychotherapy Ethics.
Oxford University Press.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198817338.013.63
Available from: https://doi.org/10.33548/SCIENTIA575
Stiefel, Andrea; Brendel, Karin; Bauer, Nicola, eds.,
Good practices for responsible development of AI-based applications in healthcare
This project will identify proven methods, practices and standards that support responsible research and development of AI systems for health. They will be tested in use cases from medical imaging and neurotechnology, publicly released and published as a guideline of recommended best practices. ...
Algorithmic Fairness in data-based decision making: Combining ethics and technology
We develop a consulting approach for helping companies to create data-based decision algorithms that explicitly consider fairness requirements. This approach is based on a new methodology which integrates an ethical choice methodology with a technical implementation methodology.
What international negotiators promise and domestic policymakers adopt
The goal of the Paris Agreement to keep global warming well below 2°C can only be reached if countries commit to and adopt ambitious climate change mitigation action. However, we often witness a gap between international commitments and the policies and instruments aimed at implementing them domestically. This ...
Quantified self - halfway between lifestyle and medicine
Starting position Inexpensive sensors in portable devices and an increasing number of applications (apps) for lifestyle, wellness and health tracking allow users to record their physical activity and behaviour. This self-tracking has become known as Quantified Self (QS) and provides a wealth of data (big data) that ...
Informed Consent and Comprehensibility Issues
Informed Consent and Comprehensibility Issues Research involving humans as subjects can be problematic from an ethical standpoint, because people’s welfare and personal sphere should be protected. For this reason, legislation regulates that potential participants must be informed about research procedures and any ...