With the topic Connecting Technology and Responsibility
, this corporate workshop will unite
and SPT 2013 conference participants in a passionate and intense debate with ICT companies regarding their products potential ethical quandaries.
The Keynote Speaker will be Professor Simon Rogerson from Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility, De Montfort University, UK. Professor
Rogerson will approach the challenges that ICT companies and researchers face in their partnerships due to his extensive experience.
Simon Rogerson, De Montfort University, UK Simon Rogerson is Professor Emeritus and former Director of the Centre for Computing and Social
Responsibility at De Montfort University. He is Europe’s first Professor in Computer Ethics, as well as received the 2000 IFIP Namur Award for
outstanding contribution to the creation of awareness of the social implications of ICT and the ACM 2005 SIGCAS Making a Difference Award.
He is co-editor of the Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society (Emerald) and conceived and co-directs the ETHICOMP conference
series on ethical impacts of ICT. He is current Chair and Vice President of the Institute for the Management of Information Systems, a member of
the Parliamentary IT Committee in the UK and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.
The conference workshop will be held into ISEG University on July 3rd 2013