Our fifth panel asking: what is ‘good’, who is responsible for ‘good’, and how can we embed ‘good’ into structures and processes to make technology work for people and society?
On Monday 8 June, we were delighted to kick off CogX 2020 by curating the first day of the Ethics & Society stage. 25 speakers across six panels joined us to tackle the knotty, real-life trade-offs of benefits and harms that emerging technologies bring to people and society. This is a summary of the fifth panel of the day – What does ‘good’ look like in a technosociety? – which you can watch in full below:
Sarah DrinkwaterOmidyar Tech & Society Lab
Thomas HughesDirector of Oversight Board Administration, Facebook
Safiya Umoja NobleUniversity of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and author, Algorithms of Oppression
Data can help tackle the world’s biggest challenges, if we ask the right questions about governance and apply principles for stewardship.
The societal impacts of introducing a public health identity system: legal, social and ethical issues
The second in our series of events addressing the nascent ‘public health identity’ systems developing around the world.
The second of two events sharing what we learned from a rapid online deliberation project to explore public attitudes to COVID-19 exit strategies.
A summary of the fourth panel on the Ethics & Society stage at CogX 2020 - Day 1