COVID-19 apps and their ethical considerations
About this video
In this online webinar Luciano Floridi, Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the Oxford Internet Institute and Director of the Digital Ethics Lab, examines the ethics of newly created COVID-19 tracking apps. He is joined by Jess Morley who is studying the MSc in Social Science of the Internet at the OII and is policy lead at the University’s DataLab. Luciano’s research concerns primarily Information and Computer Ethics (aka Digital Ethics), the Philosophy of Information, and the Philosophy of Technology. Other research interests include Epistemology, Philosophy of Logic, and the History and Philosophy of Scepticism.
About the Speakers
Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information and Director of the Digital Ethics Lab
Luciano Floridi‘s research areas are the philosophy of Information, information and computer ethics, and the philosophy of technology.
Jess has a BA from Oxford and is a part-time OII student/Tech Adviser at the Dept of Health and Social Care. Her main interest is the impact of data-driven technology on the future of health and care.