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Call for Papers for Philosophy and Technology’s special issue on Social Robots and Recognition: Socio-Ontological, (Machine-)Ethical, and Socio-Political Trajectories

Social Robots and Recognition Socio-Ontological, (Machine-)Ethical, and Socio-Political Trajectories   GUEST EDITORS: – Marco Nørskov (Aarhus University & Hiroshi Ishiguro Laboratories) – Sladjana Nørskov (Aarhus University)   INTRODUCTION: Social robotic solutions are currently being developed and tested on a large scale. From workspace collaborators to caretakers of our children and elderly to intimate companions—social robots are imagined to...

Associate Professor or Full Professor in »Philosophy of Science and Technology«

From: http://portal.mytum.de/jobs/professuren/NewsArticle_20170926_141845 The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of Associate Professor or Full Professor in »Philosophy of Science and Technology« to begin in summer semester 2018. The position is a tenured W3 position. Scientific environment The professorship belongs to the TUM School of Governance (GOV) and will be affiliated with...

Call for Papers: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP) Seventh Biennial Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS   Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (SPSP) Seventh Biennial Conference 29 June – 2 July 2018 University of Ghent, Ghent, BELGIUM   Keynote speakers: William Bechtel, University of California at San Diego Sabina Leonelli, University of Exeter Maarten van Dyck, University of Ghent Alison Wylie, University of British Columbia  ...

Call for Papers: PT-AI 2017 – “Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence”

SPT would like to share a call for papers for the PT-AI 2017 Conference “Philosophy and Theory of Artificial Intelligence”, November 4-5, 2017, University of Leeds, Weetwood Hall conference centre http://www.pt-ai.org/2017/ Organisation: Vincent C. Müller, University of Leeds & Anatolia College/ACT (This is the 3rd PT-AI conference, see http://www.pt-ai.org) ========================================= ABSTRACTS We request anonymous abstracts...

Call for Papers: for Robophilosophy 2018 — ENVISIONING ROBOTS IN SOCIETY

Robophilosophy 2018 – Envisioning Robots In Society: Politics, Power, And Public Space (February 14-17, 2018 @University of Vienna, Austria) is the third event in the biennial Robophilosophy Conference Series which facilitates robophilosophy, a new area of interdisciplinary applied research in philosophy, robotics, and other disciplines in the humanities, social and human sciences. The event with gather...

Call for Papers: 13th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers: “This Changes Everything”

SPT would like to share a call for papers for the 13th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference: ”This Changes Everything” – in conjunction with the World Computer Congress, 17th-21st September 2018, Poznan, Poland. Conference Chairs: David Kreps, Kai Kimppa, Louise Leenen, Charles Ess <http://www.hcc13.net> Conference Theme: “This Changes Everything.” Track Chairs: David Kreps and...

Call for Papers for “WITTGENSTEIN AND PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY” WORKSHOP, VIENNA

On behalf of SPT Vice-President/President-Elect, Dr. Mark Coeckelbergh, the international Society for Philosophy and Technology would like to encourage submissions to the following Call for Papers. Call for Papers (Deadline February 1, 2017) WORKSHOP “WITTGENSTEIN AND PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY” DATE 13 March 2017 VENUE TBA, Vienna, Austria Few philosophers of technology enlist Wittgenstein’s work when thinking about technology, and scholars...

Call for Papers: ETIN Special “Responsible Robotics” Edition

The Journal for Ethics and Information Technology (ETIN) is publishing a special edition on “Responsible Robotics”. Ethics and Information Technology is calling for the submission of papers to be considered for inclusion in a Special Issue on the responsible use of robotics to be edited by Aimee van Wynsberghe and Noel Sharkey. In this special...

IACAP 2017: Call for Papers

International Association for Computing and Philosophy – Annual Meeting June 26-28, 2017, Stanford University The International Association for Computing and Philosophy (IACAP) is delighted to announce that submissions are now being accepted for its 2017 annual meeting, June 26-28. The meeting is being organized by Patrick Lin, director of the Ethics + Emerging Sciences Group...

13th Int’l Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society

The 13th International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society, will be held 26–28 May 2017 at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2005, the conference is brought together by a shared interest in the complex and subtle relationships between technology, knowledge, and society. The call for papers invites proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive...

CEPE/ETHICOMP 2017

Values in Emerging Science and Technology University of Turin, Italy June 5-8 The Ethicomp series of conferences fosters an international community of scholars and technologists, including computer professionals and business professionals from industry. Since 1995, conferences have been scheduled across Europe and Asia, with our main events coming every 18 months. Ethicomp considers computer ethics...

IEEE: Technologies for Sustainability, October 9-11, Phoenix AZ

The fourth IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech), on October 9-11, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Phoenix Airport Marriott, explores the development and application of science, engineering, and technology to promote sustainability. Environmental Sustainability is a major issue facing humanity. To meet present needs without compromising our future, advances in sustainable technology, policy and social behavior are...