Ethics, human rights & emerging technologies: Key takeaways from the SHERPA project

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Over the past 3.5 years, Trilateral Research has been a proud member of the H2020-funded project SHERPA, which ended on 31 October 2021. Over the course of the project, SHERPA sought to better understand Smart Information Systems (SIS), the combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and big data analytics. Specifically, SHERPA considered the potential ethical and […]

AI in healthcare: paving the way with standardisation

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AI has become one of the top strategic priorities and a key driving force of economic growth. The potential of this game-changing technology in the healthcare sector will make a huge difference for both professionals and patients. The one-day interactive stakeholders’ workshop organised by CEN-CENELEC on 27th October 2020, is very timely as it will bring […]

AI for Good – Security Issues, Dangers and Implications of Smart Information Systems

While recent innovations in the machine learning domain have improved a variety of computer-aided tasks, machine learning systems present us with new challenges, new risks, and new avenues for attackers. As such, researchers should consider how machine learning may shape our environment in ways that could be harmful. Within the SHERPA project, Trilateral has been […]

Ethics in the digital society

We are delighted to announce that David Wright will be giving a lecture on Ethics in the digital society on 28 November 2019. The lecture will take place in Paris at the Omid & Gisel Kordestani Rooftop Conference Center and has been sponsored by the Civic Media Lab. The Civic Media Lab is an informal […]

AI for good – fostering the ethical use of artificial intelligence

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Smart Information Systems (SIS) hold large promises and raise significant concerns. The application of artificial intelligence and machine learning via deep neural networks based on big data analytics form the backbone of an envisioned smart world in which they will power smart technologies, drive smart cities and transform our lives – hopefully for the better. […]

How will AI and Big Data shape our future?

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Artificial intelligence is already having a major impact on our lives, society and economy for the good and the bad. Currently, AI raises many issues relating to privacy, data protection, discrimination, autonomy, power asymmetries, fairness, among others, but what will AI be doing in six years from now, in 2025? What measures should policymakers be […]

Call for papers: The Ethics of Disruptive Technologies

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We invite you to submit your paper for the “Ethics by Design” track of the 4TU.Ethics Biannual Conference “The Ethics of Disruptive Technologies”co-organised by SIENNA and SHERPA, two EU projects studying the ethical and human rights aspects of AI, big data, robotics, human enhancement and human genomics. Design for Values approaches have flourished in recent […]

Call for papers: Ethics and Human Rights in Smart Information Systems

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We invite you to submit your paper for the IEEE Smart World Congress Forum on Ethics and Human Rights in Smart Information Systems, co-organized by three EU projects engaged in ethics and human rights of AI: SIENNA, SHERPA and PANELFIT as well as the UK Observatory for Responsible Research and Innovation in ICT (ORBIT). Smart […]