Data Ethics Webinar Series 2020

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The Oregon Humanities Center’s Endowment for Public Outreach in the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities is the cosponsor of a new monthly webinar series on Data Ethics organized by the UO Philosophy Department, with faculty at the University of Kansas and Koç University.
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“The Confucian and the Californian ideology: contrasting approaches to the development of the internet and their role in the growth of a data economy.”
Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 11 a.m. (Pacific)
Speaker: Tom (Xiaowei) Wang (Renmin University of China)

“Epistemic Injustice in Data Ethics: identifying the harms particular to data ethics.”
Wednesday, September 23, 2029 at 11 a.m. (Pacific)
Speakers: Ramón Alvarado (University of Oregon), John Symons (University of Kansas)

“Data technology, policy and governance: what is the role of data science in democratic society and can we trust it?”
Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 11 a.m. (Pacific)
Speaker: Denisa Kera (University of Salamanca)

“Data and us: forms, algorithms and the data subject”
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 11 a.m. (Pacific)
Speaker: Colin Koopman (University of Oregon)

“Data Science in Scientific Inquiry, Philosophical issues”
Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 11 a.m. (Pacific)
Speaker: Sabina Leonelli (University of Exeter)