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Mark Coeckelbergh (PhD, University of Birmingham, UK) is Assistant Professor of Philosophy of Technology at the Philosophy Department of the University of Twente, The Netherlands. He studied political sciences (Lic., KU Leuven, Belgium) and philosophy (MA, University of East Anglia, UK). He also holds a teacher degree (Aggregaat, KU Leuven). During and after his PhD on freedom and autonomy, he worked on several research projects in the area of ethics of technology, involving inter-disciplinary research at the University of Bath (UK) and the nuclear research centre SCK-CEN (Belgium). From 2003 to 2006 he has been a Lecturer in ...
that examines ethical principles and moral or ethical problems that arise in a business environment. It applies to all aspects of business conduct and is relevant to the conduct of individuals and business organizations as a whole. Applied ethics is a field of ethics that deals with ethical questions in many fields such as medical, technical, legal and business ethics. Business ethics can be both a normative and a descriptive discipline. As a corporate practice and a career specialization, the field is primarily normative. In academia descriptive approaches are also taken. The range and quantity of business ethical issues ...
“Do we have a choice?” was the provocative question posed by one speaker at a New Manifesto round table hosted in The Hague by the 3TU.Centre on Ethics and Technology . This question came as a response to the STEPS Centre’s emphasis on ‘directions’ of sustainable development and innovation pathways. Photo: Prabhu Kandachar (r) and Jeroen van den Hoven (l) We've now published videos of the main speaker presentations, the slides on Slideshare, and photos on Flickr . The video ‘vox pops’ from participants will also be posted soon. The report from the Roundtable is now on our Manifesto site market research, surveys and trends scholarship info » PhD in Philosophy and Ethics of ...
Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences at Eindhoven University of Technology has a vacancy for a PhD in Philosophy and Ethics of Technology (1,0 fte) Ethical Aspects of Modelling in Engineering Vacancy V39.473 Sponsored by the 3TU Centre of Excellence for Ethics and Technology The section of Philosophy and Ethics of Technology has the mission (i) to contribute to the bachelor and master programs of the Department of Industrial Engineering and Innovation Sciences and (ii) to contribute to a reflective attitude of engineering students in all engineering disciplines at TU/e, with regard to the development and use of technology. market research, surveys and trends


In the Picture - 3TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology
percent of all youngsters have problems that might be relevant for a report in the VIR .... On a total of 3.5 million, they could be considered incidents. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Conference Papers 2009 - Human Development and Capability ...
Three theses give rise to this paper. Firstly, the capability approach is often presented as largely avoiding paternalism and remaining neutral with respect to the good life. Secondly, it can be argued that technology is of immense importance for expanding people’s capabilities. Thirdly, literature in philosophy of technology and in science and technology studies (STS) suggests that technology is not neutral with respect to the good life. Together this raises the question: is the capability approach’s thesis of neutrality towards the good life tenable in a world in which technology enables so many of our capabilities? In order ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Hippolytuslezing: innovatie & ethiek
Nu onze technologieën zo geavanceerd zijn en ons in staat stellen de bouwstenen van het universum en het leven te manipuleren en zoân diepgaande en blijvende impact hebben, hebben we de morele verantwoordelijkheid zeer doordacht te werk te gaan bij het ontwikkelen en in gebruik nemen van nieuwe techniek. Tijdens de Hippolytuslezing zal prof. Jeroen van der Hoven ingaan op maatschappelijk verantwoord innoveren. 20 juni 2010 | 11:30 uur - 12:30 uur plaats: DOK, Vesteplein 100, Delft Praktische informatie De lezing begint om 11.30 uur, maar de deuren zijn open vanaf 11.00 uur. Prof. Jeroen Van der Hoven is ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Great expectations: human genome research
June 2010 marks a decade since the draft human genome sequence was announced. How much of an impact has this development had on genetics, genomics and science in general? What are the ethical and legal issues arising from this work? Chrissie Giles spoke to people who worked on the project then, and those who use the sequence and subsequent research in their work today, to find out. John Sulston is among the few pioneers who, in the 1980s, began to develop the field recognised today as genomics. He and colleagues began a project to sequence the genome of the nematode, Caenorhabditis elegans, in 1990 - the success of which fed ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


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Centre for Ethics and Technology will fund up to 4 PhD positions for the programme starting in September 2010. Graduates will receive a salary of 2042 Euro ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Lab-scale intervention. Science & Society Series on Convergence ...
Daan Schuurbiers is a researcher at the Working Group on Biotechnology and Society, Department of Biotechnology, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands. E-mail: d.schuurbiers/at/ 2 Erik Fisher is an assistant research professor at the Center for Nanotechnology in Society, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes, Arizona State University, Arizona, USA. E-mail: efisher1/at/ From mobile phones and laptop computers to in vitro fertilization and social networks on the Internet, technological devices, products and services are increasingly shaping the lives of people around the world. The pervasiveness of ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Ethics Resources Online - Center for the Study of Ethics in the ...
--Includes cases on business ethics, educational ethics , medical ethics, as well as philanthropic and personal ethics. Cases presented without resolutions. Ethics Across the Curriculum - Case Studies -- Utah Valley State College. Emerging from their Ethics Across the Curriculum program in 1993, this page has a large collection of cases dealing with business, technology, medical ethics, etc. More cases can also be seen here . Ethics case studies database --(limited selection) from Philosophical & Religious Studies program at Leeds ...
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MBA in Human Resource Management. I help companies plan their HRD Strategies and Training Activities.I can particulary help smaller compnaies conduct HR Audits, health studies and thus put them on the track of planned organisation development. Experience About Prof R S S Mani : Prof. R S S Mani has been active as a HRD specialist & Mentor in the areas of Education Management, Organizational Behavior and Career Guidance for over 18 years. He is currently involved in advising several blue-chip companies and business schools in Mumbai & other metros. He continues to contribute actively in Human Resource Development of the present ...