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The ICIE has spanned a few decades from its inception in 1999. An extraordinary number of conferences, seminars, workshops and research projects have taken place during this time. These engagements have culminated in a passionate network dedicated to the development of Information Ethics. Below are lists of events with links to websites where they are still active.


In partnership with the African Centre of Excellence in Information Ethics (est. 2012) and the India Centre of Excellence for Information Ethics (est. 2020), the ICIE advocates for research and learning in academic institutions, centres and organizations and works to transform this research into practice in the field. 

Symposiums and Workshops

Organized by or in cooperation with the ICIE


II International Conference “Tangible and Intangible Impact of Information and Communication in the Digital Age”, 9 - 12 June 2019, Khanty-Mansiysk, Russian Federation.


AI, Ethics and Society Conference, 8 – 10 May 2019, Edmonton, Canada. 


12th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance, 3 – 5 April 2019, Melbourne, Australia. 

International Policy Dialogue on IFAP Priority Areas in African and BRICS Countries, 4 – 6 July 2018, Cape Town, South Africa.

Visualising Homo Digitalis: Drawing pictures with Information Ethics - Three pictures from Canada, Germany and South Africa, April 2018. Stuttgart Media University hosted the collaborative event together with the Institute for Digital Ethics (IDE), International Centre for Information Ethics (ICIE), Capurro Fiek Foundation for Information Ethics (CFF) and the African Centre of Excellence for Information Ethics (ACEIE), South Africa. 

Africa Network for Information Ethics (ANIE), Fifth International Conference on Information Ethics in Africa, ANIEversary, 21 – 23 February 2017.

ICIL 2016 7th International Conference on Information Law and Ethics: Broadening the Horizons of Information Law and Ethics - A Time for Inclusion, University of Pretoria, South Africa, February 22-23, 2016.


Workshop on Business ethics, Innovation and Mind-body Unification in Japan and East Asia What is making Innovation Possible Based on Ethics and Cultural Tradition in Japan and East Asia? Organized bythe Doctoral Program in International Advanced Japanese Studies (Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences), University of Tsukuba, Japan, JAEthics Research group on business ethics and cultural technological innovation in Japan and Asia. Supported by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, October 31, 2015.


Joint Symposium: Robo-Ethics and "Mind-Body-Schema" of Human and Robot - Challenges for a Better Quality of Life Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation and University of Tsukuba (Japan), January 23, 2015.


Africa Network for Information Ethics (ANIE), Fourth International Conference on Information Ethics in Africa "Cross-cutting themes for managing your digital life", Kampala (Uganda), July 2-4, 2014.


Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Joint-Workshop on Privacy and Publicness in East and West "Life, Culture and Society in the Information Era" organized by ReGIS (Research Group on the Information Society, University of Tsukuba, Japan), Doctoral Program in International Advanced Japanese Studies (Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan) and the International Center for Information Ethics (ICIE), University of Tsukuba, October 4-5, 2012.


Africa Network for Information Ethics (ANIE) 3rd International Conference: The Cheetah Generation's Fast Track towards Social Media and Information Ethics in Africa, Kievits Kroon Conference Centre, Pretoria, South Africa, September 3-7, 2012.


ANIE Information Ethics Workshop in cooperation with SCECSAL XX Conference on Information for sustainable development in a digital environment. Nairobi (Kenya), 2.-3. Juni 2012.


The Chinese International Conference on Information Ethics, Renmin University of China (RUC), School of Philosophy, Beijing (China), Oktober 28-29, 2010. (Co-organized by the ICIE.)


Second Africa Conference on Information Ethics: Teaching information ethics in Africa – current status, opportunities and challenges, University of Botswana, Gaborone (Botswana), September 6-7, 2010. - The Conference is organized by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (USA), the International Center for Information Ethics, the University of Zululand, the University of Botswana and the University of Pretoria.


Netz.Ökologien: Zur Ethik des Abfalls im Zeitalter digitaler Medialisierung, zugleich: deutschsprachiges ICIE-Symposium 2010, Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar (Handwerkergasse Völklingen), Völkingen (Germany), July 2-3, 2010.


Changes of the Internet - Changing Information Ethics? Special Panel Discussion on occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the foundation of the International Center for Information Ethics @ CEPE 09 (June 27, 2009) - With: Rafael Capurro, Johannes Britz, and Makoto Nakada (Chair: Michael Nagenborg). - Charles Ess will not be able to take part in the discussion, but contributed a position paper to the discussion.


UNESCO Workshop on Information Ethics and e-Government in sub-Sahara Africa, co-sponsored by the Government of South Africa, in cooperation with the International Center for Information Ethics, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Pretoria, February 23-26, 2009.


Wandel des Internets – Wandel der Informationsethik?: Deutschsprachiges Symposium des ICIE, Karlsruhe, Germany, April 3-4, 2008.


African Information Ethics Conference: Ethical Challenges in the Information Age. Organized by the University of Pretoria, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA, and the International Center for Information Ethics. Pretoria, South Africa, February 5-7, 2007.


International ICIE Symposium 2004: Localizing the Internet: Ethical Issues in Intercultural Perspective, October 4-6, 2004, Sponsored by VolkswagenStiftung. Venue: Center for Art and Media (ZKM), Karlsruhe, Germany. Proceedings: International Review of Information Ethics (IRIE), 2/2004


Localizing the Internet. Ethical Issues in Intercultural Perspective by Rafael Capurro, Johannes Frühbauer, Thomas Hausmanninger (Eds.), Schriftenreihe des ICIE, Bd. 4, Munich 2007.


Review (in German) of the ICIE symposium by Michael Nagenborg and Karsten Weber: Wer und wo bist Du, wenn Du über das Internet sprichst? (Where and who are you when you speak about the internet?). In: Information. Wissenschaft & Praxis (IWP) 55 (2004)8, 469-470.


The Second ICIE-Symposium: The Digital Divide from an Ethical Viewpoint, October 3-5, 2002, Augsburg, Germany.


Proceedings: Vernetzt gespalten. Der Digital Divide in ethischer Perspective by Rupert M. Scheule, Rafael Capurro and Thomas Hausmanninger (Eds.)Schriftenreihe des ICIE, Band 3, Munich 2004

Videos (RealPlayer) in German:

The First ICIE-Symposium: Conceptions of Information Ethics, February 28 - March 2, 2001, Augsburg, Germany.


Proceedings: Netzethik. Grundlegungsfragen der Internetethik by Thomas Hausmanninger and Rafael Capurro (Eds.) Schriftenreihe des ICIE, Band 1, Munich 2002



ICIE at ZKM: Forum: Internet - Ende der Aufklärung? (The Internet - End of the Enlightenment?). A podium with Wolfgang Coy (Humboldt University Berlin), Petra Grimm (Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart),Thomas Hausmanninger(Augsburg University), Rafael Capurro (Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart) and Christoph Pingel (ZKM, Karlsruhe), January 18, 2002, 8pm (in German). See also the ZKM-exhibition: CTRL [SPACE]. Rhetorik der Überwachung von Bentham bis Big Brother (Rhetorics of Surveillance from Bentham to Big Brother) by Thomas Y. Levin (Princeton University, USA).


2006 - 2015



Joint Symposium: Robo-Ethics and "Mind-Body-Schema" of Human and Robot - Challenges for a Better Quality of Life Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation and University of Tsukuba (Japan), January 23, 2015.


13th International Conference e-Society 2015 Madeira - Portugal, March 14-16, 2015. 


III International Conference on Media Ethics School of Communication, University of Seville (Spain), March 24-26, 2015


Information Ethics Roundtable 2015, University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 9-10, 2015.


SEC 2014 30th IFIP International Conference on ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection, Hamburg, Germany, May 26-28, 2015.


13th conference “Culture and Computer Science 2015 – Cross Media” Berlin, Bode Museum, May 28-29, 2015.


International Society for Information Studies: "The information society at the crossroads – response and responsibility of the sciences of information", Vienna, June 3-7, 2015.


CEPE-IACAP 2015 University of Delaware, USA, June 22-25, 2015.


International Tübingen Conference on Ethics: The Value of [In-]Security Universität Tübingen, July 28-30, 2015.


AMCIS 2015 - ICTs in Global Development (SIGGlobDev) Track. Blue Ocean Research, Puerto Rico, August 13-15, 2015.


ETHICOMP 2015 De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, September 7-9, 2015


ULEPICC 2015 VIII Encuentro Internacional de Investigadores y Estudiosos de la Información y la Comunicación (ICOM 2015) y IX Congreso Internacional Unión Latina de la Economía Política de la Información, la Comunicación y la Cultura La Habana, Cuba, December 7 - 11, 2015.



Internationale Konferenz: "Einbruch der Dunkelheit. Theorie und Praxis der Selbstermächtigung in Zeiten digitaler Kontrolle" Volksbühne, Berlin, January 25-26, 2014.


Tenth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge and Society, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, February 6-7, 2014.


International Conference: Freedom of Information under Pressure: Control - Crisis - Culture Vienna, 28 February - 1 March 2014.


12th International Conference e-Society 2014, Madrid, 28 February - 2 March 2014.


Oxford Cyber Harasssment Research Symposium St Edmund Hall, Oxford, UK, March 27-18, 2014.


NET Mundial Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance, Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 23-14, 2014.


Information Ethics Roundtable 2014: "Information Ethics and Global Citizenship", University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, April 24-26, 2014.


Ethics'2014 IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Engineering, Science, and Technology, Chicago, IL, USA, May 23-24, 2014.


6th International Conference on Information Law and Ethics, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 30-31, 2014.


WSIS C10 Action Line: Ethical dimensions of the Information Society,Geneva, 10-13 June 2014.


CaTaC' 2014 Culture, Technology, Communication: Celebration, Transformation, New Directions. University of Oslo, June 19-20, 2014.


CEPE - ETHICOMP 2014, Paris, June 22-27, 2014.


IEEE 2014 Conference on Norbert Wiener in the 21st. Century, Boston, June 24-26, 2014.


Africa Network for Information Ethics (ANIE) 4th International Conference: Information Ethics - Cross Cutting Themes in Africa, Kampala (Uganda), July 2-4, 2014.


7th International Conference on ICT, Society an Human Beings Lisbon, Portugal, July 15-19, 2014.


11th IFIP TC9 Human Choice and Computers Conference: ICT and Society, Turku, Finland, July 30th - August 1st, 2014.


AMCIS 2014, Association for Information Systems Conference, Savannah, Georgia, August 7-10, 2014.


IFLA/FAIFE International Federation of Library Associations: Conference on "Ethical Dilemmas in the Information Society" Geneva, August 14-15, 2014.


International Symposium on Philosophy of Library and Information Science. Ethics: Theory and Practice Kastamonu, Turkey, September 3-5, 2014.


InfoSec2014 The International Conference on Information Security and Cyber Forensics, Malaysia, October 8-10,2014.


European Sociological Association: Research Network 18 (Sociology of Communications and Media Research) 2014 Conference: Media and Communication in and after the Global Capitalist Crisis: Renewal,Reform or Revolution? , University of Bucharest, Romania, October 17-18, 2014.


World Internet Conference: Wuzhen Summit Wuzhen, China, November 19-21, 2014.


Ulepicc 2014 (União Latina de Economia Política da Informação, da Comunicação e da Cultura). Comunicação, cultura, informação e democracia: tensões e contradições" Rio de Janeiro, November 24-26, 2014.


SocialCom 2014 The 7th IEEE International Conference on Social Computing and Networking, Sydney, Australia, December 3-5, 2014.


Digitising Europe: Opportunities for the Next Generation, Berlin, December 4, 2014

5th International Conference on Internet Technologies & Society 2014 New Taipei City, Taiwan, December 10-12, 2014.





International Conference: The Power of Information Brussels, January 20-23, 2013.


IADIS International Conference e-Society 2013 Lisbon (Portugal), March 13-16, 2013.


II International Conference on Media Ethics Universidad de Sevilla (Spain), April 3-5, 2013.


Information Ethics Roundtable — IER 2013: Information Ethics and Policy: Intellectual Property, Privacy, and Freedom of Speech. University of Washington (Seattle, USA), April 25-26, 2013.


ETHICOMP 2013 University of Southern Denmark, Kolding, Denmark, 12-14 June, 2013.


ISTAS'13 The IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society: Social Implications of Living in a Smart World, University of Toronto, Toronto (Ontario, Canada), June 27-29, 2013.


CEPE Conference - Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry, Autónoma University, Lisbon (Portugal), July 1-3, 2013.


IADIS International Conference: ICT, Society and Human Beings 2013, Prague, Czech Republic, July, 24-26, 2013.


14th Information Studies (IS) Annual Conference: "Information Ethics in Africa", University of Zululand, South Africa, 4–6 September, 2013.


UNESCO - IFAP: Riga Global Meeting of Experts on the Ethical Aspects of Information Society Riga, October 16-17, 2013.



IADIS International Conference e-Society 2012 Berlin, Germany, March 10-13, 2012. 


The Fourth ICTs and Society-Conference Critique, Democracy, and Philosophy in 21st Century Information Society. Towards Critical Theories of Social Media. Uppsala, Sweden, May 2-4, 2012.


SCRIPT Centre for Studies in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, International Conference "Law and Transformation", Edinburgh, June 1-8, 2012.


CATaC12 Cultural Attitudes towards Technology and Communication Conference: Beyond the digital/cultural divide: in/visibility and new media. Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. June 18-20, 2012.


International Conference Security, Ethics, and Justice: Towards a more inclusive Security Design June 21-23, 2012, Tübingen, Germany.


ICIL 2012 5th International Conference on Information law and Ethics: Equity, Beauty and Integrity in Information Law and Ethics. Ionian University, Corfu, Greece, June 29-30, 2012. 


IADIS 2012 International Conference ICT, Society and Human Beings Lisbon, Portugal, July 21-23, 2012. 


ANIE Information Ethics Workshop in cooperation with SCECSAL XX Conference on Information for sustainable development in a digital environment. Nairobi (Kenya), June 2-3, 2012.


Africa Network for Information Ethics (ANIE) 3rd International Conference: The Cheetah Generation's Fast Track towards Social Media and Information Ethics in Africa, Kievits Kroon Conference Centre, Pretoria, South Africa, September 3-7, 2012.


International Internet Ethics Symposium 2012 Seoul, Korea, September 11-12, 2012.


Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Joint-Workshop on Privacy and Publicness in East and West "Life, Culture and Society in the Information Era" organized by ReGIS (Research Group on the Information Society, University of Tsukuba, Japan), Doctoral Program in International Advanced Japanese Studies (Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan) and the International Center for Information Ethics (ICIE), University of Tsukuba, October 4-5, 2012.


Knowledge on the Net – in Search of an Ethics in the Internet Age 2nd Tübingen International Conference on Ethics and Society. Tübingen, Germany, October 11-12, 2012.


European Sociological Association’s Research Network 18 - Sociology of Communications and Media Research Conference: Communication, Crisis, and Critique in Contemporary Capitalism . University of the Basque Country, Bilbao, October 18-20, 2012. 


International Conference: Privacy and Emerging Technologies Berlin, November 27-28, 2012. 



Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Kommunikations- und Medienethik, der Sektion Medien- und Kommunikationssoziologie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie sowie des Netzwerks Medienethik 2011 Medien- und Zivilgesellschaft, Munich, Feb 17-18, 2011. [German]


La Segunda Conferencia Latinoamericana y del Caribe de Ética de la Información, the Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana, México, March 1-3, 2011.


ICT Ethics and Public Policy, Europe House (EU Commission and European Parliament's UK Office), London, March 23, 2011.


IT for a Better Future, conference on ethics and governance of future emerging ICTs, co-hosted by STOA and ETICA, supported by EGAIS. European Parliament, Brussels, March 31, 2011.


International Conference on Information Law 2011, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 20-21, 2011.


17th International Conference of the Society for Philosophy and Technology: Technology and Security, University of North Texas, Denton (USA), May 26-29, 2011.


CEPE 2011 (Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry), University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, Milwaukee (USA), May 31 - June 3, 2011.


High-Level Academic Workshop: Developing Information Ethics in Africa , Pretoria, July 4-5, 2011. 


IACAP 2011 First International Meeting The Computational Turn: Past, Presents, Futures?, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark, 4-6 July, 2011.


ETHICOMP 2011 "The Social Impact of Social Computing", Sheffield Hallam University (UK), Sheffield, September 14-16, 2011.




Seminar: Cyberetics: Ethics in the Age of technology, Rome (Italy), 16 January 2010. - Part of: Festival delle Scienze 2010.


WTMC PhD Workshop: Technology in Surveillance Society, Ravenstein (NL), 27-29 January 2010.


A2K4 Workshop: Identifying Challenges and Opportunities for an African Information Ethics at Yale Law School, February 10, 2010 (Panelists: Johannes Britz, Rafael Capurro, Dennis Ocholla. Moderator: Michael Zimmer)


Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Kommunikations- und Medienethik und des Netzwerks Medienethik: Ethik der Kommunikationsberufe, Munich, February 18-19, 2010. 


Workshop Ethical Guidance for Research and Application of Pervasive and Autonomous Information Technology (PAIT), Cincinnati (USA), March 3-4, 2010.


I Simpósio Brasileiro de Ética da Informação, Universidade Federal de Paraíba, March 18, 2010


4th bi-annual Surveillance and Society Conference: A Global Surveillance Society?, supported by the Living in Surveillance Societies (LiSS) Cost Action and the Surveilance Studies Network, City University London, London (UK), April 13–15, 2010.


ETHICOMP 2010: The "backwards, forwards and sideways" changes of ICT, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona (Spain), April 14-16, 2010.


IEEE Symposium on Technology and Society (ISTAS10): Social Implications of Emerging Technologies, University of Wollongong, New South Wales (Australia), June 7-9, 2010.


20th annual ACM Computers, Freedom, and Privacy, San Jose (CA), June 15-18, 2010.


3rd International Seminar on Information Law 2010: An Information Law for the 21st Century, Department of Archive and Library Science-Graduate Program, Ionian University, Corfu (Greece), June 25-26, 2010.


IADIS International Conference ICT, Society, and Human Beings 2010, Freiburg (Germany), July 29–31, 2010.


International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC): International, Interdisciplinary Expert Workshop Arms Control for Robots – Limiting Armed Tele-Operated and Autonomous Systems, Humboldt-Universität (Berlin, Germany), September 20-22, 2010.


E-CAP 2010, TU Munich, Munich (Germany), October 4-6, 2010.


The 7th International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing: Building Smart Worlds in Real and Cyber Spaces (UIC 2010), Xi'an (China), October 26-29, 2010.


The Chinese International Conference on Information Ethics, Renmin University of China (RUC), School of Philosophy, Beijing (China), October 28-29, 2010. (Co-organized by the ICIE)


International Conference Activist Media and Biopolitics: Critical Media Interventions in the Age of Biopower, University of Innsbruck (Austria), November 12-13, 2010.


CONFIDENCE 2010 International Conference: Open Doors to ICT for Ageing and eInclusion, Jyväskylä (Finland), 9 -10 December 2010. - "Call for abstracts" asks for contributions on "ethical and legal issues related to technologies and their development". Deadline: September 03rd, 2010. Contact project for more information.



Computers, Privacy & Data Protection Conference 2009: Data Protection in A Profiled World?, Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren, Brussels, Belgium, January 16-17, 2009.


SSTNET workshop organized in cooperation with the IFZ at Graz: The Knowledge-Based Economy (KBE): Critical Perspectives, Graz, Austria, February 5–6, 2009.


Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Kommunikations- und Medienethik sowie des Netzwerks Medienethik 2009Web 2.0. Neue Kommunikations- und Interaktionsformen als Herausforderung der Medienethik, Hochschule der Philosophie, Munich, Germany, February 12-13, 2009.


UNESCO Workshop on Information Ethics and e-Government in sub-Sahara Africa, co-sponsored by the Government of South Africa, in cooperation with the International Center for Information Ethics, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the University of Pittsburgh, and the University of Pretoria, February 23-26, 2009.


Paul Lucas Graduate Conference in History: Making Memory, Making History: Ideas and Identities Beyond Borders, History Graduate Student Association, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA, 6-7 March, 2009.


Association of American Geographers 2009 Annual Meeting: Spaces of Surveillance: Power and Control in the Information Age, Las Vegas (USA), March 22-27, 2009.


Symposium The Philosophy of Identity in the Virtual (part of Laval Virtual 2009), Laval (France), April 23, 2009.


Interactive Facilitation Meeting on Information Ethics at the WSIS Forum 2010, ITU Headquarters, Geneva (Switzerland), May 11, 2010.


ICRA2009: Roboethics-Workshop, Kobe (Japan), May 17, 2009.


Conference: Society-Culture-Technology at the Dawn of the 21st Century, AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków (Poland), May 21-22, 2009.


International interdisciplinary scientific conference: Culture and Media: Local and global aspects, Faculty of Philosophy, Vilnius University - Institute of Media Studies, Ruhr-University Bochum - Institute of Philosophy, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Vilnius (Lithuania), May 22-23, 2009.


Conference The Ethics of Information Organization, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, USA, May 22-23, 2009.


Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für TechnikgeschichteGeschichte(n) der Robotik, Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach am Main (Germany), May 22-24, 2009.

IADIS International Conference: ICT, Society and Human Beings, Algarve (Portugal), 17–23 June, 2009.


Eighth International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry(CEPE 2009), Ionian University, Corfu, Greece, June 27-29, 2009.


16th International Conference of the Society for Philosophy and Technology (SPT 2009): Converging Technologies, Changing Societies, University of Twente, Enschede (NL), July 8-10, 2009.


International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), 27th Annual Research Conference, Theme: Human Rights And Communication, National Autonomous University Of Mexico (Unam), Mexico-City, Mexico, July 21-24, 2009.


International Conference: The Philosophy of Computer Games, Oslo (Norway), August 13-15, 2009.


International Conference: The Basics of Journalism: Concepts of Ethics, Responsibility, and Quality in Media and Journalism, Eichstaett (Germany), September 18-20, 2009.


ESF-LiU Conference The Perfect Body: between Normativity and Consumerism, Scandic Hotel Linköping Väst, Linköping (Sweden), October 9-13, 2009.


FIfF Jahrestagung 2009 - Verantwortung 2.o (25th Anniversary), Bremen (Germany), November, 13-15 2009.


International Conference: ICT that makes the difference: The Future of Ambient Intelligence, Brussels, November 22-25, 2009.




First Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on the Ethical Dimensions of the Information Society. Hanoi, Vietnam, January 16-18, 2008.


Knowledge Rights and Information Sharing in the 21st Century, Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Central Florida, Orlando (USA), January 30 - February 1, 2008.


Open Forum Davos 2008, Section Virtual Worlds - Fiction or Reality?, Participants: Rafael Capurro, Florence Develey, Reid Hoffman, Philip Rosedale, and Joseph Weizenbaum, Swiss Alpine High School (SAMD), Davos (CH), January 26, 2008.


Knowledge Rights and Information Sharing in the 21st Century, Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Central Florida, Orlando (USA), January 30 - February 1, 2008.


Gemeinsame Jahrestagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppen Kommunikation und Politik (gemeinsam mit dem Arbeitskreis Politik und Kommunikation der DVPW) und Kommunikations- und Medienethik (gemeinsam mit dem Netzwerk Medienethik): Ethische und normative Dimensionen der politischen Kommunikation, Munich, Germany, Feb 14-15, 2008.


Clash of Realities - 2nd International Computer Game Conference Cologne, Cologne (Germany), March 5-7, 2008.


First UNESCO Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on the Ethical Dimensions of the Information Society. Hanoi, Vietnam, March 12-14, 2008.


Frühjahrstagung der Sektion für Politische Theorie und Ideengeschichte in der Deutschen Vereinigung für Politische Wissenschaft zum Thema Privatheit und Öffentlichkeit. Grenzziehungen und Grenzverschiebungen, Universität Potsdam Campus Griebnitzsee, 13.-15.03.2008.


International Conference: Libraries from Human Rights Perspective. Ramallah Center for Human Rights Studies (RCHRS), Ramallah (Palestine), 31 March – 2 April 2008.


InVisibilities: The politics, practice and >experience of surveillance in everyday life. A two-day international conference hosted by the centre for criminological research, university of sheffield in association with the surveillance studies network, University of Sheffield, Sheffield (UK), April 2-3, 2008.


Deutschsprachiges Symposium des ICIE: Wandel des Internets – Wandel der Informationsethik? Karlsruhe, Germay, April 3-4, 2008.


AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy - In conjunction with the 2008 AISB Convention, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, April 4, 2008.


International Conference: Managing Identity in New Zealand: User-Centric Identity in the 21st Century, Te Papa Museum, Wellington, New Zealand, April 29-30 2008.


Section "Ethics / Politics" at The Philosophy of Computer Games Conference 2008, Potsdam (Germany), May 8-10, 2008.


Conference: Thinking Critically: Alternative Perspectives and Methods in Information Studies Sponsored by the Center for Information Policy Research, the School of Information Studies, and the UW-Milwaukee Libraries, UW-Milwaukee, May 15-17, 2008.


8th International Conference of Human Rights: Right to Knowledge and Information in a Heterogenic Society, organized by the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warmia and Mazury, and the Faculty of Law of the University of Bari, Olsztyn (Poland), May 30-31, 2008.


Multidisciplinary Workshop: The good life in a technological age, University of Twente, The Netherlands, June 12-14, 2008.


European conference on Computing and Philosophy: ECAP@LIRMM 2008, University for Science and Technology, Montpellier, France, June 16-18, 2008.


Ethics, Technology and Identity, Delft, NL, June 18-20, 2008.


CATaC08: ICTs Bridging Cultures? Theories, Obstacles, Best Practices, Nîmes, France, June 24-27, 2008.


3rd Global Conference: Visions of the Human in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction, Mansfield College, Oxford (UK), July 1-3, 2008.


Machine Ethics at NA-CAP@IU 2008, Indiana University, Bloomington Indiana (USA), July 10–12, 2008.


International Conference Terrorism in the Digital Age, Al-Hussein bin Talal University, Amman, Jordan, 10-13 July 2008


Interdisziplinäre Fachkonferenz HIV/Aids - Ethische Perspektiven, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, June 19-21, 2008. - Including lectures by Rafael Capurro and Klaus Wiegerling on media and information ethics.


CATaC08: ICTs Bridging Cultures? Theories, Obstacles, Best Practices, Nîmes, France, June 24-27, 2008.


Vox Internet Workshop "Revisiting Internet Governance: Ethics and Politics in Human-Objects Networks", Paris,France, June 25, 2008.


3rd Global Conference: Visions of the Human in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction, Mansfield College, Oxford, UK, July 1-3, 2008.


1st Global Conference: Diasporas: Exploring Critical Issues, Mansfield College, Oxford, UK, July 5-7, 2008.


Workshop: The Use of Implants in Ethical Surveillance Infrastructures, Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld (Germany), September 3-5, 2008.


German Section on "Informationsethik" in the program of the XXI. German Conference for Philosophy, Duisburg-Essen, September 15-19, 2008.


Mobile Communication and the Ethics of Social Networking, Budapest, Hungary, September 25–27, 2008.


International and Interdisciplinary Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR): Internet Research 9.0: Rethinking Community, Rethinking Place, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 16-18, 2008.


Symposium Virtuality and Control. Minority Practices in Societies of Control / Virtualität und Kontrolle. Minoritäre Praktiken in den Kontrollgesellschaften, University of Fine Arts (HfbK) Hamburg and Partners, Hamburg, Germany, November 5-8, 2008.


International Conference The Epistemology of Liberal Democracy: Free Speech, Disagreement and Common Belief, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, November 20-21, 2008.


International Symposium The Vigilant Society, Institute of Social Sciences, Lisbon, Portugal, November 20-21, 2008.




Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) includes Track: Ethics and Philosophy of Knowledge Management. Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort, Waikoloa, Big Island, January 3-6, 2007.


African Information Ethics Conference: Ethical Challenges in the Information Age, Pretoria, South Africa, February 5-7, 2007.


ETHICOMP 2007 Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan, 27-29 March, 2007.


ICRA’07: 2007 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation. 10-14 April 2007, Roma, Italy, includes: Full Day Workshop on Roboethics, 14 April 2007.


ECAP '07: European Computing and Philosophy Conference, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, June 21-23, 2007.


Symposium des Austrian Chapter des Club of Rome: Leben im Cyberspace - Die Bildung von Sozialkapital in virtuellen Welten, Vienna, 26 Juni 2007 (in cooperation with the ICIE). - Press release on the outcome of the symposium (in German)


Society for Philosophy and Technology (SPT): "Technology and Globalization" (2007 Biennial Meeting), University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC (USA), 8-11 July 2007.


International Symposium on Ethics, Cybernetics and Informatics: Info-CybernEthics 2007 in the Context of the 11th Word Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: WMSCI 2007, Orlando, Florida (USA), 8-11 July 2007.


CEPE 2007 Seventh International Conference of Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry. University of San Diego, San Diego, California, USA, 12-14 July, 2007.


30th International Wittgenstein Symposium: Philosophy of the Information Society. Kirchberg am Wechsel, Austria, 5-11 August 2007.


European regional meeting on "Ethics and Human Rights in Information Society". Strasbourg, France, September 13-14, 2007. 


European regional meeting on "Ethics and Human Rights in Information Society". Strasbourg, France, September 13-14, 2007. 


Workshop Ubiquitous Computing, Pervasive Computing, Ambient Intelligence... Surveillance and Control? at Informatik 07, Bremen, Germany, September 25, 2007.


"Dialogue Forum on Internet Rights". The Italian Government, in the framework of the Internet Governance Forum process in cooperation with the UN and the IGF Secretariat, will organize a "Dialogue Forum on Internet Rights", Rome, September 27, 2007. 


Second Joint Workshop on Information Ethics between ReGIS (Research Group on the Information Society, University of Tsukuba, Japan) and Stuttgart Media University, October 3-5, 2007. 


The ethics of data sharing in e-social science Workshop at the e-social Science Conference, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, October 7-9, 2007.


Workshop on Ethical Aspects of Inclusion in the Information Societyorganized by the European Commission, Brussels (Belgium), October 29, 2007.


Forum on Intercultural Information Ethics at The Third Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, November 2-4, 2007. 


Information and Communication Technologies, Transparency and Corporate Responsibility: Social and Ethical Considerations in the Global Economy, Carnegie Mellon University, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon (Portugal), November 7-9, 2007.


Workshop at the European Conference on Ambient Intelligence (AmI 07): First International Workshop on Human Aspects in Ambient Intelligence. Darmstadt, Germany, November 10, 2007.


VII. HdM-Symposium zur Medienethik: Computerspiele und Virtuelle Welten. Stuttgart Media University, Stuttgart (Germany), December 5-6, 2007.




Grenzenlose Cyberwelt? Digitale Ungleichheit und neue Bildungszugänge für Jugendliche Internationale Fachtagung, Bielefeld, February 9-11, 2006.


Privacy and Surveillance Technologies - Intercultural and Interdisciplinary Perspectives Interdisciplinary Workshop, Bielefeld, February 10-11, 2006.


Shapes of Things to Come Tagung des Institut für Informatik der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, February 15-17, 2006.


The Ethics and Politics of Search Engines A Panel Discussion presented by the Center for Science, Technology, and Society and the University in Santa Clara, California, Feb 27, 2006


Netzwerk Medienethik Jahrestagung 2005: "Bildethik" Munich, Germany, February 23-24, 2006.


European Robotics Symposium (EUROS-06), Palermo, Italy, 16-18 March, 2006.


Information Ethics Roundtable Topic: Secrecy, Portland, Oregon, USA, March 22, 2006.


Clash of Realities. Computerspiele und soziale Wirklichkeit. Cologne, Germany, March 22-24, 2006.


ACM SAC 2006, 21st ACM Symposium on Applied Computing: Track on Computer Ethics and Human Values, Dijon, France, April 23-27, 2006.


Third International Workshop on Philosophy and Informatics (WSPI 2006)focuses on bioinformatics, but contributions on philosophy and informatics in general are also invited. Saarbruecken, Germany, May 3-4, 2006.


Computers & Philosophy Le Mans University, Laval, France, May 3-5, 2006.


IRW2006 The Architecture and Philosophy of the Web. Identity, Reference, and the Web, Edinburgh, Scotland, May 22, 2006.


Information Society: Governance, Ethics and Social Consequences, University of Namur, Namur, Belgium, May 22-23, 2006.


Menschen-Bilder. Welche Anthropologie leitet die gegenwärtigen Humantechnologien? Öffentliche Tagung an der Universität Bonn anläßlich des 30. Todestages von Martin Heidegger. Bonn, June 1-2, 2006


Workshop on Generating Collaborative Research in the Ethical Design of Surveillance Infrastructures, Austin, Texas, June 8-11, 2006.


E-CAP: Computing and Philosophy. IV. European Meeting, Norwegian University for Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, June 22-24, 2006.


9th Annual Ethics and Technology Conference, Regis University Denver, Colorado (USA), June 23-24, 2006.


CATaC'06, University of Tartu, Estonia, 28 June - 1 July 2006.


Eighth International Workshop on Deontic Logic in Computer Science, Special Topic: Artificial Normative Systems, Utrecht, The Netherlands, July 12-14, 2006.


International Association for Intercultural Communication Studies (IAICS): Globalization, Communication, and Cultural Identity, International Conference, San Antonio, TX (USA), August 2-4, 2006. - Schedule including links to videos of presentations can be found here.


North American-CAP 2006 Conference Rensselaer Polytechnic Institutee (RPI) Troy,NY, August 10-12, 2006.


Future Matters: Futures Known, Created and Minded: An International Conference, Cardiff University, September 4-6, 2006.


Global Governance an Local Practice, Lancaster University, UK, September 12-13, 2006.


HCC7 Seventh International Conference "Human Choice and Computers", Nova Gorica, Slovenia and Gorizia, Italy, September 21-23, 2006.


Internet Research 7.0: Internet Convergences Brisbane, Australia, September 28-30, 2006.


Ethics of Human Interaction with Robotic, Bionic, and AI Systems: Concepts and Policies International Workshop. Naples, Italy, October 17-18 2006


Konstruktion von Politik und Gesellschaft in Computerspielen? Lehrstuhl für Politische Wissenschaft der TU München, October 26-28, 2006. - Zusammenfassung


Asia-Pacific-CAP 2006 Conference The Australian National University Canberra, Australia, October 27-29, 2006.


Computervermittelte Kommunikation als Innovation. Tagung der DGPuK-Fachgruppe Computervermittelte Kommunikation. Karlsruhe, November 2-4, 2006.


Fehlverhalten & Qualitätssicherung in den Wissenschaften, Berlin (Germany), December 1, 2006.


VI. HdM-Symposium zur Medienethik: Informations- und Kommunikations- utopien, Stuttgart (Germany), December 5-6, 2006.


Conferencia regional sobre ética en la sociedad de la información organized by UNESCO and FUNGLODE, Santo Domingo, December 7-9, 2006.


1998 - 2005



AP-CAP 2005 The Second Asia-Pacific Computing and Philosophy Conference, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, January 7-9, 2005.


Netzwerk Medienethik Jahrestagung 2005: "Mediale Praxis und Medienethik" Munich, Germany, February 17-18, 2005.


The Concealed I: Anonymity, Identity and the Prospect of Privacy University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Ottawa, Canada, March 4-5, 2005.


International Symposium on Sociology Cultural Change, Social Problems, and Knowledge Society. Sociology for a Global Society, Zaragoza, Spain, March 7-9, 2005.


Workshop "Cultural Identity Performances on the Russian Internet" Ruhr-University of Bochum, Germany, March 22, 2005.


Information Ethics Roundtable Montclair State University, New Jersey, USA, April 29, 2005.


UNESCO and Club of Rome World Conference ICT for Capacity-Building: Critical Success Factors UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France, May 11-13, 2005.


Bridging Cultures: Interdisciplinary workshop on computer ethics, culture, and ICT Filosofisk institutt, NTNU, Norway, June 6-7, 2005.


First International Conference on e-Social Science Manchester Conference Centre, UK, Juni 22-24, 2005.


Interdisciplinary Graduate Course and Workshop: "Bridging Cultures: Computer Ethics, Culture, and ICT", Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway, May 23rd - June 1, 2005.


Ethique de l'Internet. Rencontres franco-italiennes 2005: "Euristique et sémantique du Web: quelles bases théoriques pour un web de confiance?" Université "La Sapienza". Roma, Vendredi 17 juin 2005; "Esthetique du Web: quelles créations? Quelles transgressions?". Université IUAV di Venezia, Octobre 2005; "Ethique du Web: quelles responsabilités? Quelles actions?" Université "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy, November 2005.


Seventh Annual Ethics and Technology Conference: Ethics at Work - Technology Reshaping the Workplace, Saint Louis University, USA, June 24-25, 2005.


E-CAP2005 Computing and Philosophy, Mälardalen University, Västeras, Sweden, June 2-4, 2005.


IFIP WG 9.2 Computers and Social Accountability: Landscapes of ICT and Social Accountability, University of Turku, Turku, Finland, June 27-29, 2005.


CEPE 2005 Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, July 17-19, 2005.


IFIP 8.2 Working Conference Designing Ubiquitous Information Environments: Socio-technical Issues and Challenges, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 1-3 August, 2005.


Second International Conference on Teaching Applied and Professional Ethics in Higher Education Real World Real People: Ethics in a Virtual World, Roehamtom University and University of Surrey, UK, 30th August - 1st September, 2005.


WITFOR 2005 World Information Technology Forum, Gaborone, Botswana, 31st August – 2nd September, 2005.


ETHICOMP 2005, Linköping, Sweden, 12-15 September, 2005.


16th Annual Conference of the International Information Management Association (IIMA) Information Technology in the 21st Century - Meeting the Challenges of a Changing World, Dublin, Ireland, September 22-24, 2005.


Conference on Academic Freedom Post 9-11 organized by the Harry Crowe Foundation and the Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT), Toronto, Canada, October 28-30, 2005.


ASIS&T 2005 Annual Meeting Sparking Synergies: Bringing Research and Practice Together, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, October 28 - November 2, 2005.


Visions of the Information Society (VIS) EMPA, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, November 3-4, 2005.


21. FIfF-Jahrestagung: Versteckte Computer - Unkontrollierbare Vernetzung, Fachhochschule München, Germany, November 5-6, 2005.


International Conference: "Information Ethics: Agents, Artefacts and New Cultural Perspectives" organized by the Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, the Uehiro Foundation on Ethics and Education, and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, St Cross College, Oxford, UK, December 8-9, 2005.


IADIS200 International Conference e-Commerce 2005, Porto, Portugal, December 15-17, 2005.




transmediale04 Berlin, Germany, January 31 - February 4, 2004.


ACM 19th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Nicosia, Cyprus, March 14-17, 2004.


International Commons Congress University of Maryland, Washington, DC, March 24-25, 2004.


ETHICOMP 2004 Challenges for the Citizens of the Information Society, University of the Aegean, Syros, Greece, April 14-16, 2004.


ris:ome The Life of Mobile Data: Technology, Mobility and Data Subjectivity, University of Surrey, UK, April 15-16, 2004.


CFP2004 The Fourteenth Conference on Computers, Freedom, and Privacy, Berkeley, California, USA, April 20-23, 2004.


ACM-SIGMIS 2004 Careers, Culture and Ethics in an Networked Environment, Tucson, Arizona, USA, April 22-24, 2004.


ICT 2004 Women in ICT 2004, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 12-14, 2004.


15th IRMA International Conference New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, May 23-26, 2004.


E-CAP2004 Computing and Philosophy, University of Pavia, Italy, June 3-5, 2004.


Wizards of OS 3 The Future of the Digital Commons, Berlin, Germany, June 10-12, 2004.


The Ethics of Commerce New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, June 10-13, 2004.


Geistiges Eigentum - Free Content, Free Culture" Workshop of the Berliner Stiftungsverbundkolleg (Alcatel-Stiftung´, Berlin, Germany, June 14, 2004.


Institute of Communication Ethics: Conference "The Age of Information: New Anxieties - New Opportunities", University of Lincoln, UK, June 14-15, 2004.


ECIS 2004 The European Information Systems Profession in the Global Networking Environment, Turku, Finland, June 14-16, 2004.


GIST Gender Perspectives Increasing Diversity for Information Society Technology, Germany, June 24-26, 2004.


Seventh Annual Ethics & Technology Conference Ethical Challenges in the 3rd Millennium, Loyola University, Chicago, June 25-26, 2004.


CATaC'04 Fourth International Conference on Cultural Attitudes Towards Technology and Communication, Karlstad University, Sweden, June 27 - July 1, 2004.


ECIW 2004 The 3rd European Conferences on Information Warfare and Security, University of London, UK, June 28-29, 2004.


EC2004 IADIS (International Association for the Development of Information Society) International Conference e-Society 2004, Avila, Spain, July 16-18, 2004.


Relevant Theory and Informed Practice: Looking forward from a 20 year perspective in IS research Manchester, UK, July 15-17, 2004.


ISBEE Third World Congress of the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics. University of Melbourne, Australia, July 14-17, 2004.


PISTA '04 International Conference on Politics and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications, Orlando, Florida, USA, July 21-25, 2004.


CAP 2004 Computing and Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, USA, August 5-7, 2004.


2004 Americas Conference on Information Systems New York City, USA, August 6-8, 2004.


2nd Global Conference: Visions of Humanity in Cyberculture, Cyberspace and Science Fiction Prague, Czech Republic, August 13-15, 2004.


MoMM 2004 The Second International Conference on Advances in Mobile Multimedia, Bali, Indonesia, August 17-19, 2004.


IFIP 2004 World Computer Congress, Workshop: Social and Ethical Aspects of Information and Communication Technologies in Developing Countries (Workshop in preparation for the World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR) 2005, Gaborone, Botswana, 31st August – 2nd September 2005), Toulouse, France, August 22-27, 2004.


MISRC/CRITO Symposium on the Digital Divide, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, August 27-28, 2004.


Internet Research 5.0: Sussex: 2004: Ubiquity? 5th Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, University of Sussex,UK, September 19-22, 2004.


CIRN2004 Community Informatics Research Network (CIRN), Inaugural Conference and Colloquium: Sustainability and Community Technology: What Does this Mean for Community Informatics? Monash Centre, Prato, Italy, 29 September - 1 October, 2004.


INTERNATIONAL ICIE SYMPOSIUM 2004: Localizing the Internet: Ethical Issues in Intercultural Perspective. Center for Art and Media (ZKM), Karlsruhe, Germany, October 4-6, 2004.


IV Congreso Mundial de Derecho Informático: Políticas y Marco Regulatorio para una Sociedad de la Información de todos. Cuzco, Perú, October 11-15, 2004.


EEI21 The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century, The University of Memphis, October 13-16, 2004.


2nd OCS' On-line Congress Towards What Knowledge Society? Observatory of the Cybersociety, Barcelona, Spain, November 2-14, 2004.


WIDM 2004 6th ACM International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management, Washington DC, USA, November 12-13, 2004.


EC2004 IADIS (International Association for the Development of Information Society) International Conference e-Commerce, Lisbon, Portugal, December 14-16, 2004. 




Professionalism and Ethics in the Computing Curriculum Millennium City Building, Wolverhampton University, Wolverhampton, UK, January 24, 2003.


Politics of Code Oxford Union, Oxford, UK, February 6, 2003.


Cybercrime 2003 Mashantucket, Connecticut, USA, February 9-11, 2003.


Australian Women in IT 2003 Conference University of Tasmania, Hobart Australia, February 19-20, 2003.


First UK Conference in Communication Ethics City University, London, UK, February 28, 2003.


Social Informatics and Law Buffalo, New York, USA, March 14-15, 2003.


Technoscience, Material Culture, and Everyday Life Hong Kong, China, March 26-29, 2003.


CAP Computing and Philosophy, The Department of Philosophy and the Humanities Advanced Technology Information Institute (HATII), University of Glasgow, UK, March 27-29, 2003.


Virginia Tech STS Workshop 2003 "Technologies/Moralities: The Ethical Grammar of Technological Systems, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg (USA), March 28-29, 2003.


CFP2003 The Thirteenth Conference on Computers, Freedom & Privacy: Freedom to Move Think and Speak!, New York, NY, April 1-4, 2003.


The Challenge of Business Ethcis. A Joint Conference Sewyn College, Cambridge, UK (pdf file) (Call for papers), April 7-8, 2003.


Life by Design: Everyday Digital Culture Irvine, California, US, April 11-13, 2003.


The Security Conference Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, April 23-24, 2003.


BITE 2003 The First International Workshop on Business Information Technology Ethics, Angers, France, April 23-26, 2003.


Building the E-Nation: A Social Science Symposium Sydney, Australia, April 24-25, 2003.


2003 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy The Claremont Resort, Oakland, California, USA, May 11-14, 2003.


International Workshop for Technology, Economy, Social and Legal Aspects of Virtual Goods Ilmenau, Germany, May 22-24, 2003.


Media Ecology Association Remapping Communication Environments. Hempstead, New York, USA, June 5-8, 2003.


IS Perspectives and Challenges in the Context of Globalization Athens University of Economics & Business, Greece, June 15-17, 2003.


COV&R Colloquium on Violence and Religion: Passions in Economy, Politics, and the Media In Discussion with Christian Theology, University of Innsbruck, Austria, June 18-21, 2003.


CEPE 2003 Fifth International Conference of Computer Ethics - Philosophical Enquiry. Conference theme: Computer Ethics in the Post-September 11 World. Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (USA), June 25-27, 2003.


Sixth Annual Ethics and Technology Conference Conference theme: Intellectual Property Rights in a Networked World. Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (USA), June 25-27, 2003.


ECEG 2003 The 3rd European Conference on E-Government. Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, July 3-4, 2003.


Hierarchies of Communication Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 4-6, 2003.


Challenging the Frontiers in Global Business and Technology Implementation of Changes in Values, Strategy, and Policy. Budapest, Hungary, July 8-12, 2003.


Second International Summer School Risks & Challenges of the Network Society, Karlstad University, Sweden, August 4-8, 2003.


CAP@OSU Computing and Philosophy at Oregon State University, Oregon, USA, August 7-9, 2003.


LACFREE 2003 Conferencia Latinoamericana y del Caribe sobre el desarrollo y uso del software libre, Cusco, Perú, August 11-13, 2003.


INTERACT 2003 Ninth IFIP TC13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction: "Bringing the Bits together", ETH Zürich, Switzerland, September 1-5, 2003.


The Good, The Bad, and the Irrelevant The User and the Future of Information and Communication Technologies. Helsinki, Finland, September 3-5, 2003.


MoMM2003 The International Conference On Advances in Mobile Multimedia, Perth, Australia, September 10-12, 2003.


Electronically Enabling Communities for an Information Society Research Results, Lessons Learned, Policy Recommendations: A Colloquium. The Centre for Community Networking Research, Monash University, and the New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA, The Monash Centre, Prato (Florence), Italy, September 15-16, 2003. 


TPRC The 31st Annual Telecommunications Policy Research Conference, Arlington, Virginia, USA, September 19-21, 2003.


International Conference on Communities and Technologies Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 19-21, 2003.


III Congreso Mundial de Derecho Informático SCDI/Alfa-Redi : "Encuentro, recuento y cohesión a favor de la modernidad del Derecho y en pos de la INFOETICA" organized by the Sociedad Cubana de Derecho e Informática (SCDI) de la Unión Nacional de Juristas de Cuba, La Habana, Cuba, September 29 - October 3, 2003.


ICEC2003 The Fifth International Conference on Electronic Commerce, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, October 1-3, 2003.


International and Cross-disciplinary Workshop "Technology in a Multicultural and Global Society", NTNU, Trondheim, The Netherlands, October 9-10, 2003.


AoIR 4th Annual Conference Association of Internet Researchers 4th annual conference "Broadening the Band", Pre-conference Workshop on Internet research ethics Toronto, Canada, October 15, 2003.


Building Ethics Into Professionalism Gonzaga University, New Orleans, USA, October 15-17, 2003.


ECOM-03 3rd International Interdisciplinary Conference on Electronic Commerce, Gdansk, Poland, October 16-18, 2003.


IR 4.0: Broadening the Band International and Interdisciplinary Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 16-19, 2003.


INFORMS Eighth Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, October 18-19, 2003.


CAP 2003 International Association for Computing and Philosophy, Australia Conference, Australian National University, October 31 - November 2, 2003.


ALAS XXIV Congreso Latinoamericano de Sociología, Arequipa, Perú, November 4-7, 2003.


ITiRA Information Technology in Regional Areas Conference, Rydges Oasis Resort, Caloundra, Queensland, Australia, November 5-7, 2003.


WbC2004 International Workshop on Web-based Collaboratories - from Centres without Walls to Virtual Community Centres. In connection with the IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet 2003, Algarve, Portugal, November 5-8, 2003.


The 8th International Conference on Information Quality MIT, MA, USA, November 7-9, 2003.


WSIS The World Summit on the Information Society. Geneva, Switzerland (First Phase), December 10-12, 2003.


13th Workshop on Information Technology and Systems Seattle, Washington, December 13-14, 2003.


ICIS 2003 IT Is Everywhere: Impacts on Life, Work, and Learning. Seattle, Washington D.C., USA, December 14-17, 2003.


ITiRA 5th International ITiRA Information Technology in Rural Areas Conference 2003, Caloundra, Queensland, Australia, December 15-17, 2003.


The 2003 International Business Information Management ConferenceCairo, Egypt, December 16-18, 2003.




Professional Ethics in Information Systems. Part of the 35th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS). Hawaii, USA, January 7-10, 2002.


Netzwerk Medienethik Begründungen und Argumentationen der Medienethik, München, Germany, February 21-22, 2002.


Global E-Quality - Rethinking ICTs in Africa, Asia and Latin AmericaInternational Institute of Infonomics, Maastricht, The Netherlands, March 25-27, 2002.


The Twelfth Conference on Computers, Freedom & Privacy Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA, April 12-19, 2002.


2002 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, Oakland, California, USA, May 12-15, 2002.


DIAC-02 Symposium Shaping the Network Society, Seattle, Washington USA, May 16-19, 2002.


Making Common Ground: Methodological and Ethical Issues in Doing Internet Research Nordic interdisciplinary conference and workshop at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway, June 1-2, 2002.


ISTAS'02 2002 International Symposium on Technology and Society: Social Implications of Information and Communication Technology. Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, June 6-8, 2002.


Informing Science Conference Cork, Ireland, June 19-21, 2002.


PDC2002 The Participatory Design Conference, Malmö University, Sweden, 23-25 June 23-25, 2002.


ICII The conference 'Information Cultures and Information Interests' (ICII) a UNESCO European regional pre-conference for the World Summit on Information Society, Mainz, Germany, June 27-29, 2002.


CATaC'02 International Conference on Cultural Attitudes towards Technology and Communication, Montréal, Canada, July 12-15, 2002.


SECIII: Social, ethical and cognitive issues of informatics and ICT Open IFIP-GI-Conference "Dortmund 2002", Dortmund, Germany, July 22-26, 2002.


IFIP 17 th World Computer Congress Montreal, August 25-30, 2002.


II Congreso Mundial de Derecho Informático Universidad Complutense de Madrid, September 23-27, 2002.


Women, Communication Rights, and the Internet World Wide Web, Internet, Cyberspace, September 23 - October 25, 2002.


AoIR 2002 Maastricht, Netherlands, October 13-16, 2002.


The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century (EEI21) The University of Memphis, USA, October 24-27, 2002.


Media Responsibiity Symposium Center for Innovation in Social Responsibility, New York, USA, October 25, 2002.


Academic Integrity Compliance on College Campuses An asynchronous online workshop series moderated by Diane M. Waryold, PhD Executive Director of Center for Academic Integrity, Program Administrator of the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke University, October 28 - November 15, 2002.


Social and Human Capital in the Knowledge Society Brussels, Belgium, October 28-29, 2002.


Face to Face or Cyberspace: Redefining the Human Touch Independence, Ohio, US, November 1, 2002.


Free Software to Free Society? Berlin, Germany, November 1-3, 2002.


ICT Policy Workshop for Civil Society in Africa Addis ababa, Ethiopia, November 6-10, 2002.


World Summit on the Information Society Pan-European Regional Conference, Bucharest, Romania, November 7-9, 2002.


ETHICOMP 2002 The Transformation of Organisations in the Information Age, Universidade Lusiada, Lisbon, Portugal, November 13-15, 2002.


II Congreso internacional de tecnoética y presentación de: European Network for Applied Ethics Epson Foundation/Instituto de Tecnoética and Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, November 14-15, 2002.


Doors of Perception: The Design Challenge of Pervasive ComputingAmsterdam, Netherlands, November 14-16, 2002.


Border Crossings: Media Practice in the Age of Convergence London, UK, November 15-16, 2002.


Information and Knowledge Sharing International Association of Science and Technology for Development, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, USA, November 18-20, 2002.


ASIS 2002 American Society for Information Science & Technology, Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, USA, November 18-21, 2002.


Development by Design: Open Collaborative Design for Sustainable Innovation Bangalore, India, December 1-2, 2002.


Colloque "Ethique numérique" CRIC, Marseille, France, December 5-6, 2002.




Minitrack in Professional Ethics in Information Systems. Part of the 34th Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS). Island of Maui, Hawaii, USA, January 3-6, 2001.


UNESCO International Seminar : Integrating Modern and Traditional Information and Communication Technologies for Community Development. An International Seminar addressing the digital divide in some of the poorest communities of the developing world, Kothmale, Sri Lanka, January 22-27, 2001.


FINE2001 The Second International Workshop for Foundations of Information Ethics, Hiroshima, Japan, February 27-28, 2001.


I. Deutscher Workshop zur Informationsethik. organized by ICIE and Professur für Christliche Sozialethik (Univ. of Augsburg, Germany), February 28 - March 2, 2001.


Workshop: Public Privacy: Theoretical, Ethical, and Political Dimensions of the Public Sphere in the Age of the Internet. Ohio University, USA, April 6, 2001 (webcasted event).


BILETA The leading UK conference on IT law, computers and law, legal education and law and AI April 9-10, 2001.


First International Conference on Human Aspects of the Information Society Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. April 9-11, 2001.


Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) Course and conference organized by Tatjana Aparac (Univ. Zagreb), Tefko Saracevic (Rutgers University), and Rafael Capurro (Univ. of Applied Sciences Stuttgart), Dubrovnik, Croatia, 23-27 May 2001.


ETHICOMP 2001: "Systems of the Information Society". The conference will be hosted by the Technical University of Gdansk, Poland, June 18-20, 2001.


INTEND 2001: "IT for the Disabled", Institution of Electrical and Telecommunications Engineers (IETE), Chenai, India, June 22-25, 2001.


IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology co-sponsored by IEEE Computer Society International Symposium on Technology and Society 2001 (ISTAS '01), July 6-7, 2001.


CMS (Critical Management Studies Conference) University of Manchester, England, July 11-13, 2001.


Intercultural Conference: "The Intercultural World and the Digital Connection" Rochester, New York, July 19-21, 2001.


European Business Ethics Network (EBEN): Business Ethics in the Information and Communication Society, Valencia, Spain, September 12-14, 2001.


7th European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work. Bonn, Germany. September 16-20, 2001.


International Conference on Social Computing (ICSC) Hosted by the University of Bremen, Germany, October 1-3, 2001.


The International Association for Computer Information Systems (IACIS)Vancouver, BC, Canada, October 4-6, 2001.


15th International Symposium Informatics for Environmental Protection:"Sustainability in the Information Society": Workshop: Getting beyond the Digital Divide after the Genoa G-8 Summit, ETH Zürich, Switzerland, October 10-12, 2001.


The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century (EEI21) The University of Memphis, USA, October 18-21, 2001.


WebNet 2001 World Conference on the WWW and Internet, Orlando, Florida, USA, October 23-27, 2001.


2nd Annual Privacy and Security Workshop - The Human Face of Privacy Technology University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 1-2, 2001.


The Future of Intellectual Property in the Information Age Washington, DC, November 14, 2001.


CEPE2001 (Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiries) Lancaster University, UK, December 14-16, 2001.


18. Chaos Communication Congress 18C3: Hacking is not a crime. Berlin, Germany, December 27-29, 2001.




Primer Foro 2000 en torno a la sociedad de la información: "Desafíos en la Sociedad de la Información en América Latina y Europa", UNICOM, Santiago de Chile, January 19-21 2000.


Cyberspace and Privacy: A New Legal Paradigm? Stanford University, USA, February 7, 2000.


Fifth Information Strategies Conference. Focus on Access and Security. The British Library, London, February 7, 2000.


IFIP 8.5 Working Conference on Advances in Electronic Government, Zaragoza, Spain, February 10-11, 2000.


CHI2000, "The Future is Here" ACM Conference on Human Factors In Computing Systems, The Hague, Netherlands, April 1-6, 2000.


CFP2000 - Computers, Freedom & Privacy 2000: Challenging The Assumptions. The 10th Conference on Computers, Freedom & Privacy (CFP), Westing Harbour Castle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 4-7, 2000.


Transatlantic Information Exchange Service (TIES) Third Annual Workshop.Is the Internet Civil Society´s Best Friend? A Transatlantic Perspective, Paris, April 6-7, 2000, Paris.


5th Annual UK Academy for Information Systems (UKAIS) Conference, Cardiff, UK, April 16-17, 2000.


ICEF 2000 Second International Computer Ethics Workshop, Finland, April, 2000.


Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Ethics and (Quasi-) Human Rights."Time for AI and Society" 2000 Convention of the Society for the STudy of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour (AISB-00), University of Birmingham, England, April 17-20, 2000.


Visions of the Self: in Science Fiction, Cyberpunk, and Cyberculture.Elmhurst College, Chicago, USA, April 28 - May 1, 2000.


Cultural Diversity in/and Cyberspace. University of Maryland, USA, May 5, 2000.


The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence Cyberforum. Discussion will be through the Philosophy Society CyberForum chat room, May 1-15, 2000.


Shaping the Network Society. The Future of Public Sphere in Cyberspace. A Directions of Implications of Advanced Computing (DIAC) Symposium, Seattle, Washington, USA, May 20-23, 2000.


2000 Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) International Conference. Anchorage Alaska. Track: Social Responsibility in the Information Age (G. Dhillon, T. Moores), May 21-24, 2000.


Conference on the Internet and Governance. Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, May 30, 2000.


Harvard Conference on the Internet and Society. Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, May 31 - June 2, 2000.


VI. Österreichischer Kongress für Philosophie, Sektion "Medienphilosophie / Philosophy in Cyberspace" Österreichische Gesellschaft für Philosophie. Linz, Österreich, June 1-4, 2000.


Women, Work and Computerization 2000 (WWC2000): Charting a Course to the Future, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June 7-11, 2000.


ECIS 2000 A Cyberspace Odyssey. Vienna, Austria, July 3-5, 2000.


CATaC'00 Cultural Attitudes Towards Technology and Communication organized by the Murdoch University, Perth, Australia and Drury College, Missouri, USA, July 6-8, 2000.


The Seventh Annual Conference of the AAPAE (Australian Association of Professional and Applied Ethics): "Applied Ethics in the Third Millennium" Topic of Particular Interest: Ethics and new Technologies, St John's College, University of Queensland, Australia, July 7-9, 2000.


International Seminar on Education and Training (ISET 2000): The Role of Information and Communication Technology Topics of particular interest: Distance Learning and Virtual Teaching, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 11-12, 2000.


CEPE 2000 Computer Ethics: Philosophical Enquiry. In Cooperation with the ACM SIG on Computers and Society, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (USA)(Conference Co-Chairs: Deborah G. Johnson, James H. Moor, Herman T. Tavani), July 14-16, 2000.


Second World Congress of Business, Economics, and Ethics: "The Ethical Challenges of Globalization" organized by the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics (ISBEE) in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 19-23, 2000.


Fifth Annual Ethics and Technology Conference Topics of Particular Interest: Rights and Responsibilities, Privacy and Surveillance, Chicago, IL, USA, July 21-22, 2000.


Computing and Philosophy (CAP) Conference. Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA, August 10-12, 2000.


The 13th Annual Conference of the European Business Ethics NetworkCambridge, England. Ethics: Leadership and Accountability, September 12-14, 2000.


Internet Research 1.0: The State of the Interdiscipline First Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers, University of Kansas, Lawrence KS, USA, September 14-17, 2000.


KnowRight 2000: Information Property, Intellectual Property, and New Tecnology jointly organized by KnowRight 2000 and InfoEthics Europe, Vienna, September 27-29, 2000.


Learning 2000: Reassessing the Virtual University. Topics of particular interest: Intellectual Property and Online Learning, Digital Discourse, Roanoke, Virginia, USA, September 27-30, 2000.


EEI21 - Memphis: "The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century", An Annual Scholarly Symposium, The University of Memphis, TN, USA, October 5-8, 2000.


Décimo encuentro latinoamericano de facultades de comunicación social, São Paolo, October 23-26, 2000.


The Information Survivability Workshop. Boston, USA, October 24-26, 2000.


Webnet 2000 World Conference on the World Wide Web and Internet, San Antonio, Texas, USA, October 30 - November 4, 2000.


Privacy2000: Information, Security & Ethics in the Digital Age. Adam´s Mark Hotel, Columbus, Ohio, USA, October 31 - November 1, 2000.


Morality and Its Other(s): A National Conference on Moral Norms and Public Discourse. Themes of particular interest: Moral Norms and the Politics of Censorship, Cultural Pluralism, Albion College, Albion, MI., USA, November 9-11, 2000.


AICE2000. 2nd Australian Institute of Computer Ethics Conference, Camberra, Australia. The theme is: "Computer Ethics - why bother?", November 11-12, 2000.


Infoethics 2000 Third UNESCO Congress on Ethical, Legal and Societal Challenges of Cyberspace: Right to universal access to information in the 21st century, Paris, November 13-15, 2000.


Designing Digital Environments - Bringing in More Voices. PDC 2000 (Participatory Design Conference) Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility, New York, NY, November 28 - December 1, 2000.


International ICSC Symposium on Multi-Agents and Mobile Agents in Virtual Organisations and E-Commerce (MAMA 2000) Wollongong, Australia, December 11-13, 2000.




University of Pretoria, Department of Information Science, School of Information Technology: Moral and Legal Challenges of the Information Era, May 24-25, 1999.


AICEC99 1st. Australian Institute of Computer Ethics Conference, Swinburne University of Technology, Lillydale Campus, Melbourne, Australia, July 14-16, 1999.


ICC 99 (International Institute of Communications, London) 30th ICC Annual Conference: The Emerging Knowledge Society. The Implications for Commerce, Culture & Communities, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 7-9, 1999.


ETHICOMP 99 The Fifth International Conference on the Social and Ethical Impacts of Information and Communication Technologies organized by the Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility (CCSR, De Montfort University, UK)Rome, Italy, October 6-8, 1999.


Simposio Latinoamericano y del Caribe: Las tecnologías de información en la sociedad. Uso e impacto presente y futuro, Aguascalientes, México, October 13-15 1999.


EEI21 - The Ethics of Electronic Information in the 21st Century. An Annual Scholarly Symposium at The University of Memphis, October 7-10, 1999.


Workshop on Constructivism and Information Ethics, Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences, Germany, November 18-19, 1999.




INFOethics'98 The Second UNESCO Conference on Information Ethics, Monaco, October 1-3, 1998.


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