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LIDA Seminar: Big Data and Ethics

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Clarendon Wing Lecture Theatre Via Worsley Building

University of Leeds

Clarendon Way

Leeds

LS2 9NL

United Kingdom

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The Leeds Institute for Data Analytics is pleased to announce another seminar in our series showcasing data analytics.

For this session we welcome Professor Chris Megone, Dr Jon Fistein and Baroness Onora O'Neill. Professor Megone is a Professor of Interdisciplinary Applied Ethics at the University of Leeds. His talk is titled "Pre-empting an ethical backlash". Dr Jon Fistein is a Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Leeds, and instructor for Learning Tree International and the Founder of Fistein Enterprises Ltd. His talk is titled "Me and my (digital) shadow".

Baroness Onora O'Neill, our main speaker, is a philosopher and a crossbench member of the House of Lords. She is the president of the Society for Applied Philosophy and is the Chair of the Equality and Human Rights Commission. Baroness O'Neill's talk is titled "Data ethics and the ethics of communication" which will cover topics including communicative acts vs communicative content, data protection, informed consent and privacy.

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15:15 Arrival and Registration at Clarendon Wing Lecture Theatre

Directions: Access the lecture theatre via the Worsley Building. Clarendon Wing is linked to the Worsley Building by two walkways - one on Level 7 and one on Level 5. The level 7 walkway enters Clarendon Wing on Level D. The lecture theatre is on your left as you enter Clarendon Wing. This will be signposted.

15:30 Professor Chris Megone: "Pre-empting an ethical backlash"

15:45 Dr Jon Fistein: "Me and my (digital) shadow"

16:00 Baroness Onora O'Neill: "Data Ethics and the ethics of communication"

17:00 Networking reception at LIDA Staff Room, Level 11 Worsley Building

18:00 Close

We look forward to welcoming you.

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Clarendon Wing Lecture Theatre Via Worsley Building

University of Leeds

Clarendon Way

Leeds

LS2 9NL

United Kingdom

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