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* Maja van der Velden - Invited
 
* Maja van der Velden - Invited
 
* Hans Kullin - Invited, interested and talk to him.
 
* Hans Kullin - Invited, interested and talk to him.
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* Brit Stakston - Invited, would like to come. Talk more after the 10th May.

Revision as of 09:19, 6 May 2010

Ethics is a proposed theme for FSCONS 2010 the 6-7th of November 2010 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Description

How does new technology influence our moral values, and are recent developments in society on a par with contemporary values? During this theme, we will explore the multifaceted issue of contemporary ethics. Is it morally acceptable to share digital artifacts with your friends, and if it is, what does that say about the ethics of new regulations and laws seeking to criminalise or introduce harsher punishments for such actions? The theme will try to find an answer to these questions, as well as to pose the question of what is morally acceptable in todays society, and the influence of this.


Responsibility

The responsibility is defined generally for all themes in the FSCONS 2010 Themes page.


Speakers

Travel details
Name Contact person Title Abstract Biography Arrival Departure Accommodation Budget Scheduling Status
Glyn Moody Jonas Öberg Ethics of Intellectual Monopolies With Jonas Not received yet 5 Nov (flight from UK London airport) 7 Nov (flight to UK London airport) Hotel (w/ breakfast) Paid in full by FSCONS (budget line 5.2.1) 6 Nov @ 14.15 OK
Mathias Klang Jonas Öberg File sharer? Go to jail! With Jonas Not received. - - - - 7 Nov @ 10.45 OK
Lars Sandman Jonas Öberg TBA Not received. Not received. - - - - 6 Nov @ 10.00 OK
Brit Stakston from JMW Jonas Öberg The Ghosts of Social Media With Jonas Not received. - - - - 7 Nov @ 15.15 OK

The following people have been invited, but declined, or is avaiting replies:

  • Elin Palm - Declined (out of country)
  • Roland Alton-Scheidl - Negotiating
  • Steven Levy - Invited
  • Pekka Himanen - Invited
  • Maja van der Velden - Invited
  • Hans Kullin - Invited, interested and talk to him.
  • Brit Stakston - Invited, would like to come. Talk more after the 10th May.