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The 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (IEEE TrustCom-13) will be held in Melbourne, Australia on 16-18 July, 2013.


 First joint CEPE-ETHICOMP conference, June-July 2014

 Important dates:

  • Expressions of interest due: March 31, 2013
  • Full proposals due: May 31, 2013

Date February 8 2013
Time: from 09.30 till 17.30
Venue: 25, avenue de Beaulieu 1160 Brussels 

Presentation and discussion of the outcome of the Onlife initiative: Come, discover and react to the Onlife Manifesto. Engage and discuss societal expectations for policy-making in a computational era!
Program now available. CLICK HERE to download it.

The Philosophy of Data, by David Brooks, NY Times


Friday May 10, 2013, Kungshuset, Lundgård - http://www.fil.lu.se/index.php?id=18880

This workshop is held as part a recently launched multi-year project of the "Lund University Knowledge and Information Quality Research Group (LU-IQ)." The workshop addresses all aspects of the Philosophy of Information and Information Quality.

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 1 May, 2013
  • Full Paper Submission Deadline: 1 August, 2013

Dear Colleagues:

As the study of the philosophy of information (PI) is developing in the world, the 1st International Conference on Philosophy of Information in China will be held. This is the call for papers for the first International Conference on Philosophy of Information (ICPI 2013) and details about the meeting. We are cordially looking forward to your active response.

The Center for Digital Ethics & Policy at Loyola University Chicago will be holding its 3rd annual International Symposium on Digital Ethics on October 4th, 2013.  The keynote speaker will be Douglas Rushkoff.

Topics might include privacy, anonymity, grieving, free speech, intellectual property, hacking, scamming, surveillance, information mining, transparency, digital citizenship, or anything else relating to ethical questions and digital technology, or ethical use of digital technologies in journalism, advertising and public relations.

This year topic is 'Minds, Machines and Morals". However, papers concerning other areas related to ICTs, AI and Philosophy of Computing will be welcome too.