The poliTEam contributed its work and other presentations to the four-day virtual conference on the Philosophy of Human-Technology Relations. The conference organized by Peter-Paul Verbeek at the DesignLab of the University of Twente explores the relations between humans and technologies at the intersection of philosophy, design, ethics, art, and engineering. Bruno Gransche spoke about the […]
The anthology “Das geteilte Ganze. Horizonte Integrierter Forschung für künftige Mensch-Technik-Verhältnisse” (Unofficial translation: “The shared whole. Horizons of integrated research for future human-technology relationships”), edited by Prof. Arne Manzeschke (Evangelische Hochschule Nürnberg) and Dr. Bruno Gransche (Universität Siegen), has now been published by Springer VS. The anthology provides a comprehensive overview of the integrated research […]
A Ulysses Pact with Artificial Systems. How to Deliberately Change the Objective Spirit with Cultured AI
Bruno Gransches article “A Ulysses Pact with Artificial Systems. How to Deliberately Change the Objective Spirit with Cultured AI”, written in relation to his presentation at CEPE 2019, has now been published in the CEPE Proceedings 2019.
From Nov 28th to 29th, 2019, the Status and Networking Meeting of the BMBF was held in Berlin. It was centered around the announcements “Autonomous Roboters for Assistance Functions: Interactive Basic Skills” („Autonome Roboter für Assistenzfunktionen: Interaktive Grundfertigkeiten“) and “Robots for Assistance Functions: Strategies of Interactions” („Roboter für Assistenzfunktionen: Interaktionsstrategien“).
Sebastian Nähr and Bruno Gransche spoke at SPT (the Society for Philosophy and Technology) at the Department of Philosophy at Texas A&M University, College Station/Texas, USA. The conference dealt with technology and power. With the presentation “Oh Lord – Please Don‘t Let Me Be Misunderstood: Ihde, Ricoeur, and learning systems” Gransche addressed men-machine relations and […]
Bruno Gransche presented the project poliTE at CEPE (Computer Ethics—Philosophical Enquiry) at Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia/USA. The conference was organised by the International Society for Ethics and Information Technology and the Ionian University Research Team IHRC (Information: History, Regulation and Culture) and took place in May 2019. This year’s topic was risk and cybersecurity. Bruno […]
On June 25th and 26th, 2019, our fourth project meeting was held at CITEC in Bielefeld. In the course of the meeting, the results of the first half of the project were reflected, discussed with the Advisory Board, and tailored to the demands of the second half of the project.
Themed “Bringing Technology to the people” the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research takes on and realises projects dealing with Human-Machine-Interaction. All these projects aim at a humancentered development of technology that takes into account the actual, current and urgent needs of humankind. At the Fachkonferenz “Integrierte Forschung” we met fellow ELSI researches and developers […]