Media Appearances by Jeroen van den Hoven
Jeroen van den Hoven appointed as Chair Data Ethics Committee UWV (Government organisation with 20.000 employees that deals with Social Benefist in The Netherlands)
Jeroen van den Hoven, professor of Ethics and Technology at TU Delft and chairman of the Data Ethics Committee, likes to stand with 'the boots in the mud'. 'The stakes are high at UWV: nearly 20,000 people work on a crucial dimension of our society: social security. More than 10 million Dutch citizens pay social security contributions, a large number of which make direct use of UWV services. This is about something.' (DUTCH)
What’s the most dangerous emerging technology? For this week’s Giz Asks, we reached out to a number of experts to find out. Quote: “What makes synthetic biology the most dangerous emerging technology isn’t the science—it’s us humans.”
Jeroen van den Hoven
Professor, Ethics and Technology, Delft University of Technology, and the co-author of Evil Online
New technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and drones bring new ethical issues. Can a drone film civilians? Do citizens want that? These and many other interesting questions were discussed on 11 February during the webinar 'Ethics and technology in the public sector'.
The webinar focused on the collaboration between TU Delft and the province of Zuid-Holland and the upcoming research of PhD candidate Joost Krijn Mollen into ethics and technology at the province. Jeroen van den Hoven is the promotor of Joost Krijn Mollen.
The European Commission appointed 15 new members of the new European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies (EGE). Jeroen van den Hoven, professor in Ethics and Technology at TU Delft, has been reappointed.
Social media giant Facebook is under fire from advertisers because it would do too little about racism and hate speech. How could it come to this and can the company still be held accountable for its responsibility? We ask different experts. Jeroen van den Hoven is one of the interviewed expert. (In Dutch)
The digital transformation theme is one of the major global transitions that offer opportunities at national and international level. During a round table on this theme, stakeholders explored together what is needed to be able to develop and adopt new digital applications faster and better. In Dutch
Response on the European Commission white paper: On Artificial Intelligence – An European approach to excellence and trust
Jeroen van den Hoven contributed with his expertise together with the other members of CLAIRE to this response on the European Commission white paper. (CLAIRE- Confederation of Laboratories for Artificial Intelligence Research in Europe)
Paul van Liempt talks to Jeroen van den Hoven, professor of Ethics & Technology at TU Delft, about the corona crisis and the big tech companies: "We have to take back control ourselves." (De Nieuwe Wereld) IN DUTCH