Rebecca focus is upon the philosophical concept of self in an age of social media, asking how the Delphic Injunction to ‘Know Thyself’ is possible in our current technological age.
Joachim Wiewiura works in political philosophy and the intellectual history of public spheres.
Václav Janeček works on the "PETRAS: Cybersecurity of the Internet of Things” project.
JJosh's current research agenda centres on the implications of big data, artificial intelligence and automation on politics, business and society at large.
Carl Öhman is a doctoral candidate at the Oxford Internet Institute, his interests fall at the intersection between economic sociology and ethics
1 October 2107 1 June 2020 Carl Öhman The Wallenberg foundation This research project looks at the increasing commercialization of so called digital human remains (data left on the Internet by deceased users), a phenomenon referred to as the Digital [...]
1 June 2017 30 May 2019 Dr Jenny Krutzinna Microsoft This project will investigate the possibility of a European Code for Data Donation, its feasibility, its advantages, and the possible difficulties that may be encountered in its formulation and adoption. The sharing of data for [...]
David Watson What is data science? Why do machine learning algorithms perform so well on some problems and so poorly on others? How can institutions come together to help improve our standards for model design and testing? Despite the rapid growth and apparent ubiquity of data science in recent years, little [...]
September 2016 March 2020 Corinne Cath Alan Turing Institute (ATI) This research looks at the politics and ethics of Internet governance through the technical management of the Internet’s infrastructure. It aims to give insights into how the technology underling the Internet’s digital [...]
1 January 2016 1 December 2016 Professor Luciano Floridi Microsoft Data analytics provides huge opportunities to improve private and public life, especially in the health sector (medical data analytics, henceforth MDA). Such a potentially highly positive impact is coupled to significant ethical challenges. The extensive use [...]