Professor Luciano Floridi has been granted the Weizenbaum Award

The College is pleased to announce that Professor Luciano Floridi, Fellow of St Cross  and member of the Philosophy Faculty and of the Department of Computer Science, is this year's recipient of the Weizenbaum Award for his "significant contribution to the field of information and computer ethics, through his research, service, and vision”.

The award is given every two years by by the International Society for Ethics and Information Technology (INSEIT) "in recognition of Joseph Weizenbaum’s groundbreaking and highly influential work in computer ethics in the 1970s, which helped to shape the field as we know it today".

Professor Floridi will deliver the Weizenbaum Address and receive the award at the 2013 CEPE Conference in Lisbon next June.  

By Monica Esposito - 2012-09-17 11:17