Call for Papers
Zagreb Applied Ethics Conference 2017: The Ethics of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
5-7 June 2017 in Zagreb, Croatia
Applications due: 10 April 2017
The Society for the Advancement of Philosophy invites you to participate with a paper presentation in the Zagreb Applied Ethics Conference 2017: The Ethics of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, to be held from the 5th to the 7th of June 2017 in Zagreb (the exact venue to be announced soon). Plenary lectures at the conference will be given by professor Gianmarco Veruggio (Genoa) and professor Bojan Jerbić (Zagreb).
The aim of the conference is to gather philosophers and scholars from other disciplines who will present papers on various ethical aspects of robotics and artificial intelligence (e.g. industrial, military, medical and healthcare robots, robots in entertainment, robots as personal companions, the moral status of robots and AI, artificial moral agents, responsibilities for the design and functioning of robots and AI systems, the impact of robotics and AI on human society).
We invite you to participate in the conference with a paper presentation no longer than 20 minutes (each presentation will be followed by a 10-minute discussion). If you wish to present a paper in the conference, please fill in the attached Application Form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10 April 2017. Notification of acceptance will be sent to authors by 16 April 2017.
For more information, visit the conference website: www.upf.hr/en/zaec-2017
Please, feel free to forward this e-mail to your colleagues who might be interested in participating in the conference.
For the Organizing Committee,
Tomislav Bracanovic, President
Mihovil Lukić, Secretary