Ethics and Social Philosophy of the Digital Society

I am the head of the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence group at the Institute of Cognitive Science at the University of Osnabrück. My team works on contemporary critical philosophy of the digital world. Our projects cover the ethics of AI, data protection and Big Data, digital technology and power, and digital enlightenment.

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Predictive Analytics and Predictive Privacy: Data ethics and data protection in the age of AI and Big Data BIFOLD Summer School, Berlin, 24 June 2022.

Introduction to the Ethics of AI – Lecture at University of Osnabrück, Winter Term 2021/22, full recordings.

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News | Dates

23. September 2019

Transitioning to TU Berlin

I’m happy to announce that as of October I will transition to the newly founded Excellence Cluster Science of Intelligence at Technische Universität Berlin....

21. September 2019

New article on “Human-Aided AI” out

My article Menschengestützte Künstliche Intelligenz. Über die soziotechnischen Voraussetzungen von «deep learning» just appeared in Zeitschrift für Medienwis...