Applied philosophy examines the questions that are most central and relevant to the ways that we live our lives. Many of these questions are epistemic in nature, since questions about what can be known, understood, and reasonably believed, and questions about how we ought to understand the world around us relate directly to our lives. Applied ...continue reading "Applied Epistemology Research Retreat and Workshop"
Plagiarism: A Conference on the Identification, Processing, Prevention and Cultural Context of Plagiarism
Tuesday, April 3 to Thursday, April 5, 2018
Announcements from ORI and Indiana University
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U.S. Office of Government Ethics releases its
Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2018-2022
OGE is pleased to present its Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2018 through 2022. We invite you to read the Plan here:
The Plan reflects OGE's ongoing commitment to its important mission of preventing ...continue reading "U.S. Office of Government Ethics strategic plan"
APPE 2018 Conference
Vivian Weil Lecture
featuring Eleonore Pauwels
The Vivian Weil Lecture is held to honor the memory of Dr. Vivian Weil, Professor of Philosophy and former director of the Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions at the Illinois Institute of Technology. Dr. Weil was a founding member ...continue reading "APPE – Vivian Weil Lecture"
Message from the Executive Director
From: Kirk Hanson
Subject: Position Description for Executive Director of Markkula Center for Applied Ethics
You probably know that I am stepping down as Executive Director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa ...continue reading "Executive Director position – Markkula Center"
Call for Abstracts - Workshop
Brain-based and Artificial Intelligence: Socio-ethical Conversations in Computing and Neurotechnology
May 10-11, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois
Organized by the Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions,
Illinois Institute of Technology
This workshop seeks to explore the convergences and disparities in approaches to intelligence in neuroscience and computer science. It will reflect on how brain-based intelligence is similar to artificial intelligence and also ...continue reading "Workshop on socio-ethical conversations – Chicago"
Join us for the pre-conference 2018 Ethics Center Directors Summit
Thursday, March 1st
The Ethics Center Directors Summit is the largest gathering of ethics center leadership in the country. It happens every year as part of the APPE annual conference. If you direct an ethics center or are thinking about starting one, join us at the next annual conference to connect with peers and share best practices for leading an ethics center.
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Authors On The Program
Drue H. Barrett and Leonard W. Ortmann
Public Health Ethics: Cases Spanning the Globe
This Open Access book highlights the ethical issues and dilemmas that arise in the practice of public health. It is also a tool to support instruction, debate, and dialogue regarding public health ethics. Although the practice of public health has always included consideration of ethical issues, the field of public health ethics as a discipline is a relatively new and emerging area. There are few practical training ...continue reading "APPE – Authors on the program and more"
APPE is pleased to announce that Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity, a pre-conference workshop, will be held in conjunction with the Twenty-seventh Annual Conference of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics.
The workshop will be a forum for novice and experienced ethics educators to learn about new and in-development resources for teaching research ethics, scientific integrity, and science and engineering ethics broadly. A combination of ...continue reading "APPE – Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity"