We are excited to bring back our in-person Information Ethics Roundtable conference from March 31 – April 2, 2023. For questions about the speaker series, please contact Matt Kopec (firstname.lastname@example.org). For other questions about the IER, please contact Don Fallis (email@example.com) or Kay Mathiesen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We live in an “information society.” Information and information technologies are increasingly essential to our social, economic, and political interactions. Given this, serious reflection on information ethics is imperative. “Information ethics” studies the value questions that arise in the creation, control, and access to information. The Information Ethics Roundtable is a yearly conference, which brings together researchers from disciplines such as philosophy, information science, communications, public administration, anthropology and law to discuss the ethical issues such as information privacy, intellectual property, intellectual freedom, and censorship.
Professor Of Philosophy and Computer Science
Don Fallis is a Professor of Philosophy and Computer Science at Northeastern University. His research interests include epistemology, philosophy of information, and philosophy of mathematics. His articles on lying and deception have appeared in the J…